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Meet Our Advisory Board

Chair

State Farm

Tammy Higa-Seaver

Deloitte

Tayo Adeyefa

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Tanya Das

Cox Automotive Inc.

Alex Fraser

Printpack, Retired

Dennis Love

Delta Air Lines

Mike Lynch

Truist Securities

Gillian Matteson

CNN International | WarnerMedia

Sara McDonald Youd

Bank of America

Bryan McFarland

Community Volunteer

Joanie Michaels

Chick-fil-A Inc.

Tevie Monk Givens

Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Hunter Pierson, III

Morgan Stanley

Ben Portman

The Organizer Zero Project

Samuel Wakefield

Southern Education Foundation

Kenita Williams

The Leadership Council is an active cohort of professionals dedicated to supporting Teach For America Metro Atlanta's efforts to eliminate educational inequity in our region through fundraising, network building, and thought-leadership.

Learn more about the Leadership Council and how to get involved.

Meet Our Leadership Council

Strategy, Chair

National Accounts and Portfolio Manager LexisNexis Risk Solutions - Connected Car

Yasmeen Ahmed

Nashville

14

Senior Consultant IBM Enterprise Strategy

Curry Andrews

Prosecutor Fulton County

Asia Baysah

Memphis

07

Associate McKinsey & Company

Ari Bogotch

Manager of Strategic Initiatives Purpose Built Schools Atlanta

Kristin Carpenter

Metro Atlanta

14

Chair

Emory University

Carolyn Collins

Metro Atlanta

12

Vice Chair

U.S. People Operations Manager Me Too Movement

Candice Crawford

Events, Chair

Director of Marketing Reagan Consulting

Sarah DuPre

Mississippi Delta

11

Southern Education Foundation

Asley Gulaid

Memphis

17

Brand Manager The Coca-Cola Company

Kristen Hunt

ENC

13

Alston & Bird

Laura Komarek

Greater New Orleans Louisiana Delta

11

Reconstruction US

Taccara Marzette

Memphis

09

Board Liaison

Truist Securities

Gillian Matteson

Baltimore

12

Client Advisor Sterling Seacrest Pritchard

Joey Maxwell

Dallas

13

Sr. Manager Recruiting & Staffing + Racial Equity Projects McMaster-Carr

Niral Patel

Metro Atlanta

13

Network Impact Chair

VP of New School Development Atlanta Fulton Public Library Foundation

Aarti Sharma

Miami-Dade

06

Director of Development Emory University

Shawn Stern

Metro Atlanta

14

Academic Integration Specialist Drew Charter School

Jasmine Stevens

New York City

13

Director of Data, Analytics, & Insights Achieve Atlanta

Sweta Vivek

DC Region

10

Analyst Sovereign's Capital

Nigel Walker

Metro Atlanta

18

Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation

Lauren Washington

Memphis

10

Advisor, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability Dell Inc.

Keya Wondwossen

Metro Atlanta

10