Board of Directors

Randy Tanner - Chair, Tanner, Ballew & Maloof, Inc.

Peter Lauer - Vice-Chair, PEL Ventures

Forrest McClain - Secretary, Reicon Capital, Inc.

Stuart Brown - Treasurer, Arby's Foundation

John "Jack" Markwalter - Board Emeritus, CIBC Private Wealth Management

Ron Stewart - Board Emeritus, Investor

Mark Tipton - Board Emeritus, First Horizon

Amy Agami

The Douglas J. Hertz Family Foundation

Terry Brantley

Brantland, LLC

David Duncan


Michael Lipton

Atlanta Colliers International

Jerry Recht

JRi Solutions

Angela Blank

Community Activist

Rita Breen

Georgia Power Company

Debra Faulk

Wells Fargo

Richard Makerson

BlueFletch, LLC

Richard Wells


Nelson Boyce

Google, Inc.

Juan Bueno

The Home Depot

Gerard Gibbons

Retired, UPS

Cody Partin

Cox Enterprises

Julie Branicki


Jennifer Burns

Equifax, Inc.

Steven Koura

Sunrise Bluff Capital Group

Gregory Pope

Masters Capital


Young Leaders Council

The mission of the Young Leaders Council (YLC) is to unite, engage, and elevate the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta community. The YLC elevates the BBBS brand by creating meaningful mentor connections, strategic recruitment efforts, and brand-elevating events. Interested in joining the team or simply learning more about what we do? Connect with us at

Chelsey Odom - Chair, Center for Sustainable Journalism

Alexandra Ginsberg - Vice Chair, Steelcase

Jackson Poe - Secretary & Treasurer, EyeSouth


Connor Stewart - Governance Chair

Ellen Marsh - Events Committee Chair-Elect

Jackson Poe - Big Engagement Chair

Keith Bell

U.S. Trust

LaKenya Graham

Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta

Ellen Marsh

First Horizon

Charlie Robertson

Ironwood Insurance

Mikael Berthiaume


Thomas Hamlin

First Horizon

Carl McCray

Delta Air Lines

Connor Stewart

Deloitte Consulting LLP

Gladys Charity

The Home Depot

Jordan Hopkins

Goldman Sachs

Mike Milero


Judson Wallace

Goldman Sachs

Kate Coffey

Georgia Chamber of Commerce

LaVell Johnson

Rocky Mountains Colorado VA Network

Tony Poon

Poon Films