Leadership Atlanta On the Move

Leaders On the Move

Congratulations to Leadership Atlanta alumni on their recent awards, accolades and accomplishments! 

July 2022

Stacey Abrams '04 and Lara Hodgson '04 met in Leadership Atlanta and recently published a book titled, Level Up

Latanza Adjei '19 elected to The Georgia Tech Alumni Association Board of Trustees

Marva Bailer '19 appointed as the first woman board member for Strike Ready, AI Security Start Up

Michael Blake '14 named Managing Partner of Brady Ware Arpeggio

Ryan K. Buchanan '22 appointed to serve on Attorney General Merrick B. Garland’s Advisory Committee of U.S. Attorneys (AGAC)

David Burge '13 appointed by Governor Kemp to the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission (the Georgia Ethics Commission)

Tiffany Burns '22 promoted to Managing Partner of the Atlanta Office of McKinsey & Company

Mayor Andre Dickens '16 named Chair of the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ new Public-Private Partnership Task Force

Brendan Doherty '22 joined the Woodruff Arts Center Board of Trustees

Sandra Font '08 recipient of the SBA’s National Women’s Business Center of the Year Excellence Award for 2022. Additionally, during the 2022 SBA Small Business Week Awards Luncheon, Sandra Font was awarded the Georgia District and Southeast Region 4 Women’s Business Center of the Year Awards

John Fuchko '18 named the Interim President of Columbus State University. He also serves as Vice Chair of the Board for the Center for Family Resources

Bernice King '20 and Ashley Bell '20 launched a new digital banking and payment processing company called Ready Life

Sanjay Parekh '14 started an artist-designed and limited-edition gift-wrapping paper company for celebrating cultural holidays usually missed in mainstream retail. Check it out here 

Anthony Rodriguez '22 started a new position as Executive Director for HUB404 Atlanta GA

Kenneth Saffold '17 named Managing Partner of his new firm, o15 Capital Partners

Zing Shaw '19 honored as one of the Nation’s Most Powerful and Influential Women this month by Women Looking Ahead Magazine

Misty Skedgell '10 promoted to Vice President, Corporate Communications at the Federal Reserve Bank. She has also joined the board of The Center for Family Resources

Bud Stumbaugh’s '77 published a book titled, Do the Best You Can’t in April 2022

Nellie Sullivan '22 now a Partner at Holland & Knight LLP

Chris Tomlinson '18 now a Managing Director at Deloitte Consulting LLP


Please share your good news by emailing LeadershipAtlanta2@leadershipatlanta.org.


The application for the Leadership Atlanta Class of 2025 will open in December of 2023.


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