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1CountyLineSeptember2014SEPTEMBER2014KellyJasonDorothyRobertRenandForsythCountyCommissionerBrianTam CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net210305MedlockBridgeRoadJohnsCreekGA30097770.622.3081www.harrynorman.comatlantanorth3265SugarloafClubDriveDuluthGA30097770.495.7660www.harrynorman.comsugarloafcountryclub4230OldAlabamaRoadAlpharettaGA30022770.442.3838www.harrynorman.comcountryclubofthesouth3AreAOfficestOserveAllYOurreAlestAteNeedsTToRealEstateAgentsHARRYNORMANRealtorsbcuwhvpvnbuinmddynmicnvinmnndcuufcbin.MoreTopAgentsMoreListingsMoreCommunicationMoreEnergyMoreBusinessHARRYNORMANRealtorsihpcwhbuinhppn.ExpriencewhyhpwfHARRYNORMANRealtorsiighfyu.JoinusJoyJonesSeniorVicePresidentManagingBroker 3CountyLineSeptember2014GeorgiasmosttrustedhandsbehindeverysurgeryThelatestdiagnosticservicesandtreatmentsareonlyasgoodastheteamperormingthem.AtNorthsideourskilleddoctorsandnursesperormmoresurgeriesthananyotherhospitalinGeorgia.Weprovidealeveloexperienceknowledgeandcompassionatecareyouwontfndanywhereelse.Visitusonlineatwww.northside.com. CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net4COVERSTORY16PRODUCINGRESULTSNOTJUSTRHETORICDEPARTMENTS6FromthePublisher22BacktoSchoolPaparazzi1612 5CountyLineSeptember2014FEATURES8CommunityRelations12NewLeaderNewFocus14DynamicDuoLeadsWoodwardNorth24IminaGoodPlaceNowCOUNTYLINECOMMUNITY10OptimistClubDonatestoChildrensHealthcareofAtlanta212014WineWomenandShoesBUSINESSFOCUS26NorthGeorgiaVeinInstitute28ChildrensHealthcareofAtlanta24814 CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net6BrianTamhasbeenservingasForsythCountyCommis-sionerforDistrict2since2005.HebelievesthatproducingresultsspeaksloudesttothoseheservesandwhenyoureadaboutthemanyaccomplishmentsthatBrianhasmadeoverthepastnineyearsyoullbeimpressedwithhiscommitmenttomakeadifferenceinForsythCounty.AsalwaysitwasapleasuretoworkwithBrianandthephotoshootwiththeTamfamilywasincrediblyfunBeforeEmoryJohnsCreekHospitalopenedinFebruary2007Di-rectorofCommunicationsBevMillerhadbeenworkingfornearlyayeartointroducethehospitalsservicestothecommunityandestablishrelationshipsandpartnerships.Todayshefocusesoneducationforcommunityhealthandengaginginandwiththecommunity.ThanksBevforallyoudotohelpJohnsCreekbeahealthiercommunityInJanuary2013Rev.ShaunKingofciallytookoverastheseniorpastoratJohnsCreekBaptistChurch.BesuretoreadaboutShaunandthechangeshehasmadewhilecontinuingtohonorthelegacyandhistoryofJohnsCreekBaptistChurch.WoodwardNorthhasstartedtheir2014-15schoolyearwithanewprincipalBethMarienandanewassistantprincipalSeanTwiss.BothmaybenewtotheirpositionsbuttheyhavebeenatWoodwardAcademyformanyyears.YoullbeimpressedwhenyoureadaboutthisdynamicduoIwanttothankBridgetODonnellforsharingherexperiencewithanorexia.Bridgetwantedtotellherstorytoencouragethosewithanorexiaandothereatingdisorderstoseekhelpandtoknowthatrecoveryispossible.PleasereadaboutBridgetsexperienceandshareherstorywithanyoneyoumayknowwhoissufferingwithaneatingdisorder.TheBusinessFocusthisissueisonNorthGeorgiaVeinInstituteandChildrensHealthcareofAtlanta.Inadditiontobeingunsightlyspiderandvaricoseveinscancauseserioushealthis-sues.BesuretoreadaboutthetreatmentoptionsofferedbyDr.PeterWrobelandhistrainednursingstaffatNorthGeorgiaVeinClinic.Backpacksareaconvenientwaytocarryallthosebookstofromandaroundschoolbuttheycanalsocauseproblems.BesuretoreadtheinformationChildrensHealthcareofAtlantahasprovidedaboutthebesttypeofbackpacksandhowtowearthemtopreventpotentialproblems.ThankyouPrincipalDawnMelinofRiverTrailMiddleSchoolandPrincipalAlyssaDegliumbertoofJohnsCreekElementaryforhavingmeattheirOpenHousesforBacktoSchoolPaparazziEnjoythereadingenjoythephotosandenjoythisissueofCountyLineRespectfullyJudyLeJeunePublisherFromthePublisher 7CountyLineSeptember2014PublisherJudyLeJeuneSugarcaneJudyaol.com678-787-3551Editorialeditorcountylinemagazine.netAdvertisingadvertisingcountylinemagazine.net678-787-3551GraphicDesignSummertimeGraphicsWritersKathleenKraynickCindyLombardoCoverCoverStoryPhotographyMarkNajjarAtlantaStudios770-448-0192OntheCoverKellyJasonDorothyRobertRenandForsythCountyCommissionerBrianTamPhotographedatChattahoocheePointeParkCountyLineispublishedbySugarcaneCommunicationsLLC.NoadvertisingeditorialorphotographsinCountyLinemaybereproducedwithoutthepermissionofSugarcaneCommunicationsLLC.24669copiesofthisissueweredeliveredtoallthehomesandbusinessesintheeasthalfofJohnsCreekandSouthForsyth.CountyLine3651PeachtreeParkwaySuite222SuwaneeGA30024678-787-3551www.countylinemagazine.netForallyourskincareneedsDiagnosisTreatmentofSkinCancerTreatmentofSkinHairLossNailDiseasesAcneWartsMolesPsoriasisEczemaetc.SclerotherapyforFineLegVeinsLasersVbeamVascularLaserforRosaceaandTreatmentofLegandFacialVeinsLaserHairRemovalAllSkinTypesYagforFacialRejuvenationandCO2forWrinklesandScars.CosmeticBotoxDysportXeominJuverdermRestylaneRadiesseBeloteroVoluma3370PaddocksPkwySuwaneeGA30024Off141ClosetoBPGasStation3850PleasantHillRd.DuluthGA30096BetweenPeachtreeIndustrialBufordHighway3331HamiltonMillRd.Suite1106BufordGA30519AcrossfromtheKrogerShoppingCenterGabrielleM.SabiniMDCharlesJ.DouchyMDMatthewJ.ReschlyMDA.DamianDharMDStephanieS.GardnerMDAnjanaM.PatelPA-CSaraA.BarrPA-CStaceyOlivierPA-CScarlettMeltonPA-CKarlyKincaidPA-CAllBoArdCertifiedNorthAtlantaDermatologyAdultPediatricDermatology770.814.8222www.nhaanam.cm CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net8WhenEmoryJohnsCreekHospitalEJCHopeneditsdoorsinFebruary2007DirectorofCommunityRelationsBevMillerhadalreadybeenworkingformostofthepreviousyearpreparingtointroducethehospitalsservicestothecommunity.BeforestartinginthispositionBevcontributedtothecommunityasavolunteer.Shemovedherein1994withherhusbandBobandtheirdaughtersKimberlyJenniferandCourtney.Asastay-at-homemomwithaMastersdegreeinTaxationBevworkedwiththePTAandoncommitteesatherdaughtersschoolsandservedinnumerousleadershiprolesatFindleyOaksRiverTrailandNorthview.WhatIenjoymostisbe-ingapartofcreatingandmovingeffortsforwardfromthestartsaidBev.Sowhencitizensbeganthepro-cesstomakeJohnsCreekitsowncityBevjoinedtheeffortandwasafoundingmemberoftheCommitteeforJohnsCreek.Atameetingshewasapproachedbyanothermemberaboutapplyingforapositionincom-munityrelationsatEJCH.Ihadntworkedprofession-allyinover20yearssaidBevbutIcouldntpassuptheopportunitytoworkforthisnewhospitalthatwasgoingtobesuchanintegralpartofourcommunity.PriortotheopeningandthroughouttherstfewyearsofoperationBevsfocuswasoncreatingawarenessofthehospitalsservicesestablishingrelationshipswiththecommunityandpartneringwithlocalorganizations.Todayhereffortsfocusonthreecomponentseduca-tionforcommunityhealthhospitalengagementinthecommunityandhospitalengagementwiththecommu-nity.Bevorganizesandimplementsannualeventsthatcon-tributetoeducatingmembersofthecommunity.LadiesNightOuttakesplaceeachyearonthethirdThurs-dayinOctober.Inadditiontoprovidingeducationalmaterialsandcomplimentaryhealthscreeningsthisisafun-lledeveningofshopping.InearlyMaytheCommunityHealthFestival5KScrubRunprovidesbothahealth-orientedandfun-lledexperienceforallages.Theeventkicksoffwitha5Kfollowedbytheopportunityforcomplimentaryhealthscreeningsandtomeetandlearnabouttheservicesofmedicalpro-viders.LaunchedthispastFebruarytheGoRedeventcelebratedAmericanHeartMonthandwomenshearthealthbyinvitingthebusinesscommunitytohearaspeakerreceivecomplimentaryhealthscreeningsandlearnaboutthewarningsignsandriskfactorsofheartdisease.Beviscurrentlydevelopingathreeyearstrat-egyandactionplantoaddressndingsofthemostrecentCommunityHealthNeedsAssessment.byJudyLeJeuneCommunityRelations 9CountyLineSeptember2014ThroughouttheyearBevworksonengagingthehos-pitalwiththecommunitywhichinvolvessponsorshipsofcommunityorganizationsandparticipationineventssuchastheAmericanHeartAssociationsannualHeartWalkandCanCaresannualInHarmonyforCancerfundraiser.AdditionallytheannualHolidayWorkshopisalwaysoneofmyfavoriteeventstoorganizebe-causethevolunteerturnoutofmedicalandadministra-tivestafffromthehospitalisincrediblesaidBev.WepartnerwithlocalschoolsscoutsandtheJohnsCreekFireDepartmentthatsellsbar-b-queplatestobenettheGeorgiaFireghtersBurnFoundationallpartoftheCitysFoundersWeek.ThiseventhasgrowneachyearandisawonderfulholidaycelebrationforEJCHandforthecommunity.Bevcoordinatesandmanagesthosewhoservethehos-pitalasvolunteersandeverysummersheoverseesthecollegeandVolunTEENprogram.TeensfromlocalhighschoolscompleteanapplicationfortheprograminspringandBevscreenstheapplicationsandselectsparticipants.Therearearound150applicantseachyearand25ofthoseareselectedfortheprogramsaidBev.Therearesomanybrighttalentedstudentswhoareinterestedinpursuingcareersinhealthcare.Choosingthosewhowillparticipateisadifcultpro-cessformebutImamazedwhenIamabletoworkwiththeseincrediblydedicatedstudentsandknowthattheVolunTEENprogramatEJCHishelpingthemtopre-parefortheirfuturesinhealthcare.ThroughouttheyearBevworksinpartnershipwithlocalschoolsandscouttroopsprovidingtoursofthehospitalandop-portunitiesforscoutbadgesinhealth-relatedcatego-ries.FurtherengagingEJCHwiththecommunityBevisamemberofcommunityorganizationsandhasalsoservedaspresidentoftheJohnsCreekBusinessAsso-ciationpastandcurrentchairoftheJohnsCreekCon-ventionandVisitorsBureauandiscurrentlyservingasthepresidentoftheRotaryClubofJohnsCreekNorthFulton.BevwaselectedforthreetermstotheJohnsCreekCityCouncilforPost6andservedasMayorProTemuntilAugust2013.BevsumsupherworkatEmoryJohnsCreekHospitalbysayingAsDirectorofCommunityRelationsIseemyprimaryroleasestablishingrelationshipsinthecommunityeffectivelyleveragingthoseconnectionsandseekingopportunitiesthatwillmakeEmoryJohnsCreekHospitalTHEhospitalofchoiceinthecommunity. CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net10TheSawnee-CummingOptimistClubrecentlycontrib-uted2718.46toChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaCHOAForsythCounty.ThedonationwasderivedfromtheproceedsoftheClubs2014charitygolftournament.ProceedsfromthetournamentalsobenettheClubschildrensprograms.ThecheckwaspresentedtoBethBuursemaManagerofCommunityOutreachatCHOAForsythCounty.TheSawnee-CummingOptimistClubhasbeenahugeblessingBethsaid.Theywereoneofthersttowel-comeusthreeyearsago.Wesharethesamemissionofdoingwhatsbestforchildren.Weappreciatetheoppor-tunitytopartnerwithanorganizationthatworkstohelpothersinourcommunity.JodiSmiththeClubsgolftournamentcommitteechair-personsaidTheSawnee-CummingOptimistClubandChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaForsythCountyhavepartneredthelastthreeyearsforourannualcharitygolftournament.ItstrulyanhonortoteamwiththemforthiseventthatbenetsthechildrenofForsythCounty.BothorganizationsstrivetoBringouttheBestinKidsencom-passingtheOptimistmottoandmakingthispartnershipaperfectt.ClubpresidentRandyODelladdedTheSawnee-CummingOptimistClubisproudtosupporttheworkofChildrensHealthcareofAtlantainForsythCounty.Ourmutualregardforthewell-beingofchildrenmakesraisingthesefundsenjoyableandrewarding.Wecanpromotethegoalsofoptimisminourcommunityandsupportanorganizationthatchildrenneed.Theoutcomeisfunandbenecialforall.OptimistClubDonatestoChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaBethBuursemaleftChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaacceptsacheckfromtheSawnee-CummingOptimistClubgolftournamentchairpersonJodiSmithrightandotherclubmemberswhovolunteeredatthetournament. 