About Us

Meet The Team

Our instructors are Licensed by the State of Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS). Each instructor must undergo a vigorous background check as well as an intense State regulated certification process. Our team is amongst the most talented in the industry. It would be our pleasure to put our extensive experience to work for you.

  • Nancy

    Examiner / Lead Instructor

    Experienced, Licensed Drivers Training instructor with a true passion for driving safety. Currently conducts behind the wheel and classroom training for 1st Stop. Dedicated professional who knows practical applications for interactive, realistic, and hands-on training.

  • Sarah

    President / Classroom & Behind the Wheel Instructor / Examiner

    Sarah brings a great deal of marketing knowledge and experience to the 1st Stop Team as our marketing manager and administrative coordinator. Sarah is very high energy and professional and understands the importance of doing things right.

  • Susan

    Lead Classroom Instructor / Examiner / Behind the Wheel Instructor

    Susan brings a lot of energy and experience to our staff. She is a full time teacher at Ola High School and our students cannot say enough about how fun she has made the Joshua Law class as well as her behind the wheel instruction. We are privileged to have her as part of our 1st Stop family.

  • Brandon

    Behind the Wheel Instructor

    Brandon is a licensed driving instructor through the Department of Driver Services in Georgia and has 18 years of driving experience.that makes him a valuable member of our team. He is very patient and professional with students and brings a great deal of knowledge on rules of the road to his instruction.

  • Dan

    Behind the Wheel Instructor

    Dan brings years of teaching and pastoral experience to his role as a driving instructor with 1st Stop. He is very knowledgeable, patient, and upbeat. We are excited to have him on our team.

  • Katie

    Behind the Wheel Instructor

    Katie brings a great deal of knowledge and experience to the 1st Stop Team as a licensed driver’s training instructor. Katie has been with 1st Stop since December 2019 and is a favorite with the students with her outgoing personality and patience. We are very pleased to have her as part of our team.

  • Chris

    Behind the Wheel Instructor

    We are pleased to welcome our newest behind the wheel instructor. He comes to us with 32 years experience with the University of Georgia Transit system. He is a licensed CDL examiner and was a trainer for UGA’s bus drivers. We are very pleased to have him as part of our team.