Katie Connell, ’05, was appointed by Georgia Gov. Nathan B. Deal to the Georgia Commission on Child Support. She began her four-year term on May 1.
Connell is a partner of Atlanta’s Boyd, Collar, Nolen & Tuggle and serves clients facing a variety of family law matters, including divorce, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, custody and post-divorce matters. Connell also provides pro bono legal services, serving as a guardian ad litem to children involved in contested custody battles. Among many other accomplishments, she has served on the State of Georgia’s Electronic Child Support Worksheet Task Force, held leadership roles with the State Bar of Georgia’s Family Law Section Executive Committee and the Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law Inn of Court, and chaired the State Bar of Georgia’s Young Lawyers Division Family Law Committee. She also frequently contributes to The Huffington Post.