John Walton

John Walton

JJohn Walton has been on the GreyStone board since 2001 and formerly served as vice chair. A graduate of the University of West Georgia in 1973, John is retired from Builder Specialties and owns John Walton Builders and Rental in Paulding County. A member of the Civil Service Board for Paulding County, he served his county as a Paulding County commissioner from 1987 to 1990. He currently serves as the vice president of the Board of Directors for the Paulding County Builders Association and was on the Paulding County Planning and Zoning Board from 1991 to 1995. He is a former member of the Paulding County Hospital Board, the Advisory Board for Georgia State Bank and the Board of Directors of Westside Bank. He has also served on the OPC/GTC/GSOC Advisory Board.

Through the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), he has earned his Credentialed Cooperative Director (CCD) certification and the Board Leadership Certificate (BLC). He currently serves as GreyStone’s delegate at NRECA national meetings.

“It is an honor to represent GreyStone Power members on their Board of Directors. While we have challenges ahead, in the past we have shown that we have strength in numbers. That strength will lead us to success. My goal as a board member has been to provide reliable service at competitive rates. I will continue to do all that I can to be sure that this tradition of excellent service at reasonable rates continues,” he says.

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