The Hospitality Education Foundation of Georgia is dedicated to providing direct support for the education of hospitality and food-service students, by facilitating industry experiences and connecting the classroom with industry professionals and resources. Shaping students’ futures with real world experiences will develop the best members for our industry and the community.


Executive Director

Nesha Mason joined HEFG in July of 2016. As Executive Director she is responsible for day-to-day operations, programs, and fundraising. She works closely with the Board of Trustees to meet the goals and objectives set forth in the Foundation’s Strategic Plan.

Mason has diverse professional background including Marketing Communications for BLIMPIE International, Mayor of Abilene, KS, Program Director for Quality of Life Coalition, and Educator for Fulton County Schools. She is passionate about providing students with experience and knowledge that empowers them to embrace their future, which makes HEFG a perfect fit.

Email: NeshaMason@HEFG.org