Board of Trustees


Allen W. Nelson, Chairman
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, and Chief Administrative Officer, Crawford & Co.

Elizabeth Adams, Vice Chair
Community Volunteer

David Crosland, Vice Chair
Managing Partner, Harbert Management Corp.

Kristen Manion Taylor, Vice Chair
Managing Director, Worldwide Marketing Communications & Ancillary Revenue, Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Sue Gibbs, Treasurer
VP Finance & Accounting, Comcast

Kathleen Knous, Secretary
Community Volunteer



Gregg Adzema
Executive Vice President & CFO, Cousins Properties Inc.

Jan Beaves
Retired Global Human Resources Director, The Coca-Cola Company

Michael M. Beeghley
President, Applied Economics

Ron Breakstone
President, Refrigiwear, Inc.

Ginny Brewer
Community Volunteer

Kelly C. Cannon
Senior Vice President, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management

Chris Carlos
EVP & Director, National Distributing Company, LLC

Anthony Catalfano
President & CEO, WorldPay

Lynn Cochran-Schroder
Interior Designer, Paces Properties

Lynda B. Courts
Community Volunteer

Lavona S. Currie
Community Volunteer

Sharyn Doanes-Bergin
Retired Vice President Human Resources, Choicepoint


Nancy Field
Community Volunteer


Janet Gagliano
State and Local Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Amy Gerome
Sr. Business Analyst, Incomm

Patrice B. Greer
Community Volunteer

Kenneth R. Hey
Managing Partner, Inferential Focus

J. David Hopkins
Partner, J. David Hopkins Law, LLC

Joyce Houser, Ph.D
Retired Professor

Stuart Kronauge
SVP, Sparkling Beverages, Coca-Cola Company

Edward B. Krugman
Partner, Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP

Thomas McDavid
Executive and Family Wealth Director, Morgan Stanley

David Porter
Global Video Sales & Strategy Lead, Microsoft

Lizanne Thomas
Partner-in-Charge, Jones Day

Pam Wakefield
Community Volunteer

Patti Wallace
Founder and CEO, Schmidt Wallace Healthcare Management Company


Trustees Emeriti

Lynda B. Courts, Chair Emeritus
Community Volunteer

Lavona S. Currie
Community Volunteer

Stanley Rose III
Retired Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Karen Vereb
Retired Vice President, AT&T

Patti Wallace
Founder and CEO, Schmidt Wallace Healthcare Management Company

Honorary Board

Margaret Carton
Retired VP, Coca-Cola Enterprises

Wade Hooper
Managing Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa

Bill Huber, CPA
Chief Financial Officer, VELUX

Micheal Jones
Principal, Springdale Partners Consulting

Sloan Kennedy-Smith
Vice President Affiliate Sales, HBO Services, Inc.

Amanda Shailendra
Sr. Project Manager, GA Department of Economic Development

Michelle Sullivan
SVP, Wells Fargo Insurance Services

Advisory Board

Opher Aviran
Consul General of Israel

Mark Bell
Partner, Ethos Capital Partners

Barbara Bing        
Former VP & Publisher, Garden & Gun

Kevin Brown
President & CEO, Piedmont Healthcare

Dave Penrod
Chairman, Belk Southern Division

Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford
Consul General of the United Kingdom

Hermano Telles Ribeiro
Consul General of Brazil

Laura Turner Seydel
Community Volunteer

Faulkner Sgro
Special Events Coordinator, Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School

Kazuo Sunaga
Consul General of Japan

Ewoud N. Swaak
Honorary Consul General of the Netherlands

Carol Tome        
CFO/EVP Corporate Services, The Home Depot

Juan Carlos Urdaneta
President, Turner Broadcasting Systems Latin America

Lifetime Members

Jane Dean
Carole Goldberg
Joseph Pendergrast
Deen Day Sanders
Thomas Stark