Congratulations to TRED Board Members Harry Brock and Mark Webb on their Heart of the Community Awards

Congratulations to TRED Board Members Harry Brock and Mark Webb on their Heart of the Community Awards

We are so grateful for Harry Brock and Mark Webb and their service to TRED. Congratulations to both for their well-deserved Heart of the Community Awards.

Mark WebbMark Webb

A native of St. Simon’s Island, Georgia and a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College. Mark received his law degree from Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University.

He has been a trial attorney with the law firm Brinson, Askew, and Berry for 30 years.

His Community Service Activities:

  • Rome Jaycees
  • Dancing with the Stars Cast
  • Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Participant
  • Murder Mystery Theatre for Floyd Against Drugs
  • Strike Out Child Abuse Team Member
  • NAIA Team Host committee
  • Up the Creek without a Paddle Ride
  • Foster Care Parent’s Night Out
  • Rome Hand Cyclist Race
  • R.A.C.E. Rome Kids Triathlon
  • Rome Children’s Academy
  • Junior Service League Follies
  • CRBI Volunteer
  • Cystic Fibrosis Theatre Fund Raiser
  • First United Methodist Church
  • Georgia High School Mock Trial
  • SPLOST Campaign Advocate

Board Participation:

  • Hospitality House, Past Chair
  • Coosa Valley Cycling Association, Past Chair
  • Heart of the Community Board, Past-Chair
  • Coosa Country Club
  • TRED (Trails for Recreation and Economic Development)

Mark and his wife Renee are the parents of one daughter, Alisa.

Nominated by Dr. J. Paul Ferguson-“ Mark has continually demonstrated his love and commitment to the Greater Rome Community.”

Harry BrockHarry Brock

A native of Rome, Harry truly loves this community. He graduated from the University of Alabama before returning to Rome.  Before entering real estate and starting his own business, he worked in the bicycle industry.

He has contributed to the enhancement of our community through his more than 20 years of active volunteer service.

His Community Service Activities:

  • Downtown Development Authority – Past Chair
  • Rome-Floyd Chamber of Commerce – Past Chair
  • Rome-Floyd Development Authority – Past Chair
  • Greater Rome Convention and Visitors Bureau – Past Chair/Current Board Member
  • Heart of the Community – Past Chair
  • Local Organizing Committee for Tour de Georgia – Past Chair
  • Leadership Rome Graduate
  • Leadership Northwest Georgia Graduate
  • Leadership Rome and High School Leadership Rome Coordinator
  • Vice-Chairman Open Door Children’s Home
  • Past Board Member of YMCA
  • Founding Member and  Board Member of TRED
  • Member of Rome-Floyd Land Bank Authority
  • Former Board Member of Georgia Highlands College Foundation
  • Recipient of the Wesley F. Johnson Award of Merit for Leadership
  • Recipient of the William M. Fricks Award for Downtown Development

Harry and his wife, Dawn, are parents of two children, Bailey and Cooper.

Nominators have said of Harry: “Harry is known to all those “who work behind the scenes” as a trusted friend, one who personally gets things done/makes things happen and someone who leads with integrity with the best interest of our citizens and community at heart.”

“Harry is engaged in our community in so many ways, he has a servant’s heart, he gives his time for the right reasons.”  Allison Watters

 

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