WPGA/58 ABC Television, Register Communications, Inc.
Member and Past Chair
Eighth Congressional District
Carolyn Crayton, President of Marketing and Community Relations for WPGA/58 ABC Television in Macon, was appointed to the DCA Board in 2007. Founder Emeriti and Director of the Macon, Georgia International Cherry Blossom Festival, and Director of the Nominating & Governance Committee at Atlantic Southern Financial Group, Inc., she is also founder, president and chief executive officer emeritus of the Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful Commission. Because of her hard work and dedication to her community, Crayton has received recognition worldwide. She has received the Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson Award, The Queen Mother Award in England, and the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays from the Japanese Foreign Ministry. She is one of only 15 women to have received this award from the Japanese government since its inception in 1875. She also serves as a director on the International Festival and Events Foundation, National Arbor Day Foundation and on the board of directors of Keep America Beautiful, Inc. She and her late husband, Lee, have two grown children and four grandchildren.