11CountyLineSeptember20142014ChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaInc.Allrightsreserved.OtherfacilitiesmighttreatchildrenbuttheyrenotChildrensHealthcareofAtlanta.FrombrokenbonestocancerweretheonlyhealthcaresysteminAtlanta100dedicatedtotreatingkids.Tolearnmoreortondthelocationnearyouvisitchoa.orglocations.IFYOUDONTSEEHOPEWILLITSNOTCHILDRENSHEALTHCAREOFATLANTA.CHILDRENSATFORSYTH-410PEACHTREEPKWY.CUMMINGCHILDRENSATNORTHPOINT-3795MANSELLROADALPHARETTA CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net12Dynamic.Energetic.Engaging.SeveraladjectivescometominduponbeginningaconversationwithJohnsCreekBaptistChurchSeniorPastorReverendShaunKing.Hearinghisstoryandlearninghisvisionforthefuturemakesitclearthatleadingthechurchintothenext20yearsiswhatShaunhasbeenuniquelycalledtodo.BorninRossvilleGeorgianeartheTennesseestatelineShaundidnotattendchurchregularlyasachildbutdescribeshishomeasanenvironmentoflovewherefamilymemberswerecompassionateanddemonstratedstrongfaith.IllnesskeptShaunsbrotherhospitalizedfrequentlyandShaunsaysthatwitnessinghisstruggleanditsimpactontheirfamilywasthemostformativeexperienceofhisyouth.Shaunbeganattendingchurchasayoungteenandbecameinvolvedintheyouthpro-gram.TherewiththesupportofhisyouthpastorandtheotherteenswhogatheredregularlyatchurchShaunfoundstabilityandstrengthalongwiththedawningofhisfuturecalling.ShaunwasalsoactiveinKeyClubrisingtothelevelofDistrictGovernorforclubsinTennesseeandKentucky.ThroughKeyClubhehadtheopportunitytotravelandtobeginwhatwouldbecomealifeofspeakingaswellastorecognizethevalueofstrongadultmentors.MymentorsinKeyClubhesaysdevelopedpartsofmethatIdidntsee.AfterhighschoolShaunattendedCarson-NewmanCol-legeinJeffersonCityTennesseewhereheearnedade-greewithadoublemajorinReligionandPsychology.Hedescribeshiscalltoministryasanevolutionratherthanasingleexperience.Thecallisalwaysaprocess.Godisnevernishedcallingoutofapersonwhattheyaremeanttodoandbe.ItwasalsoincollegethatShaunmethiswifeLaura.AftermarryingthecoupleheadedtoRichmondVir-giniawhereShaunattendedBaptistTheologicalSemi-naryearningaMastersofDivinitywithanemphasisonHomileticsthecompositionanddeliveryofsermonsorhomiliesandPastoralCare.ShaunhasservedchurchesinTennesseeVirginiaMarylandandFlorida.JohnsCreekBaptistChurchJCBCwasfoundedin1993undertheleadershipofDr.BillSelfwholedtheFirstbyKathleenKraynickNewLeaderNewFocus 13CountyLineSeptember2014BaptistChurchofChambleetorelocatetoitscurrentlo-cationonMcGinnisFerryRoadinacommunitythatwasjustgettingstarteditself.For20yearsJCBChasen-joyedphenomenalgrowthinbothmembershipandtheconstructionofworshipandfellowshipspaceclassroomsandrecreationalfacilities.Asthechurchapproachedits20thanniversaryDr.SelfannouncedhisretirementandchurchleadersbegantosearchforanewSeniorPastorwhowouldbeuniquelysuitedtoleadthechurchintoitsnexteraofministryandmission.Rev.ShaunKingwascalledtoJCBCinOctober2012andbeganofciallyinJanuary2013.HeandLauramovedtoSouthForsythwheretheirtwosonsattendmiddleschool.LaurawhoownedabakeryinTennesseeandhastaughtschoolinseveralstatesisaculinaryartsteacheratLambertHighSchool.ComingintohisroleasSeniorPastorShaunbegantomakechangeswhilehonoringthelegacyofhispre-decessorandthecongregationshistory.Iamdeeplyhumbledbybeinginvitedtowalkalongsidethepeopleofthischurch.TheyhaveawonderfulheritageofseekingtobethepeopleGodcallsthemtobe.IamgratefulforBillahostofleadersandateamofgiftedstaffmin-isterswhoseloveforpeopleradiatesthroughalltheydoShaunshares.Asignicantchangehasbeentheupgradetoandadditionoftechnologysystems.Thechurchwebsitewasredesignedandasocialmediapresenceestablishedtomakeiteasierfornewcomerstolearnmoreaboutthechurchandforexistingmemberstondinformation.Theyhaveincorporatedmultimediatechnologiesintotheworshipserviceandnowofferalivevideostreamofthe11amSundayservice.Shaunpointsoutthatthelivestreamreachesanumberofaudiencesincludingthosewhowanttovisitonlinebeforeattendingaswellasmemberswhomaybehomeboundortraveling.ThroughoutitshistoryJCBChasservedasagatheringplaceintheJohnsCreekCommunity.AnumberoflocalorganizationsincludingtheRotaryClubandJohnsCreekChamberofCommerceholdmeetingsthere.Thechurchhousesapreschoolandoffersanumberofsportsprogramsincludingsoccerbasketballandcheerleading.LookingaheadShaunexplainsthatthechurchisataturningpointoneatwhichtheyreturningoutward.Wehavebeenuniquelygiftedandblessedandmyhopeisthatthenext20yearsisfocusedonservingthecommunityaroundusandtheworldbeyondthat.Intheenditsnotreallyaboutmenorisitevenaboutthischurch.Itsabouttheincredibleopportunitywehavetoexperienceandsharealovethatchangeseverything.SeehoweasyitistotransformyourqualityoflifeScheduleanappointmenttodayandletusempoweryouwithahearingsolutionasindividualasyouare.HearingbeginswithYOUDr.DeborahWoodwardDoctorofAudiologyHearMore.Anywhere.Anytime.770-814-12604045JohnsCreekParkwaySuiteBJohnsCreekwww.johnscreekaudiology.comWeAcceptallMajorInsurancePlansSaturdayAppointmentsAvailable CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net14Adynamicnewadministrativeteamislead-ingWoodwardNorthWoodwardAcademyssatelliteelementaryschoolinJohnsCreek.This2014-2015schoolyearmarksthe25thyearofthiscampus.BethMarienisthenewprincipalafterservingthepastsevenyearsasWoodwardNorthsassistantprincipal.SeanTwissaformerteacheratWoodwardAcademysmaincampusinCollegeParkisthenewassistantprincipal.Withapassionforinnovativelearningthatbeganinchildhoodbothleadersbringexperienceenergyanddedicationtotheirnewpositions.BethisaGeorgianativewhogrewuponafarminLawrenceville.Hermotherwasalsoherkinder-gartenteacherandhelpedtoinspireBethsloveforeducation.FromherearlyyearsteachingdollsandstuffedanimalsfromherbedroomdeskBethal-waysbelievedshewouldbecomeateacher.Cer-tainteachershelpedreinforceherpassion.Ihadahighschoolbiologyteacherwhowasincredible.ShemadebiologycomealiveformeBethsaid.SheenjoyedhersmalltownlifeandwasacheerleaderwhileattendingCentralGwinnettHighSchool.Ilovedmysmallgroupoffriendswewerecloseknitandenjoyedalongfriendshipshesaid.BethattendedGeorgiaSouthernCollegewheresheearnedaBachelorsdegreeinEarlyChildhoodEd-ucation.AsshewasstartingherteachingcareerBethmarriedandmovedwithherhusbandMiketoCanada.Therethesmall-townsoutherngirlwashiredasaninstructionalaideanddrovehighschoolstudentstowork-studyprogramsonicyroadsout-sideofEdmontonAlberta.ThecouplereturnedtoGeorgiainthemid-1980sandsettledinFloweryBranchwheretheyhavelivedfor28years.BethtaughtpreschoolforthreeyearsbeforeapplyingtoWoodwardNorth.ItookajobthatwasidealforayoungmotherasaninstructionalaideinWoodwardNorthsPre-Kprogram.ThefollowingyearIbecamealeadteacherinPre-Kforveyearsthentaught3rdgradeforayearand2ndgradefor10yearsBethsaid.DuringthoseyearsherchildrenAmyandMichaelattendedWoodwardNorththenWoodwardAcad-emysmaincampusinCollegePark.WhileworkingandraisingherfamilyBethearnedaMastersinEducationfromBrenauUniversityandanEducationLeadershipCerticationfromtheUniversityofGeor-gia.Shecreditshermentorsforhelpingleadhertohercurrentposition.BethsaidFormerAssistantbyCindyLombardoDynamicDuoLeadsWoodWardNorthAssistantPrincipalSeanTwissPrincipalBethMarien 15CountyLineSeptember2014PrincipalElizabethDaywasamentorsinceIbeganworkingattheschool.AfterteachingIshadowedherforayearbeforebecomingassistantprincipal.FormerPrincipalLeeVincentalsohadahugeim-pactonme.AwayfromschoolBethenjoysspend-ingtimeonLakeLanierwheresheandMikehaveacabin.ThecouplerecentlypurchasedasmallplanethatMikepilots.Iamaquietco-pilotwithagoaltolearntolandtheplaneBethsaid.SeangrewupinRensselaerNewYorkastheyoung-estoffourchildren.AbouthischildhoodyearsSeansaidIwasalwaysoutsidedoingsomethingandplayedbasketballfromthetimeIcouldwalkuntilIlefthighschool.Hisninthgradehistoryteacheropenedhismindtoacareerinteaching.ThatswhenIdecidededucationwastherouteIwantedtotakeSeansaid.AftergraduatingfromColumbiaHighSchoolinNewYorkSeanmovedtoGeorgiaandearnedhisBach-elorsdegreeinMiddleSchoolEducationconcen-tratinginmathandhistoryfromtheUniversityofGeorgia.HisfrstjobwasinDeKalbCountyatCedarGroveMiddleSchoolteachingeighthgradeGeorgiahistory.TheNewYorknativelearnedGeorgiahistoryonthejob.WhileatCedarGroveSeanmetDenisealsoateacherandtheyweremarriedinJune2002.ThefollowingyearhewashiredtoteachseventhgradehonorsmathatWoodwardAcademysmaincampus.OvertheyearsSeanalsotaughtUnitedStateshistoryandcoachedvariousWoodwardsportsteamsincludingmiddleschoolgirlssoftballandbas-ketballmiddleschoolcrosscountrygirlslacrosseandboysbasketball.DeniseteachesatWoodwardsmaincampuswheretheirtwogirlsHayden11andAlexis9attend.SeanearnedhisMastersdegreeinLeadershipandAdministrationfromWaldenUni-versity.HismentorEdNotestineWoodwardAcade-mysmiddleschoolheadmasterhelpedtoguidehimthroughleadershiprolestohiscurrentpositionasassistantprincipal.OurgoalistohelpteachersbeinnovativeintheclassroomandaidstudentsinlearningSeansaidabouthisnewposition.BethandSeanwereinspiredbyteacherswhomadeanimpactontheireducation.NowtheywanttofosteracreativeenvironmenttomakeanimpactatWoodwardNorth.BethsaidWewanttoserveourteachersandWoodwardfamiliesbyprovidingsupportforourstudentstobecomecriticalthinkersethicalproblemsolversandglobalcitizens.BoardCertifiedPediatricDentistOnedoctorpracticeChildrenofallagestreatedParentswelcomeintreatmentareasIn-networkwithmostinsurancesLowRadiationDigitalX-raysSedationSpecialNeedsDentistry10475medlockbridgeroadsuite501johnscreek678-822-9818www.pdJohnsCreek.comWhereGreatSmilesBegin CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net16 ForsythCountyCommissionerBrianTambelievesthathisrecordofaccomplish-mentsspeakloudesttohisconstituents.Thepublicwantsresultsnotrheto-ricsaidBrian.AndresultsthatimproveForsythCountyarewhatBrianhasworkedtowardandaccomplishedduringthenineyearshehasservedasCommis-sionerforDistrict2.InhisthirdtermBriansinterestinservingasacommissionerbeganwithasituationrelatedtohisprofessionasarestaurateur.AftergraduatingwithaBachelorsdegreeinHotelandRestaurantManagementfromPurdueUniversityBrianstartedhiscareerworkingforseveralnationalrestaurantchains.In2001whilemanagingarestaurantinCummingBrianrealizedthatwithnoalcoholsalesallowedonSundaytheCountywaslosingoverhalfamilliondollarsannuallyintaxrevenue.HepresentedthisinformationalongwithstatisticstotheBoardofCommissionersandtheissuewasputontheballetthenextyear.AfterthebillpassedtoallowthesaleofalcoholinrestaurantsonSundayBrianwasaskedtositontheboardoftheCumming-ForsythChamberofCommerceandheservedasco-chairoftheSplost5Committeein2003.OthersinlocalorganizationsfriendsandneighborswhorecognizedBriansdedicationtoimprovingtheCountysuggestedthatherunforcommissioner.Brianfeltgratiedwiththecontributionshehadbeenabletomakeandwantedtohavetheopportunitytodomore.Hedecidedtorunandwaselectedtohisrsttermin2005.BrianjoinedtheBoardofCommissionersasthebyJudyLeJeunephotographybyMarkNajjarAtlantaStudiosProducingResults17CountyLineSeptember2014NOTJUSTRHETORIC CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net18onlyonewhowasunder50yearsoldtheonlyonewhowasnotretiredandtheonlyonewhohadchildrenintheForsythCountySchools.ThissameyearBrianandhiswifeKellyopenedtheirownrestaurantinCummingTamsBackstage.BrianandKellyhavebeenmarriedfor21years.TheymovedtoForsythCountyin1994be-causethehousingoptionswereagreatvalueandthepropertytaxeswerelow.InadditiontomanyothercommoninterestsBrianandKellybothlovetocookandservegreatfoodatTamsBackstagecateringforlocaleventsandasthefoodservicescontractorforScienticGames.TheirchildrenRob-ert18andDorothy16arebothstudentsatLam-bertHighSchoolandRen14attendsRiverwatchMiddleSchool.Theyallworkpart-timeattherestau-rantandBrianssonJosh29workstherefull-time.Brianhasbeeninstrumentalininitiatingorcontrib-utingtomanyimprovementstoForsythCounty.In2008TheCollectionformerlyTheAvenueanopen-airretailcenterthatbroughtChildrensHealth-careofAtlantascurrentfacilityanditsfuturehospi-talshoppingatuniqueboutiqueshopsandnationalchainstoresofcespacerestaurantsandentertain-menttoForsythCountyopenedasaresultofeffortsthatBrianputforthtoencouragethedevelopertobuildonthesitewhereitislocated.Brianwasin-strumentalinchangingatreeordinancetoallowforconstructiononthatsiteandledtheinitiativetobuildasewerlinethatranunderGeorgia400toprovideservicetotheretailcenter.Istronglybelievedthatdespitetheoppositionthisretailcenterfacedtheendresultofanattractivevibrantdevelop-mentwouldbeamuchpreferredbenetratherthanhavingahodge-podgeofbuildings.ItwaswortheverybitoftheeffortandIamproudtohavecontributedtothefruitionofthisdevelopmentthathasbecomeadestinationforSouthForsythfamilies.InadditiontobeinganincredibleassettoourcommunitythedevelopmentcontributestaxdollarstotheCounty.Inthesummerof2012threenewparksopenedinDistrict2CaneyCreekPreserveChat-tahoocheePointeandOldAtlantaParkaswellastheOldAtlantaRecreationCenter.TheywereallprimarilyfundedbytheParksRecreationandGreenSpaceBondthatwasinitiatedbyBrianandapprovedbyForsythCountyvotersinFebruary2008.Theparksandrecreationcenterweredevelopedwithminimaldisturbancetothelandandwithpreservationasatoppriority.Brianwasinvolvedintheprocessfromraisingthefundsandpurchasingthelandtoeachopeningceremony.TheinvestmentingreenspacewillsaveournaturalbeautyandhistoryforgenerationstocomesaidBrian.ImprovingthequalityoflifebybuildingsidewalksforsafeaccesstoschoolsandamenitiesBrianisproudtohavebeeninstrumentalinthepassingofSplost7in2011.A4.7-millionbudgethasbeenapprovedforsidewalkstobebuiltwithinthenexteighteenmonths.AsidewalkthatloopsfromOldAtlantaRoadalongNicholsRoadandJamesBurgesshasbeencompleted.ThiscontinuousloopofsidewalkprovidessafeandconvenientaccesstotheOldAtlantaRecreationCenterOldAtlantaParkLambertHighSchoolandSharonElementarysaidBrian.Imveryproudtohavebeeninstrumentalinprovidingthisamenityforthecommunity.Westronglybelievedthatbringingthefundstouslocallyandmak-ingthemaintenanceandimprove-mentsavolunteereffortoflocalbusinessesandsubdivisionswasthebestoptionnotonlytomaintainbuttoenhancetheappearanceofPeachtreeParkwaysaidBrian. 19CountyLineSeptember2014ThroughhisbusinessTamsBackstageBrianhasbeenanextremelyvaluablecontributortotheForsythCountySchoolsFCSPartnersinEducationprogram.In2004BrianwasawardedtheDonHendricksPartnershipAwardthehighesthonorthatcanbeachievedthroughcontributionstothePartnersinEducationPIEprogramandin2007hereceivedtheGoldProgramoftheYearawardhonoringhisPIEcontributions.In2008BrianwasoneofninestatewideresidentstobeawardedtheEducationPatronawardfromtheGeorgiaAssocia-tionofElementarySchoolPrincipals.Additionallyhewasthe2011ChairmansAwardrecipi-entfromtheCumming-ForsythCountyChamberofCommerce.Everydayover35000vehiclestravelonPeachtreeParkwayinForsythCounty.Themain-tenanceofthisroadtherightofwayfromthemediantotheshoulderswastheresponsi-bilityoftheGeorgiaDepartmentofTransportationGDOTandwaslimitedtobeingmowedtwotothreetimesayear.In2011BrianjoinedadelegationrequestingthattheStateap-provechannelingthefundsallocatedformaintenanceofPeachtreeParkwayfromGDOTtoanalternateorganization.ThisrequestwasapprovedbyGDOT.WestronglybelievedthatbringingthefundstouslocallyandmakingthemaintenanceandimprovementsavolunteereffortoflocalbusinessesandsubdivisionswasthebestoptionnotonlytomaintainbuttoenhancetheappearanceofPeachtreeParkwaysaidBrian.ToprovidearecipientforthesefundsandoverseethemaintenanceearlierthisyearthePeachtreeParkwayImprovementDistrictPPIDwasformed.FundsforthemaintenancearechanneledfromtheStatetoPPIDandfundsforimprovementsarecontributedbysubdivisionsandbusinesses.PPIDisanon-prot501c3withaboardofdirectorscomprisedoflocalbusinessandhomeown-ers.DonationstoPPIDhavebeenmadebytheHomeownersAssociationsfromBridleRidgePeachtreeCourtLonglakeAberdeenLaurelSpringsandCreekstonesubdivisionssaidBrianandweanticipatereceivingcontributionsfromothersubdivisionssoon.BrianworkscloselywithlocalbusinessownerCarterPattersonaswellasKristinMorrisseytheschoolboardrepresentativeforDistrict2chairvicechairrespectivelyofthePPIDsBoardofDirec-tors.CommissionerBrianTamwasinstrumentalingettingthePeachtreeParkwayImprove-mentDistrictoffthegroundsaidKristin.BrianwasabletohelpusgetinfrontoftherightpeopleandgiveusthecredibilityweneededtoworkouttherequiredagreementsbetweenthePPIDtheCountyandGDOT.OfthevolunteerparticipationBriansaidWearefortu-natetohavebusinessesinourcountythatwanttobeapartofenhancingtheaestheticsofPeachtreeParkway.Wal-MartScottsAutoCenterFortDataSystemsandCommunityBusi-nessBankarecontributorstoPPIDandwelookforwardtotheparticipationofmanyotherlocalbusinesses.Imhonoredtobeapartofthisprojectandtoseeitmovingforwardwithvolunteercontributions.PeachtreeParkwaywillsoonbearoadthatwecanallbeproudofandanaestheticallypleasingreectionofthehomeandbusinessownersinForsythCounty.Briansrecentfocushasbeenonmanaginggrowth.AlltheamenitieswehaveproducedcombinedwithagreatschoolsystemhavecreatedademandforresidentialhousingsaidBrian.TheCountyhashadtoadjustitsUniedDevelopmentCodeUDC.BrianmadethemotiontoincreasethelotsizesandreducethedensityfortheRes4housingcategoryandhasspearheadedtheefforttoreducethedensityandincreasethelotsizesoftheRes3hous-ingcategory.ThesechangestotheUDCwillresultinthelowestdensityformediumdensityhousingsincethecategorywascreated12yearsagosaidBrian.TheCountyispositionedtodemandhighqualityandlessdensehousing.FrombeingaproponentofanewretailcentertoinitiatingtheParksRecreationandGreenSpaceBondtobeinganaward-winningparticipantinthePartnersinEducationprogramCommissionerBrianTamhasworkedfortheCountyandhisconstituentstoproduceresultsnotjustrhetoric. CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net20RenewingtheWayYouLookandFeel678-513-16004415FrontNineDriveSuite600Cummingwww.NorthGeorgiaVein.comPeterWrobelM.D.WithminimallyinvasiveandvirtuallypainlessproceduresVaricoseandSpiderVeinscanbeathingofyourpast.FeelandlookbetteralmostimmediatelyProceduresarecoveredbymostmajormedicalinsuranceplansandMedicareSueringfromVaricoseorSpiderVeinsDoyouexperienceanyofthesesymptomsItchingorBurningLegPainorCrampsHeavinessorSwellingSkinDiscolorationOurAestheticNurseoersBotoxJuvedermXCVolumaPerfectPeelB12injectionsalongwithClaytonShagalskincare. 21CountyLineSeptember2014WineWomenShoesCOUNTMEINWhoknewthreelittlewordscouldholdenoughpowertogenerateoneofthemoststylisheventsinAtlantaThe2014WineWomenShoesWWSAtlantabenetingresearchofgynecologicGYNcancersattheNorthsideHospitalCancerIn-stitutewillbeheldSundaySeptember14thfrom2-5pmattheInterContinentalBuckhead.Approximately500wine-savvyshoe-lovingwomenwillsipsavorandshopforacauseastheyenjoyanafternoonofwinetastingsfromsomeofthecountrystopwinemakersshopthelatesttrendsinthemulti-designermarketplacebidonfabuloussilentandliveauctionitemsandswoonoverthecharmingShoeGuysservingupthisseasonsmust-havesonsilverplatters.In2013WWSAtlantaraisedmorethan30000fortheresearchofovarianandotherGYNcancersuterineandcervicaldiagnosedandtreatedattheNorthsideHospitalCancerInstitute.TicketsforWineWomenShoesAtlantaare125perperson.Formoreinformationortopurchaseticketspleasecall770-667-4047orvisitwww.winewomenandshoes.comatlanta.2014WineWomenandShoesServicesofferedEvaluationofthepainfulhipandkneeHipandkneearthritissurgeryRoboticsurgeryofthehipandkneePrimaryandrevisionhipandkneereplacementArthroscopySurgicalmanagementoftendontearsofthehip3400-COldMiltonPkwySuite290AlpharettaGA30005Formoreinformationcall770667-4343NorthsideTotalJointSpecialistsisafull-servicepracticethatspecificallyfocusesonthediagnosisandtreatmentofhipandkneeconditions.Ourboard-certifiedphysicianDr.JonMinterisanexpertinthesurgicalmanagementofhighlycomplexarthriticdiseaseandusesstate-of-the-artMAKOplastyroboticprocedurestoprovidemoreadvancedandprecisetreatmentoptionstoreturnyoutoyouractivelifestyle.ReduceyourpainandgetactiveagainwithMAKOplasty CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net22BacktoSchoolPaparazziPAMCLAREMILCAREKLISAARRINDELLANDERSONJORDANBASILANDERSONSTACYLAURENRITTERBUSCHELLENALLIGILEMILYBENELLIMASONLISABECKETTSANAASUBRAMANIANJAYSONASARABOBBRADLEYSTACEYGABRIELSAMRACHELALLEN 23CountyLineSeptember2014eexperiencedboard-certiedcardiologistsatCPNAworkwithateamofhighly-skillednursestechnologistsandboard-certiedphysicianassistantstoprovideyouwiththenestcardiovascularcarepossible.CPNAsservicesincludeAtlanta5885GlenridgeDriveSuite225AtlantaGA30328404847-0049Roswell1285UpperHembreeRdRoswellGA30076770343-8565EastCobb1163JohnsonFerryRdSuite250MariettaGA30068770343-8565Cumming1505NorthsideForsythDriveSuite3400CummingGA30041770343-8565www.cpnapc.comCPNAhascreatedanetworkoftalentskillandtechnologywherepatientsarentjustcaredfortheyarecaredabout.AmolS.Bapat2011-2014AashishDesai2011-2014ApurvaD.Shah20112013CardiovascularscreeningCardiacCarotidUltrasoundStressTestingCholesterolHypertensionArrhythmiaCardiacCathStentsDr.AmolBapatDr.AashishDesaiDr.GordonAzarJr.Dr.ThomasJordanDr.AmitTibrewalaDr.ApurvaD.ShahFullSpectrumofCardiovascularCareCompassionateCarebyvetswhoreallylistenandtreatyouandyourpetlikefamily.Askaboutournewclientdiscount770-844-73873571PeachtreeParkwaySuwaneejustnorthofMcGinnisFerryRd.www.fourpawsjohnscreek.comMonday-Friday8am-6pmSaturday8am-NoonAshleyTharpDVMJaimeChoDVMCompleteDiagnosticSurgicalandPreventativeMedicineServicesAnnualExamsIn-HouseLabSpayNeuterGroomingDentistryBoardingTherapeuticLaserDigitalRadiologyAFullServiceAnimalHospitalServingSUWANEEJOHNSCREEKCUMMINGALPHARETTA CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net24byJudyLeJeuneBridgetODonnellisanintelligentbeauti-fulvivaciousfteen-year-oldsophomoreatLambertHighSchool.SheenjoysbeingwithherfriendssomeofwhomshehasknownsinceelementaryschoolrunningtrackplayingsoccerandspendingtimewithherparentsSusanandTimandherolderbrotherandsisterPhilipandLauren.SounlessBridgettoldyouthatshehasjustcom-pletedayearasarecoveringanorexicyouwouldneverknowthatthepastthreeyearsofherlifetookhertoanabyssofself-hatreddepressionsuicidalthoughtshospitalandtreatmentcenterstaysandbacktowheresheistoday.ThechangeinBridgetwasgradualbutithappenedoverashortperiodoftimefromthefallsemesterof7thgradeuntilthechangesinherpersonalityandherlossofweightbecamedistinctlyapparentatthebeginningofthespringsemester.WerstnoticedthechangeinherpersonalitysaidhermomSu-san.Bridgetwithdrewfromusasafamilyandfromherfriendsbutwethoughtitwastypicalmiddleschoolchallengesstudentsgothrough.Becauseofherscheduleshewasnteatingmostofhermealswithussowedidntnoticethatshehadseverelycutdownontheamountoffoodshewaseating.Look-ingbackonthestartofherdisorderBridgetrecallsIwascomparingmyselftoothergirlsatschoolandbecameveryself-conscious.IbegantothinkthatifIwasthinnerIwouldbeabetterpersonsoIstartedcountingcaloriesandintenselyexercising.Bridgetswamyear-roundoncompetitiveteamsandplayedsoccerbutshebegantouseswimmingasawaytoloseweight.ByJanuaryBridgetwasextremelydepressedandwithdrawn.Avisittoherpediatricianrevealedthatherweightlosshadputherbodyinthesevereconditionofbeingbelowthe75ratioofhealthybodyweight.Thedoctorrecommendedre-strictingactivitiesandimprovingeating.MeanwhileSusantookhertotheAtlantaCenterforEatingDis-ordersACEforanevaluation.ACErecommendedshestarttreatment.ThiswouldhaverequireddailytripstothecenterandwouldtakeBridgetoutofschool.Bynowshehadbecomeaprocientmanip-ulatorofcontrollingsituationsandtalkedSusanoutofmakinghergotothecenter.ButinFebruaryatatwoweekfollow-upappointmentwithherpediatri-cianBridgetsphysicalconditionhaddeterioratedtoapointthatrequiredhospitalization.IminaNowGoodPlace 25CountyLineSeptember2014Duringthetwo-and-a-halfweeksthatBridgetwasatChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaCHOAandde-spitetheuseofafeedingtubeshecontinuedtolosemoreweight.PriortogoingtoCHOAherphysi-calconditionwassoweakthatshewouldgetdizzywalkingaroundschool.Atthehospitalshebecametooweaktowalk.IhatedhowIlookedBridgetrecalled.IdidntthinkthatIwasskinnyenoughorgoodenoughandIjustwantedtostopevery-thing.Ididntwanttolive.SusanrecallsthislowpointHermind-setwassobadthatshehadtohavehelpforbothhermentalandphysicalconditiontosurvive.BridgetwastransferredtothewomenseatingdisorderwingatRidgeviewInstitute.AfterbeingtherefortwomonthsIbegantorealizethatIwantedtobewithmyfamilyandfriendsandgobacktolivinganormallifesaidBridget.Ididntwanttolivelikethisanymore.Goingintothe8thgradeBridgetsweightwasinanacceptablerangeshewasclearedtoparticipateinsoccerandseemedtobedoingwellsoshemadethedecisiontogooffhermedication.Graduallyshebegantocompareherselftoothergirlsagainandstartedcontrollingwhatsheate.ByJanuaryshewasdecliningrapidlyandherparentsknewsheneededhelp.ACErecommendedshegotoaresi-dentialtreatmentcenter.SusanandTimlookedforafacilitythatspecializedinadolescentdisordersandfounditatVeritasCollaborativeinDurhamNorthCarolinaaspecialtybehaviorhealthhospitalfortreatmentofeatingdisorders.BridgetwasputonthewaitinglistandadmittedinMarch.Afterfourmonthsshewasabletocomehomeandstartbacktoschoolforherfreshmanyear.IwanttotellmystorybecausepeoplesayyoucantrecoverfromaneatingdisorderbutIknowyoucansaidBridget.IneverthoughtthatIwouldgothroughwhatIdidbutIdidandIcamebackfromahorribleplace.IknowthatthiswillalwaysbewithmeandIhavetobeawaretomakesureitdoesnthappenagain.Thepainofbeingawayfrommyfamilyandfriendskeepsmemotivated.ItsbeenagoodyearandIminagoodplacenow.YoucanwatchBridgetsvideooneatingdisordersathttpyoutu.beSzbIp7DLAOAYOUVEWORKEDHARDFORWHATYOUHAVE.YoushoulddecidewhathappenstoyourassetsnowANDwhenyouregone.InterestedinLearningMoreWeinviteyoutoattendanESTATEPLANNINGWORKSHOPSeptember42014600p.m.September112014930a.m.September182014600p.m.September252014930a.m.SPACEISLIMITEDCall770.822.2723toreserveyourspot234LuckieStreetLawrencevilleGA3004611555MedlockBridgeRoadSuite100JohnsCreekGA30097www.LetsTalkEstatePlanning.comThereisnocostorobligationtoattend. CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net26TimetoTakeSpiderandVaricoseVeinsSeriouslyDoyouhaveabulgingveinonyourlegOrmaybelittlebluespider-likeveinsonyourlegsIfsoyouareamongmillionsofwomenandmenwhosufferfromveindisease.Infact30millionpeopleintheU.S.sufferfromveinproblemsandanamazing50ofpeopleover50havevaricoseveins.Fortoolongpeoplebelievedthattreatingspiderorvaricoseveinswasjustforcosmeticreasons.ButthetruthisyouneedtoseeadoctoraboutdiscoloredenlargedveinsbecausetheyoftenindicateChronicVeinInsufciencyCVIandotherseriousissues.YoushouldntignorediscoloredorenlargedveinssaidDr.PeterWrobelDirectoroftheNorthGeorgiaVeinInstituteinCummingGa.Leftuntreateddiseasedveinscancausepainthrobbingswellingandevenseriousmedicalconditionssuchasbloodclots.Patientstodayhaveavarietyoftreatmentsavailable-fromtraditionalsclerotheraphytohightechradiofrequencyablationtotreatveindisease.Medicalinsurancecoversmostvaricoseprocedures.Usuallypatientsexperiencelittleornopainanddiscomfortwiththeveintreatments.InfactaccordingtoDr.WrobelTreatmentsareusuallyperformedout-patientandmostpatientsgobacktoworkthenextdayoreventhesameday.BasicallyvedifferentveintreatmentsareavailabletodayTherststeptoveinhealthisanultrasoundfordiagnosing.WiththatultrasoundinformationDr.Wrobelgaugestheinvolvementofanybelowthesurfaceveinsanddeterminesthemosteffectivetreatment.Thebestphysicianfordi-agnosingandtreatingChronicVeinDiseaseisonewhospecializesinveindiseaseproceduresandwhohasextensivemedicaltraininginphlebology.AtNorthGeorgiaVeinInstituteDr.Wrobelandhistrainednursingteamareexperi-encedinphlebologyveinhealthandintheleadingveindiseasetreatments.Forafreeveinscreeningandstarttohealthierveinsandahealthieryoucall678.513.1600.RadiofrequencyablationHereatinycatheterisplacedthroughasmallincisionmadeintheaf-fectedvein.Thecatheterusingradiofrequencyenergyheatstheveinwallcausingittoshrinkandsealoff.LaserablationThisminimally-invasiveproce-dureisusedprimarilyonlargerengorgedveins.Atinylaserberinsertedintothediseasedveinheatsandirritatestheveinslining.Theveincol-lapsesandslowlydisappears.PhlebectomyInthisproceduremicroincisionsaremadenexttothediseasedvaricosevein.Thentheveinisremovedthroughtheincision.SclerotherapyThisisthetime-testedproce-durefortreatingspideroruncomplicatedreticularveins.Asclerosingsolutionisinjectedintospiderveins.Thesolutioncausestheveinorveinstoreactswellandsticktogether.Thediseasedveincollapsesandstopsfunctioning.PerforatorSclerotherapyInthisprocedureoftenusedonvaricoseperforatororcommunicat-ingveinsafoamingsclerosingagentisinjectedintothediseasedvein.Theveinreactstotheu-idcollapsesandstopsfunctioning.ManagerMarket-ingDirectorBarbaraSmartPeterWrobelM.D.UltrasoundTech-CAngelaBon-giovanniServicesCoordinatorsKristinRahamanandLeaAnneEdwards 