M. H. “Woody” Woodside, President, Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce
A resident of Brunswick and Glynn County for the past thirty years, “Woody has served as president of the Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce for the past eighteen years. He previously spent thirteen years on congressional staff in coastal Georgia where he worked closely with numerous issues related to economic development.
A native of Clinton, N.C., “Woody” attended Fishburne Military School, Waynesboro, Virginia and graduated from The Citadel, Charleston, S.C.
“Woody” is a graduate of Institute for Organizational Management of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, past resident of the Southeast Georgia Chambers and Developers Council, and twice served on the board of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Executives Association. He also served as chairman of CEDO Region 11 of the Governor's Development Council. The Georgia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives presented “Woody” the Kent Lawrence Professional of the Year Award in 2000. “Woody” is a retired officer having served twenty-three years in the ranks of the Georgia Army National Guard.
He is married to the former Ellen Quinlan Gould of San Diego , California and they have two children, Mary Gould and Jay.
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