Alex Johnson, President

Alex attended Oglethorpe University and received a B.A. in Politics and attended Georgia State Law school for his Juris Doctor. While at Oglethorpe, he helped found the College Republicans in 2003. In 2009, he became involved in the DeKalb County Republican Party and DeKalb County Young Republicans serving as Secretary, Vice Chair and eventual two-term Chairman of the DeKalb County Young Republicans.

He has served within the DeKalb County Republican Party as an Executive Committee member, Senate District Chair, and General (Legal) Counsel, as well as being the Republican candidate for the Georgia State Senate in District 41 in 2010 against Democrat Steve Henson, losing but garnering approximately 43% of the vote.

Alex ran for Georgia GOP Chairman in 2013, 2015, and 2017 (receiving 40%, 45%, and 47% of the vote, respectively). He has also founded Advance the GOP, an informational effort to improve the Republican Party in Georgia by holding politicians accountable to the Republican principles that they claimed to support when they took office.

He received the National Federation of Republican Assemblies (NFRA) President's Award for Activism in 2017, and was also elected to serve as the Southern Regional Vice-President for the NFRA.

As his paying job, Alex practices law throughout Georgia, focusing on both personal injury and civil rights litigation, as well as representing businesses. He lives in Dunwoody, Georgia with his wife, Andrea.

Frank Molesky, Southeastern Regional Director

Frank Molesky serves as the NFRA Southeastern Regional Director and lives in Cobb County, Georgia. He also previously served as the third President of the Cobb County Republican Assembly chapter, succeeding Debra Williams, before turning that position over to Debbie Fisher. Frank Molesky served for a term as the 3rd Vice President of the GRA until he was elected as the new Southeastern NFRA Director in the autumn of 2019. Retired now after a successful career as financial advisor for many years, Frank has been active in the Republican Party and in the Republican Assembly all the way back since the 1964 Republican National Convention from California. He loves to travel.

Nathan Porter, Treasurer

Nathan Porter was elected to serve as the Treasurer for the GRA after James B. Jordan resigned from the position. Nate was the founding leader of the Fulton chapter of the GRA formerly and was elected as the Chairman of the 6th Congressional District GOP organization. He runs a bookkeeping firm in Alpharetta.

Nathaniel Darnell, NFRA National Director for GA

Nathaniel serves as the NFRA Director of the GRA (taking over for Ron Hooper in that position after he retired) and as the Chairman of the Cobb County Republican Assembly. Prior to that he served as the 3rd Vice President of the GRA. He was also formerly elected to serve as the Vice Chair of Communications for the Cobb County Republican Party in 2019, and has been elected to the GAGOP State Committee for several years. He first started working in Georgia Republican politics in 1996, working for eight different Republican state legislators over the course of eight legislative sessions, including Tom Graves in his freshman year as a state representative, and Casey Cagle when he was still a minority-party state senator. He also served State Senator Mike Crane (R-Newnan), State Rep. Mitchell Kaye (R-Cobb), State Senator Billy Ray (R-Gwinnett), and others. He served as a state committee member for the Georgia Republican Party in the 11th Congressional District for seven years, as the Executive Director of the Cobb County Republican Party for three years. Nathaniel holds a juris doctorate with Oak Brook College of Law and works as a licensed financial advisor and insurance professional in Georgia. 

Debra Williams, NFRA National Director for GA

Debra Williams serves as the lady NFRA National Director for Georgia, succeeding Kay Godwin. In addition, Debra serves as the Chair of GRA Events and has previously served as the second President of the Cobb County Republican Assembly and the Vice Chair of Membership for the Cobb County Republican Party. Prior to that she was elected to serve on the Kennesaw City Counsel.

Michael Davis, Assistant Secretary

Michael Davis serves as the Assistant Secretary of the GRA and was previously the founding President of the Cobb County Republican Assembly chapter. Having graduated from Sprayberry high school and studied business marketing at Perimeter college, Michael worked as a marketing and sales manager for a Fortune 500 company from 2001 to 2005 (responsible for training and managing 75 sales reps). He thereafter worked as the telecommunications director for T-Mobile until 2007. He founded the company "Local Boys Lawn Care" in 2007. He has volunteered as a delegate and committee member of the Cobb GOP and 11th Congressional District since 2012. He was elected as the 44th House District Chair in 2013 and the Vice Chair of Fundraising for the 11th District GOP in 2015. He now serves as the 2nd Vice Chairman of the Cobb County Republican Party under Jason Shepherd. Michael has been married to his wife Katie for over 12 years and has two beautiful children, Lillian and Brennen.

Joanna Hildreth, Secretary

Joanna Hildreth serves as the Secretary of the GRA as well as one of the leaders of the NWGRA in Catoosa County, Georgia

Abigail Darnell, 3rd Vice President

Abigail serves as the 3rd Vice President of the GRA and as the Vice President of Georgia Right to Life. Abigail is a homeschool graduate who is passionate about Personhood. She began volunteering at Dalton's pregnancy resource center as a teenager and assisted her family in starting the Northwest GRTL chapter in 2016. She married Nathaniel Darnell in the summer of 2020, and is expecting their first baby in November 2021.

She served for five years as Secretary on the board of the L'Abri Symphony, a non-profit community orchestra in Dalton, Georgia. She has trained and volunteered with the Center for Bioethical Reform, doing campus outreach and street activism. She also worked as a writer and correspondent for a conservative talk radio show in Chattanooga, TN.

Norine Cantor, 2nd Vice President

Norine attended UNG and received her AA in Business Administration. Also, attended the Leadership Institute to learn how to effectively run a grassroots campaign.

Norine is actively involved in the local GOP as Events Chair, and other local political organizations. She has been involved in politics for many years and has had active roles in running campaigns including being an Intern for Congressman Paul Broun.

Norine volunteered for Candidate Trump and passionately supported and voted for him.  If you have more questions, please call or email.

Brant Frost V, 1st Vice President

Brant is the Chairman of the Coweta County Republican Party (CCRP) serving since March 2013. He previously served as 1st Vice Chairman of the CCRP from 2011 to 2013 and served as a delegate to the 2012 Republican National Convention.

Brant was born and raised in Georgia and has lived in Coweta County since childhood. Brant or “Five” (as his friends call him) has served as a volunteer in the campaigns of Gary Bauer, Saxby Chambliss, and Sonny Perdue. He also served as county campaign manager for Jeff Chapman and Max Wood in 2010.

In 2010, Brant was appointed to serve as Vice Chairman of the Newnan Urban Redevelopment Agency. In 2013, he was appointed Chairman of the agency.

In 2011, Brant was elected as 1st Vice Chair of the Coweta County Republican Party (CCRP). In late 2011, Brant worked closely with Mike Crane in Crane’s successful bid to win a special election to the state senate. Brant would go on to serve as a legislative aide to Senator Crane in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 sessions of the Georgia General Assembly. In April 2012, Brant was elected to represent the Third Congressional District of Georgia to the Republican National Convention in Tampa serving as the youngest delegate from Georgia.

Brant was elected as Chairman of the CCRP without opposition in March of 2013; and elected to the GAGOP State Committee on April 20, 2013. In March 2015, Brant was re-elected CCRP Chairman unopposed. Also in March, Brant successfully led the effort to stop a proposed rules change to the GAGOP rules that would have created greater obstacles to participation in the party process.

Brant served on the Resolutions Committee at the 2012 and 2013 GAGOP state conventions. He is a co-founder of and has written for as well as other political websites. As a young Christian Conservative Brant has always striven to conduct himself in a manner that would be a credit to his Lord, his family, and his country.