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
Partner // Frazier & Deeter
Lila Hertz
Immediate Past Chair
Community Volunteer
Jocelyn J. Hunter
Vice President and Associate General Counsel // The Home Depot
Hala Moddelmog
President & CEO // Woodruff Arts Center
E. Kendrick Smith
Retired 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 // Cox 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
Retired // The Coca-Cola Foundation
Benjamin T. White
Partner // Alston & Bird LLP

Board of Directors

Kristin R. Adams
Executive Vice President // Aon Risk Solutions
Kim Ajy
President and CEO // River to Tap, Inc.
James L. Anderson
SVP, Enterprise Inclusion // WarnerMedia
Alba C. Baylin
Vice President, Stakeholder and Community Management // 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
Steve W. Chaddick
Mentor Capitalist // Ridgewood Advisors, LLC
Miles Cook
Partner, Bain & Company
LeighAnn Costley
Partner // Frazier & Deeter
Joe Crowley
Director & Global Head of Learning // BlackRock
Alison Danaceau
Assistant General Counsel // Equifax
Fred Ehlers
Vice President of Information Technology & CIO // Norfolk Southern
Reade Fahs
President & CEO // National Vision, Inc.
Howard L. Feinsand
Community Volunteer // Retired/Investments
Andrea Freeman
Vice President // Kids2
Richard Goerss
Community Volunteer // Retired/Finance
Lila Hertz
Immediate Past Chair
Community Volunteer
Jocelyn J. Hunter
Vice President and Associate General Counsel // The Home Depot
Malvika Jhangiani
VP of Human Resources // Newell
Anne Kaiser
Independent Consultant // 7thirty7 Group, LLC
John Keller
Director, Global Sales Operations // Verizon Business Group
Andjela Kessler
President, Incentive Travel & Meetings // STARS President
Lauren Kiefer
Chief Operating Officer // DocAuto, Inc.
Jim Kilberg
President // KVI
Jesse Killings
SVP, Customer Operations, Safety and Technical Training // Southern Company Gas
Mary Jane Kirkpatrick
Community Volunteer
Carrie Kurlander
Vice President, Public Relations and Public Affairs // Chick-fil-A
Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy
Partner // Lawrence & Bundy LLC
Robert Masucci
SVP, PNC Institutional Asset Management // PNC Bank
Jean Ann McCarthy
Retired Finance Executive
Alan McKeon
CEO & President // Alexander Babbage
Alan McKnight
Chief Investment Officer // Regions Bank
Dori Miller
Principal // Collective Insights
Hala Moddelmog
President & CEO // Woodruff Arts Center
Phil H. Moïse
Advisory Board Vice Chair
Community Volunteer // Retired/Legal
Maureen Morrison
PwC Partner // Retired
Shareka Nelson
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Leader
Allison O'Kelly
CEO & Founder // CorpsTeam
Vicki Palefsky
Community Volunteer // Retired
Paul Pendergrass
Independent Business Consultant
Jamal Powell
Vice President, Operational Excellence // Brink's, Inc.
Asif Ramji
Chairman & Founder // GiveWorx
Danielle Reardon
Executive Wellness Coach // ThinqShift
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 Health
Kerri Sauer
Vice President of Transformation // Fannie Mae
Steve Selig
President and Chairman of the Board // Selig Enterprises, Inc.
Mital Shah
Founder // Well Ventured
William D. Sleeper
Community volunteer // Retired/Legal/Finance
H. Bronson Smith
Community Volunteer // Retired/Finance/Investments
E. Kendrick Smith
Retired Partner // Jones Day
Charlita Stephens
National Director, Corporate Partnerships // Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Chandra Stephens-Albright
Managing Director // Kenny Leon's True Colors Theatre Company
Rosemarie Thurston
Partner // Alston & Bird, LLP
Benny H. Varzi
SVP-Wealth Management, Wealth Management Advisor // The Varzi Group
Cynthia Widner Wall
Finance Professional
Rebekah Wasserman
Physical Therapist & Yoga Instructor // Turning Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
Dana Weeks Ugwonali
CEO // MedTrans Go
Glenn Weiss
President, Georgia // Northern Trust Corporation
Todd Zeldin
President // ACG Professionals, Inc.

Advisory Board

Chris Ahrenkiel
Executive Vice President, Commercial Leasing & Development // Selig Enterprises, Inc.
Rene Alegria
CEO // Mundo Hispanico
Charmaine Alexander
Finance Manager, Marketing // The Coca-Cola Company
Joe Alterman
Pianist/Performer // Joe Alterman Music LLC
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
Merry Hunter Caudle
Associate Director of Economic Development // GT
Farah Clerveau
Safety and Environmental Data Manager // The Coca-Cola Company
Elizabeth Cooper
Board Member // Care's Women Network
Gail Crowder
Principal // Avison Young
Tallia Deljou
Speaker, Coach, Podcast Host // Mavenly + Co., and Tallia Deljou Co. LLC
Anjali Enjeti
Author & Journalist
Jason Feldman
Designer // Studio 7 Design Group
Rev. Everett Flanigan
Our Hope Lutheran Church
Nathan Flint
Director of Client Insights // Alexander Babbage
Mary Beth Flournoy
Business Recruitment Manager // Georgia Power
Jennifer Foster
Trial Attorney // Lynn Leonard & Associates
Karen Foster
Consulting Psychologist // Portara Consulting
Lula Gilliam
Founder & Executive Director // Youth Enhancement Services, Inc. (YES)
Shauna Grovell
CEO // The Grovell Firm
Laura Hardman
Advisory Board Chair
Community Volunteer
Wendy Heckelman
President // WLH Consulting, Inc.
Jason Hoch
Head of New Initiatives // HowStuffWorks
Elizabeth Hollister
Executive Director // Upper Westside Community Improvement
Zenith Houston
Director // The Posse Foundation
Jim Issa
VP, Director of 22pictures // 22squared
Joyce Gist Lewis
Litigation Partner // Krevolin & Horst LLC
Debby Kelly
Community Volunteer
Robin Kendric Triplett
Group Director, Connections Planning & Investment // The Coca-Cola Company
Helen Kim Ho
Founding Partner // HKH Law 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
Theo Lowe
Shop Foreman for MBS // Tyler Perry Studios
Monica McClary
Owner // Entrepreneurial Experiences
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
Andisheh Nouraee
Director of Digital Engagement // CARE
Ade Oguntoye
Program Associate // Annie E. Casey Foundation
Aixa Pascual
Managing Director of Civic Engagement // Latin American Association
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
Alexis Rainey
Director, Account Strategy & Corporate Development // Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Kristin Ray
Associate General Counsel // The Home Depot
Kat Reynolds
Community Relations Specialist // Mercedes Benz, USA
Kirk Rich
Principal - Agency Leasing // Avison Young
Linda Robinson
Career & Educational Consultant
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
Kyle Rossilli
Young Professionals Association: HMA
Amanda Shailendra
Associate // The Pendleton Group
Pastor Beverly Brown Shaw
Lutheran Church of the Atonement
Dan Moss Silverboard
Attorney // Fox Rothschild, LLP
Christie Sithiphone
Director of Programs, LEAD Atlanta // Leadership Atlanta
Charles Stephens
Executive Director // The Counter Narrative Project
Brian Stoltz
Associate // Parker Poe
Maria Storts
Assistant Director // US Government Accountability Office
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
Stuart Wilkinson
VP Government Relations // McGuire Woods Consulting

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