Board members

Our Board of Directors and Advisory Boards are comprised of some of Atlanta's most important business and civic leaders.

Board of Directors Officers

LeighAnn Costley
Treasurer
Partner // Frazier & Deeter
Lila Hertz
Chair
Community Volunteer
Jocelyn J. Hunter
Vice Chair
Vice President and Associate General Counsel // The Home Depot
Anne Kaiser
Immediate Past Chair
Vice President, Community & Economic Development // Georgia Power
Hala Moddelmog
Interim President & CEO // Woodruff Arts Center
E. Kendrick Smith
Secretary
Partner // Jones Day

Lifetime Directors

Rita M. Anderson
Community Volunteer
Ken Bernhardt
Regents Professor of Marketing Emeritus // Georgia State University
Frank S. Chew
Community Volunteer // Retired/Legal
Ann W. Cramer
Senior Consultant // Coxe Curry & Associates
Linda Davidson
Community Volunteer
Laura Hardman
Advisory Board Chair
Community Volunteer
John Hays Mershon
Retired Partner // King & Spalding LLP
Richard S. Myrick
Community Volunteer // Retired/Legal
Helen M. Regenstein
Community Volunteer
Robert E. Reiser, Jr.
Senior Investment Advisor // Balentine
Jane Shivers
Shivers Consulting
Helen Smith Price
Vice President, Global Community Affairs // The Coca-Cola Foundation
Benjamin T. White
Partner // Alston & Bird LLP

Board of Directors

Kristin R. Adams
Resident Sales Director // Aon Risk Solutions
James L. Anderson
SVP, Enterprise Inclusion // WarnerMedia
Alba C. Baylin
Vice President, Community and Stakeholder Relations // The Coca-Cola Company
Kenny Blank
Executive Director // Atlanta Jewish Film Festival
Brittany Boals Moeller
PWA, Southeast Region Head // Goldman Sachs
Terri Bonoff
Chief Executive Officer // Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta
Matthew Bower
Community Business Leader
Laura E. Brightwell
Public Affairs/Communications // Former VP Coca-Cola Enterprises
Jeffrey S. Cashdan
Partner // King & Spalding
Susan Catalfano
Community Volunteer
Steve W. Chaddick
Mentor Capitalist // Ridgewood Advisors, LLC
Miles Cook
Partner, Bain & Company
LeighAnn Costley
Treasurer
Partner // Frazier & Deeter
Joe Crowley
Global Head of Learning // BlackRock
Alison Danaceau
Counsel // Avolin, Inc.
Fred Ehlers
Vice President of Technology Department // Norfolk Southern
Reade Fahs
President & CEO // National Vision
Howard L. Feinsand
Community Volunteer // Retired/Investments
Andrea Freeman
Vice President // Kids2
Richard Goerss
Community Volunteer // Retired/Finance
Kim Greene
President/CEO, Southern Company Gas
Lila Hertz
Chair
Community Volunteer
Jocelyn J. Hunter
Vice Chair
Vice President and Associate General Counsel // The Home Depot
Anne Kaiser
Immediate Past Chair
Vice President, Community & Economic Development // Georgia Power
John Keller
Director, Global Sales Operations // Verizon
Andjela Kessler
President, Incentive Travel & Meetings // STARS President
Lauren Kiefer
Chief Operating Officer // DocAuto, Inc.
Mary Jane Kirkpatrick
Community Volunteer
Carrie Kurlander
Vice President, Public Relations and Public Affairs // Chick-fil-A
Jean Ann McCarthy
Alan McKeon
President // Alexander Babbage
Alan McKnight
Chief Investment Officer // Regions Bank
Anne Meisner
COO // Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Dori Miller
Consultant // Chick-fil-A
Hala Moddelmog
Interim President & CEO // Woodruff Arts Center
Phil H. Moïse
Advisory Board Vice Chair
Community Volunteer // Retired/Legal
Maureen Morrison
Retired Audit Partner // Pricewaterhouse Coopers
Shareka Nelson
Head of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion // MailChimp
Allison O'Kelly
CEO/Founder // CorpsTeam
Vicki Palefsky
Community Volunteer // Retired
Paul Pendergrass
Independent Business Consultant
Scott Pioli
Retired NFL Executive
Jamal Powell
Vice President, Operational Excellence // Brink's, Inc.
Asif Ramji
Founder // GiveWorx
Danielle Reardon
Executive Wellness Coach // The Well-Intended
Patty Reid
Community Volunteer
Margaret Reiser
Community Volunteer // Retired/Finance
Matthew Richburg
Managing Partner // Ampersand Leadership Group
Robyn S. Roberts
Consultant // RSR Consulting, LLC
Maurice M. Rosenbaum
Chief Product Officer // nView Heath
Steve Selig
President and Chairman of the Board // Selig Enterprises, Inc.
Mital Shah
Founder // Well Ventured
Mark Silberman
COO & Principal // Refrigiwear
William D. Sleeper
Community volunteer // Retired/Legal/Finance
H. Bronson Smith
Community Volunteer // Retired/Finance/Investments
E. Kendrick Smith
Secretary
Partner // Jones Day
Karen Shepherd Spiegel
Retired // McGraw-Hill College Textbook Publishing
Chandra Stephens-Albright
Managing Director // Kenny Leon's True Colors Theatre Company
Charlita Stephens-Walker
Vice President // Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Rosemarie Thurston
Partner // Alston & Bird, LLP
Benny H. Varzi
Senior Portfolio Manager & SVP // Wealth Management, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.
Cynthia Widner Wall
Finance Professional
Rebekah Wasserman
Physical Therapist // Turning Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
Glenn Weiss
President, Georgia // Northern Trust Corporation
Todd Zeldin
President // ACG Professionals, Inc.

