#9: Wes Cook & Martina Gibboney
Wes Cook is 28 and originally from Atlanta, Georgia, but came to Blairsville via Clermont, Florida. He is married to his beautiful wife Sara, and they have four children! He is the Sales and Brand Growth Director at Chick Fil-A, and he and his family have lived in Blairsville for a little over a year. They love Blairsville, the schools, the scenery and especially the people! His hobbies include reading, spending time outdoors, and spending time with his family. They have a special place in our heart for foster children. His in laws are foster parents, and have adopted four children! Wes is thrilled to be a part of this amazing event.
Martina Gibboney is a freelance writer, nationally published in multiple, influential sewing magazines. She loves to design, sew, create, dance, and was the 2016 DWNGS Mirror Ball winner. She was a majorette for 5 years in school. In her late 20’s she took up dancing, jazz, tap and ballet, and became a dancer for Atlanta Dance Unlimited for 5 years. Her favorite dance role was playing Little Bo Peep, in the production of Babes in Toyland. In the mid 90’s she took up Interior Decorating and was named one of the top 3 Romantic Designers in Atlanta Magazine.
She now lives in Suches with her husband, dog and four cats, (amorously referred to as Elly May by her husband) where she enjoys the beautiful scenery while sewing, designing, and keeping in shape by going to Jazzercise classes. She is a member of the American Sewing Guild, the Gaddistown Homemakers and believes in giving back to the community.