Foundation Recognized at 2022 UMAC Awards Gala


On March 31, 2022, United Methodist communicators from across the connection gathered for the United Methodist Association of Communicator’s virtual awards gala. The Georgia United Methodist Foundation received First Place in the Visual Design Print or Electronic Category for the redesign of our 2021 Fall and Summer Faith & Money Newsletters.

The North Georgia Conference Communicator Sybil Davidson received Third Place for their Weekly Update in the eNewsletter Category. Davidson, the Rev. Blair Boyd Zant, and Robbie Pancake (Digital Media Consultant), also received Third Place in the Multi-Media Category for the Conference's "So Be It" Lenten Digital Worship Resources.

UMAC also inducted the Rev. Dr. Donald Wood, Executive Director, Emeritus, of Good News TV (GNTV) into the Hall of Fame. He was the Executive Director of GNTV from its beginnings as a cable television channel in 1976 to an Audio/Video/Lighting Production Ministry that provides event support for more than 30 events per year. He retired in 2012. He has successfully supported events across the United States and in more than 15 countries worldwide.

Each year, UMAC recognizes excellence in communication through an extensive awards program that encompasses print publications, digital publications, writing, internet communications, video production, audio, photography, visual design, publicity/advertising, and media presentations.