Purpose: As reflected in its Bylaws, Standing Boy, Inc. (SBI) is a 501(c)(3) organization that exists to:
First, protect and preserve the natural beauty and abundant resources of Standing Boy property for the benefit of present and future generations;
Second, create, maintain, and manage a spectacular natural-surface trail system that is consistent with the natural state of the property; and
Third, leverage the natural beauty of the property and the trail system to
- support sound forestry management and ecological practices on the property,
- foster healthier, happier lives through physical activity in a natural environment, and
- promote understanding, appreciation, and stewardship of nature.
Initial Directors: The initial directors and the end of their terms are as follows. Subsequent directors will serve four-year terms.
|Blake Melton (Chair)||August 31, 2025|
|Hank Moore (Secretary and Treasurer)||August 31, 2025|
|Will Peek||August 31, 2024|
|Keith Wills||August 31, 2024|
|Jack Hughston||August 31, 2023|
|Reggie Luther||August 31, 2023|
|Gardiner Garrard||August 31, 2022|
|John Turner||August 31, 2022|
Standing Boy Trails Fund: Four of the directors constitute the advisors to the Standing Boy Trails Fund at the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley: Blake Melton (lead advisor), Gardiner Garrard, Reggie Luther, and John Turner.