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AFP GA, Greater Atlanta Chapter: 2017 Board of Directors

The AFP Greater Atlanta Chapter is led by these volunteer members.  One of the best ways to build relationships is to volunteer alongside your colleagues.  If you are interested in serving on a Committee - we welcome your involvement! Please contact Jamie Tobias, jtobias@cfgreateratlanta.org for more information.

2017 Executive Committee

Jamie Tobias President  Jamie Tobias, CFRE
Major Gifts Officer
Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
President-Elect Melinda Kelleher
VP of Resource Development
Atlanta Habitat for Humanity 
Christy Eckoff Past President Juan McGruder, CFRE
Director of Gift Planning

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta 
 Randy Gorod Secretary/Treasurer  Deborah Ryan
Campaign Director
Coxe Curry & Associates
 Shelly Manuel  VP Administration/
 Special Initiatives 
Shelly Manuel, CFRE
Director of Advancement
The Walker School 
VP Communications Rachel Ezzo
Director of Development & Communications
Kate's Club 
 Greg Cole VP Diversity   Greg Cole, CFRE
Director of Development and Communication

Emmaus House 

VP Education  Marian Dickson, MPA
Sr. Associate Director, Development, Major Gifts
The Carter Center 

VP External Affairs
National Philanthropy Day
Past Chair 
Dawn M. Stark, CFRE
Director of Advancement
Cathedral of Christ the King & Christ the King School 
VP Membership Services

Juanita Sheppard
Assistant Director, Foundation Relations
Emory Univeristy  

2017 Board of Directors

  Sponsorship Co-Chair

 

Melissa Brogdon

  Director of Development and Communications

Emmaus House 

 

  Volunteer Coordinator Co-Chair

Zachary Brown
Communities in Schools
Director of Development & Communications 

 
Communications 
Co-Chair
Angela Cassidy
Director, Marketing and
Communications Relations
Ben Franklin Academy
 National Philanthropy Day Chair

Sarah Embro
Executive Director
The ALS Association Georgia Chapter
5881 Glenridge Drive, Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30328

 

  Young Professionals Co-Chair

 

Chris Ferguson
Manager, Corporate Food Bank
Atlanta Community Food Bank

 

Program Committee 
Co-Chair
Ali Gant, CFRE
Gift Planning Officer
Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
Young Professionals Co-Chair
Collins Goss
Development Manager

Alliance Theatre
  Member Recruitment Co-Chair

Lindsey Hardegree
Director
Episcopal Commmunity Foundation
for Middle and North Georgia

 
Mentoring Committee Co-Chair Lauren Hill
Development Officer

Habitat for Humanity International 
  Communications Co-Chair

Allison Hood

Development Director
VOX Teen Communications 

 
Advocacy, Policy & Ethics Co-Chair Beth Keller, CFRE
Senior Development Officer for Individual Giving
Habitat for Humanity 
Senior Professional Co-Chair Deborah Marshall
Major Gifts Officer
The Salvation Army 
 

 



Senior Professional Co-Chair

 

 

 

Del Martin, CFRE
DEL-ux Consultanting Group 

 
 

Mentoring Co-Chair


Christian Murphy

Major Gifts and Planned Giving Manager
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta

 


Advocacy, Policy & Ethics
Co-Chair 

Trina Olidge
Director of Development
Georgia State University  

 

Program Committee 
Co-Chair
Ashani O'Mard
Senior Director of Capital Development 
Atlanta Neighborhood Development Partnership
  Volunteer Coordinator Co-Chair

 

Sarah Richardson
Sponsorship Manager
Atlanta Habitat for Humanity  

 

Molly Shepherd Member Retention Chair Molly Shepherd
Associate Director of Development
Goizueta Business School, Emory University  

Special Task Force Lead

Rebecca Stoll-Brandt
Manager of Development and Communications
Bobby Dodd Institute


Sponsorships
Chair 

 

Seth Walker, CFRE
Senior Director of Development
Coles College of Business
Kennesaw State University