Advisory Board

Alex Acosta
Executive Director // Soul Food Cypher
Andrew Agan
Senior Account Executive // Cookerly Public Relations
Chris Ahrenkiel
Executive Vice President, Commercial Leasing & Development // Selig Enterprises, Inc.
Kim Aiy
President // R2T, Inc.
Rene Alegria
CEO // Mundo Hispanico
Charmaine Alexander
Finance Manager, Marketing // The Coca-Cola Company
Jonathan Arogeti
Political Consultant & Campaign Manager
Carrie Ashbee
Executive Director // Georgia Foundation for Early Care and Learning
Farideh Azadi
President // Farideh & Ali Azadi Foundation
Kelli Bennett
Communications Manager // Georgia Municipal Association
Kamau Bobb
Senior Director, Constellations Center for Equity // Georgia Tech
Jericho Brown
Director of Creative Writing // Emory University
Sarah Mercer Chatel
Team Leader, Chatel Luxury Group // Ansley Atlanta
Nisha Choksi
Partner // CHO-TEL
Farah Clerveau
Safety and Environmental Data Manager // The Coca-Cola Company
Ezra Cohen
Program Manager // King & Spalding
Gail Crowder
Principal // Avison Young
Tallia Deljou
Speaker, Coach, Podcast Host // Mavenly + Co., and Tallia Deljou Co. LLC
Jason Feldman
Designer // Studio 7 Design Group
Nathan Flint
Director of Client Insights // Alexander Babbage
Jennifer Foster
Trial Attorney // Lynn Leonard & Associates
Karen Foster
Consulting Psychologist // Portara Consulting
Lula Gilliam
Founder & Executive Director // Youth Enhancement Services, Inc. (YES)
Sarah Frances Giovino
Assistant Account Executive // BKV
Hari Gopal
Senior Consultant // Deloitte
Kimberley J. Hale
Partner // Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter, LLP
Elizabeth Hall
Senior Corporate Counsel // CarMax
Laura Hardman
Advisory Board Chair
Community Volunteer
Wendy Heckelman
President // WLH Consulting, Inc.
Jason Hoch
Head of New Initiatives // HowStuffWorks
Jim Issa
VP, Director of 22pictures // 22squared
Karl Jennings
Director of Development // Emory University — College of Arts & Sciences
Joyce Gist Lewis
Litigation Partner // Krevolin & Horst LLC
Gloria Kantor
Chapter Administrator // ACG Atlanta
Debby Kelly
Community Volunteer
Robin Kendric Triplett
Group Director, Connections Planning & Investment // The Coca-Cola Company
Helen Kim Ho
Founding Partner // HKH Law LLC
Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy
Partner // Lawrence & Bundy LLC
Quinn Leoni
Director, Leadership and Organizational Development // Cox Communications
Andra London
Senior Director of Strategy // Brighthouse, BCG
Indira Londono
Senior Campaign Manager // Coxe Curry & Associates
Jaime McQuilkin
Senior Product Designer // Cricket Wireless
Jenna Measroch
Realtor // Keller Williams
Nishant Mehta
Head of School // The Children's School
Phil H. Moïse
Advisory Board Vice Chair
Community Volunteer // Retired/Legal
Victoria Necessary
Community Volunteer
Deborah Neese
Community volunteer
Andisheh Nouraee
Director of Digital Engagement // CARE
Ade Oguntoye
Program Associate // Annie E. Casey Foundation
Hetal Patel
Partner // CHO-TEL
Shirley Powell
Senior Vice President, Communications and Industry Relations // Cox Automotive
Will Power
Theater Artist, Writer, Distinguished Visiting Professor // Spelman College
Nancy C. Prager
Counselor and Attorney at Law // Prager Law, LLC
Shannon Price
Managing Director, Project Management // Savills Studley
Kristin Ray
Associate General Counsel // The Home Depot
Kat Reynolds
Community Relations Specialist // Mercedes Benz, USA
Jason Rhoades
Founder // Toolbox No. 9
Ryan Roemerman
Senior Strategist & Executive Director, LGBT Institute // National Center for Civil & Human Rights
Fred Roselli
Managing Director, Strategic Alignment // Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Amanda Shailendra
Associate // The Pendleton Group
Dan Moss Silverboard
Attorney // Fox Rothschild, LLP
Christie Sithiphone
Director of Programs, LEAD Atlanta // Leadership Atlanta
Nicola Smith
CEO // Rebel & Reason
Charles Stephens
Executive Director // The Counter Narrative Project
Jenny Streeter
Community Volunteer
Mark E. Swinton
VP/Producer // Tyler Perry Studios
Yvette Thomas-Henry
Regional Vice President and General Manager // Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta
Velma C. Tilley
Retired Judge
Kathy Gillespie Tomajko
Retired Associate Dean of Libraries // Georgia Institute of Technology
Ronald J. Tomajko
Retired Strategic Account Manager // WorldSpan Inc.
Hilda Tompkins
Senior Director // The King Center
Roxanne Varzi
Fundraiser
Juanita Velez
Lead Program Manager, International Social Media Strategy // Delta Air Lines
Diletha E. Waldon
Lead Incident Manager // The Coca-Cola Company
Ben Warshaw
Enterprise Consulting Manager // SimplePart
Arlene Warshaw Gould
Retired Human Resources Leader

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