27CountyLineSeptember2014GALLERYFRAMING770-844-01141810PeachtreeParkwaySuite105CummingLocatedinVillageatCreekstone3milesNorthofMcGinnisFerryRoadbySpaSydellSouthForsythJohnsCreekareawww.bowmanwhite.comTuesday-Saturday10am-5pmDesignerFramedArtOilPaintingsMirrorsCustomPrintingonCanvasincludingphotosTryinYourHomeorOfceBeforeYouBuyItAnniversarySaleNowisthetimetoupdateyourartandframingFramingpricesareusually20lessthantheBigBoxstoresQualityArtworkFramingatLowPricesRevitalizeRejuvenateReplenishDr.JoelHoffman1400NorthsideForsythDr.Suite240CummingGA30041770292-3045www.naenta.comAndyoucanbychoosingfromproceduresrangingfromBotoxorCosmeticFillerstoRhinoplastyachievingarenewedandverynaturalappearance.NAENTisoneofthemosttrustedpracticesinAtlantawithmorethan18yearsofexperience.AestheticsFacialPlasticSurgeryServicesCallforanappointmentandjumpstartthenewyoutoday.Achievethebestpossibleyou.BOTOXCosmeticFillersRhinoplastyOtoplastyScarrevisionSplitearloberepair CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net28DontletaBackpackWeighHimDownAtChildrensHealthcareofAtlantaourdoctorsoftenseekidsandteenswithbackpain.Back-packscanbeasafewaytocarryheavyloadsbutitsimportanttousethemtherightway.Whenbackpacksareusedcorrectlyyourchildshouldbeabletocarryhisbooksandsupplieswithoutcausingprob-lemstohisneckshouldersandback.Herearesometipstokeepyourchildsbacksafewhenhegoesbacktoschool. 29CountyLineSeptember2014Chooseabackpackmadeoflightmaterialsuchascan-vasornylon.Besureitistherightsizeforyourchild.LookforWidepaddedshoulderstrapsPaddedbackWaiststrapMultiplecompartmentsReectivestripsonthebagarerecommended.Theymakethechildeasiertoseebeforesunriseandatnight.Alwayspackthebackpacksothatmostofitsweightrestslowonyourchildsbacknearthewaist.Packtheheaviestbooksclosesttothebody.Backpacksshouldnotweighmorethan10to15per-centofyourchildsbodyweight.Thismeansachildwhoweighs100poundsshouldhaveabackpackthatweighsnomorethan10to15pounds.TohandlehisbackpackproperlyyourchildshouldBendhiskneestopickupabackpack.Cleanhisbackpackweeklytotakeoutthingshedoesnotneed.Putthingsinhislockersohisbackpackisnotheavy.Takeonlywhatisneededtoschool.Ifyourchildneedstoleanforwardtosupporttheweightofhisbackpackthenitistooheavy.Buyabackpackwithwheelsandhandlesifyourchildneedstocarrymorethan15percentofhisbodyweight.Yourchildshouldwearthebackpacksothatitputsweightonthestrongestmusclesinthebodythebackandstomach.ThismeansYourchildshouldwearbothstrapsoverhisshoulders.Adjusttheshoulderstrapssothebackpackrestsinthemiddleofhisback.Thebackpackshouldtclosetohisbody.Securethewaiststrap.Thishelpsdistributeheavyloadsevenly.Packitemsincompartments.Makesurethebottomofthebackpackrestsinthecurveofthelowerback.Checktheheightofthebackpack.Itshouldextendfromwaistleveluptoabout2inchesbelowtheshoul-ders.Thebackpackshouldneversitmorethan4inchesbelowthewaistline.Ifyoureconcernedtalktoyourchildandhisteach-erstomakesuretherearenoproblems.Forexampleifyourchildishavingbackproblemsandhasaheavybookaskifhecanhaveasecondbooktokeepathome.AskyourchildtotellyouifhehasanyofthefollowinginhisbackshoulderorneckPainNumbnesslackoffeelingTinglingitchyorstingingfeelingVisitchoa.orgbacktoschoolformoreback-to-schooltips.Thisisgeneralinformationandnotspecicmedicaladvice.Alwaysconsultwithadoctororhealthcareproviderifyouhavequestionsorconcernsaboutthehealthofachild.Backpacksshouldweighlessthan15ofyourchildsbodyweight.DONTLETYOURCHILDgetcarriedaway. CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net30DineInTakeOutCateringOpen11am-10pm7DaysaWeek770-888-8100Seethemenuonourwebsitewww.babasgyros.com2310RonaldReaganBlvdCummingAuthenticGreekPersianItalianCuisineFullServiceBarBabasGyroKabobAskusaboutournewclientdiscountWeareJohnsCreeksDogGroomingandPetWashpremierfacility.Wemakecleaneasy.Bringinyourdogtodayforourselforfull-servicedogwashorgroomingservices.WeareproudsupportersoftheForsythHumaneSocietyofferingservicestoFosterAdoptionandPetTherapyprograms.THEDROP-INTHEDROP-OFFDoyouenjoytheweedymediansonmanyForsythCountyRoadwaysNeitherdoweThatswhyweformedthePeachtreeParkwayImprovementDistrictacommunityefforttomaintainandbeautifythemediansandright-of-waysonPeachtreeParkwaysouthofGA400.Wewanttothankourcurrentsponsorswhohavehelpedusmow6timesthisyearalready3timesasmuchastheDOTdidalloflastyear.Itslookingbetterouttherebutweneedmorehelp.OurHOAsponsorsthisyearareBridleRidgePeachtreeCourtLonglakeandLaurelSprings.IfyourHOAisnotlistedcontactyourBoardandaskWhyOurbusinesssponsorsthisyearareWal-MartScottsAutomotiveForteDataSystemsandCommunityBusinessBank.Pleasecontactustodayat678-287-5260orviaourwebsiteOurbusinesssponsorsthisyearareWal-MartScottsDataSystemsandCommunityBusinessBank. 31CountyLineSeptember2014 CountyLineSeptember2014www.CountyLineMagazine.net32