Brett Copeland is a Gainesville native who was raised in Pine Lake and is the owner of the popular lunch and smoothie restaurant, Natural Juice Cafe.
Brett is a former high school all star wrestler and football player who played college ball at The Citadel; where he was a member of the 1992 Southern Conference Championship team. He graduated with a degree in Business Administration.
“Almost all of my family lives in Hall County, both my parents went to East Hall,” he said. “We have a string of entrepreneurs in the family. Both my grandfathers had their own business, my father owns Neil Copeland Photography, my aunt is a owner of Hair Artistry, and my cousin owns the Double D Burger in Rabbit Town.”
Brett is married to Jeannie and describes their relationship “like peas and carrots.” The couple has one son, Evan.