is a place where moms and dads in the Augusta, Ga., can explore the topics that are of interest in their roles as parents. Augusta Family Magazine is published 10 times a year by Augusta Magazine. Our mission is to enrich families by providing information and inspiration in these areas: your spirit, your relationships, family life and activities, your home, juggling work and family and enjoying your extended family and friends. Our staff consists of mothers and fathers who would love to hear your thoughts and ideas for our award-winning publication.

Ashlee Griggs Duren

Augusta Family Magazine

Ashlee lives in Aiken with her husband, Ron, a horse trainer, and her 7-year-old daughter Harper. They have a rescue beagle-mix named Lulu. She loves to read, and enjoys spending her free time with her family. Ashlee has been with Morris Communications (our parent company) for 20 years, beginning in the newsroom and most recently working in marketing, both at The Augusta Chronicle. Ashlee currently serves as publisher for Augusta Family Magazine, Augusta Magazine, Aiken Homes and Lifestyles, Athens Magazine and Buzz on Biz.

Aimee Serafin

Augusta Family Magazine

Aimee and her family moved to Augusta from Savannah, GA in 2015. Her husband, Scott, is chair of the Department of Art and Design at Augusta University and their son Hyatt, 17, attends Augusta Preparatory Day School and daughter, Anslie, 15, attends Davidson Fine Arts. Aimee developed her writing and editing skills while working in the field of translation for more than 10 years outside Washington, DC, and is an author of faith-based poetry and devotionals. Aimee is thrilled to be a part of the Augusta Family team.

Lisa Dorn

Sales Director
Augusta Family Magazine

With over 20 years in sales and marketing experience ranging from retail and newspaper advertising to marketing director, Lisa understands the challenges her customers face when trying to market their business.  Also as a working Mom, she  gets the “juggle” that parents face when trying to balance family and work and believes passionately in the value of Augusta Family magazine as a resource to local families.

She has lived in the Augusta area since 1993 and has volunteered with a variety of community organizations including the Girl Scouts of America, Junior League of Augusta, United Way and the American Cancer Society.  She lives in Appling with her husband of 25 years, Jeff. Lisa and Jeff have an 18-year-old son Will, who is a freshman at the University of Alabama.
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