Ron Grunwald is Current President, NPU-E Representative and LandUse/Transportation Chair for the Loring Heights Neighborhood Association. A resident of 16 years here, he has held various Board positions throughout most of that time. Ron lives with his supportive wife Laura, son Asher and dogs, Lenny and Max on Deering Road. A native of Toronto, he currently works for JLL as a Senior Project Manager and has worked on SunTrust Park and The Battery Atlanta for the past 3 ½ years managing as an Owner’s representative.
Dr. Rob Pethel is a North Georgia native and has resided in Atlanta (off and on) since 1999. Rob is a musician, educator for the Atlanta Public Schools, and author of the Blue Guitar Classroom Curriculum [www.blueguitar.us]. Rob, his wife (Syra), and kids (Eva and Levi) have lived in Loring Heights since 2017. Rob serves as the security member of the LHNA board and is involved in direct initiatives (crime monitoring, liaison with APD, etc.) and crime prevention efforts (neighborhood beautification, trash clean up, graffiti removal, etc.)
Lyn Stephens is currently Treasurer of the LHNA. She is responsible for maintaining the budget, collecting dues, and payment disbursements. Lyn currently works part time at Georgia Tech as an admission reader. She is a Georgia native and has lived in Loring Heights since 2011 with her husband Mark, their two boys Will and Gavin, and dog Winter. When she isn’t busy with them you will most likely find her on the tennis court!
Jeffrey Michael is the newest member of the LHNA board and is responsible for developing relationships and support with the commercial land owners inside the Loring Heights neighborhood. He is a professional Engineer and works as a consultant for public and private institutions throughout the state and the US. Jeffrey is a Georgia native - born and raised in Athens, and relocated back to the state in 2015 after spending 7 years in Washington, DC. He has been a resident of LH since 2016 and resides here with his wife Emily, daughter Eleanor, and Labrador Bayly.