• June 19, 2019
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Join us for our Luncheon on June 19th at 11:30 am at Piedmont Church.

Our Guest Speaker: Andy Gaines – General Manager of the Strand Theater

Our Monthly Sponsor: ASC Group

Our Caterer: Rafferty’s

About our Speaker:

Andy Gaines was born in Cobb County and is the General Manager at the local, historic and nonprofit Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre located on the Marietta Square. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Georgia in 2005 and immediately hit the road managing large scale events. In 2007, his team won the Grand Ex award, highest in the field, Best Experiential Marketing Campaign for the tour Studio Moto.
Andy was pulled back into the entertainment industry in 2008 when Tyler Perry Studios opened for production. He worked on Atlanta productions such as Due Date, Fast Five and Detroit 187 for ABC before moving to Los Angeles to continue working in the field. After working on such productions as Neighbors, Revenge on ABC and The Wedding Ringer, he moved with his wife back to their home county of Cobb in 2014.
He is actively involved with the Kiwanis Club of Marietta, serving on the Board of Directors and as K Kids club advisor to West Side Elementary. He also serves on the board of directors for the Marietta Arts Council, Marietta Welcome Center, Cobb International Film Festival, and serves on the Student Governance Team at West Side Elementary.
He loves working in the events, entertainment and nonprofit world. He looks forward to more ways to give back to this incredibly supportive community. He resides in Marietta with his amazing wife Casey, two-legged tornado of a son William, and baby brother Theodore. He is eager and thrilled to help support diversity in the arts and children in Marietta, to help mold the next generation of leaders in the community.

Event Location


570 Piedmont Church, Marietta, GA, US, 30066