Tree Board

Regular Meetings

  • City Hall
    21 North Avondale Plaza
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
  • Phone: 404-294-5400

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes.


Jay West, City Tree Officer and Arborist
Brad Jones, Chair 
Patricia Calcagno 
Jim Darnell 
Susie Deiters 
Christi Granger 
Katherine Hendrix 
Lindsey Marcec 
Tracy McClendon 
Tryon Rosser 
Steve Sanchez 

The Tree Board members are appointed by the mayor and serve two-year terms.


It is the responsibility of the Tree Board to study, investigate, counsel and advise the city manager who will administer a written plan for the care of trees and shrubs in parks, along streets, and in other public areas, to include the following:

  • Planting
  • Preservation
  • Pruning
  • Removal or disposition  
  • Replanting

Tree Care Plan

Such plan will be presented annually to the governing body and upon its acceptance and approval shall constitute the official comprehensive City Tree Plan. The Tree Board, when requested by the governing body, shall consider, investigate, make findings, report and recommend upon any special matter or question coming within the scope of its work.