Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Allen Edwards – District 2 School Board
Allen Edwards is a local businessman that has been a resident of Pike County for 17 years. He is married to Kelley Cochran Edwards, a certified teacher that grew up in the Pike County School system who is an active substitute teacher and volunteer in each of the schools their two children attend.
Allen is President of Personnel Options, Inc., a regional Human Resource Management Firm which currently has 5 offices. He is responsible for all aspects of the business which last year paid approximately 5,500 employees. He is also the co-owner of the local fitness center, Racquethause South. Allen has served in leadership roles on many committees and groups which include the Griffin / Spalding Chamber of Commerce (Chairman, Board of Directors), Rotary Club of Griffin (Board of Directors, President), Griffin Area Personnel Association (President), Georgia Staffing Association (Board of Directors) and the Griffin / Spalding Development Authority.
As the representative for District 2 on the School Board, he brings an understanding of business, process and planning for the future while listening to the needs of the faculty and students. Our future is bright in Pike County and we can ensure it will be brighter as we develop our students while improving the environment in which they learn and our teachers train.