Roman Gaddis and Twyla Bryant

Roman Gaddis is a currently serving as a City Council Member for the City of Dahlonega and is employed as the Executive Director of Technology for the Dawson County School System.  He graduated from UNG with a BBA in Finance and UGA with a Masters in Instructional Design and Development.  Roman enjoys cycling, kayaking, hiking, and playing music.  He plays mandolin in a local group called Ugly Cousin, the bluegrass band, Blue Billy Grit and occasionally plays with Radford Windham and Step Back Cadillac.


Twyla Bryant is a Gainesville native who is excited about the great things God has planned for her.  She graduated with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Dance from Brenau. Twyla achieved many awards and leadership positions.  Twyla began dancing at age 4 with Gainesville Ballet.  Some of her most memorable performances include: Clara (The Nutcracker), and The Sugar Plum Fairy (The Nutcracker). Twyla helped start Expansions, a dance ensemble made of local dancers where she has served as a dancer, a choreographer, and assistant director.  Expansions has now had two shows.   Recently, Twyla has started Mystical Shadows Dance Ensemble, in which she is the current resident choreographer.  Twyla has many goals for her life, she hopes to have her own non-profit dance studio that travels around the United States, spreading the love of dance to both adults and children, and therapeutic dance for those with special needs.