Board of Directors

Brent Rittersdorf

2019 MBA President



As Managing Broker at High Caliber Realty, Brent helps his clients make wise decisions in real estate that produce favorable results. Whether you seek keys or cash at the closing table, Brent’s clients know that his business acumen ensures a positive and professional experience.


Brent’s vision for the MBA in 2019 is a “Year of Purpose”! Goals include expanding the board of directors, tripling membership, and providing a foundation so its members can grow their network and business with confidence. With several local options, Brent and the board know you will be pleased with your decision to make the Marietta Business Association your “go to” network of choice!

Angella Ocheltree
2018 Past President

Angella is passionate about giving back to the community, and has been an active member on the leadership team at the Marietta Business Association. She took the lead in creating the new MBA website in 2016 and continues to work diligently to improve the member experience. She was honored to be asked to serve as the Vice President of the MBA for 2017 and she looks forward to continuing to serve our local business community as the 2018 President.

Angella is a native of Marietta, and full-time hypnotherapy practitioner in her fifth year at Right Path Hypnosis. She was honored to be selected Best Hypnotherapist in the Best Self publication. She helps her clients be the best they can be mentally, emotionally, and physically with nutrition.

Teresa Hunter Jones

Gurl Friday Services provides Accounting/Bookkeeping Services utilizing QuickBooks (QuickBooks ProAdvisor Certification). In addition, we provide Virtual Assistants and on-site assistants to meet the demands of busy corporations executives, as well as overwhelmed small businesses.

Our team of professional and experienced assistants has what's needed to represent you and your business, projecting a polished and professional image. We work "side-by-side" with you and are available when regular "9 to 5" assistants aren't. You will have the peace of mind knowing when you're on a business trip; we're only a phone call, text or email away. Whether you need a quick presentation, office supplies ordered, or meetings coordinated or rescheduled, we're here for all of your business.

Kristie Leggett

Kristie Leggett is a Marietta native and UGA alumna. She is passionate about her community and strives to build lasting, meaningful relationships and positively influence the lives of those around her. Kristie was honored and delighted when recently asked to join the MBA Leadership Team as Assistant Treasurer.

At Ashford Advisors, Kristie serves as a financial professional for families and small business owners. She seeks to help her clients become more intentional in their financial lives, educating them on financial concepts and understanding their personal money beliefs. Through an engaging process, Kristie coaches her clients through building a strong financial foundation, and helps them implement financial strategies for achieving their long-term financial goals.

Michael King
Board Member, Director Membership Chair

Michael believes that the Marietta Business Association should help our members make more money by encouraging the public and businesses to purchase products and services from our members. Michael’s efforts will be to increase membership by making the organization a powerful tool for our members to make more money.

Michael is responsible for sales and marketing at Marietta Roofing Company. We are dedicated to being a high quality service business that is guided by our determination to make your roof replacement as transparent as possible. We provide on site supervision of the roofing crews and supply pictures of our work as it is being performed.

Nancy Couch
Past President

With a heart full of gratitude, it was  my honor to serve as MBA Team Leader in 2017. Thank you to each of you for making this a special year in my life in giving and serving our business, education, public safety, service and military communities.