FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Eagle Ranch today announced the appointment of John Shackelford to the role of Executive Director of Eagle Ranch, beginning in July.
Prior to joining Eagle Ranch, Shackelford spent 10 years at Chick-fil-A’s corporate headquarters, most recently leading Chick-fil-A’s Brand Planning team.
“We looked at a number of attributes for a new Executive Director, in addition to someone who would bring fresh ideas and build upon the solid foundation of the past 36 years. We believe John is that individual for our next season,” said Eagle Ranch Founder and current Executive Director Eddie Staub.
“First and foremost, John is a follower of Christ. He is humble, dedicated to serving others, and is extremely competent,” continued Staub. “The responsibilities given to him during his career with Chick-fil-A speak to his talent, creativity and business acumen.”
Staub will continue in a leadership position as Founder to guide Shackelford’s transition and launch Eagle Ranch’s new community facility, The James W. Webb Wings Center. Opening to the public in the fall, the center will serve individuals, families and others in the community through outpatient counseling, retreats and organizational mentoring.
“I am excited and grateful for the opportunity to continue the strong legacy of faith, innovation and leadership at Eagle Ranch,” said Shackelford. “Chick-fil-A’s commitment to excellence, purpose, and servant…