2020 Notable Georgians

Russell Allen

President & CEO

Georgia Research Alliance

Atlanta


Brandon Beach

Executive Director

North Fulton Community Improvement District

R-District 21

State Senate

Alpharetta


John Berry

CEO

St. Vincent de Paul Georgia

Atlanta


Matt Bronfman

Principal & CEO

Jamestown

Atlanta


John Hope Bryant

Founder, Chair & CEO

Operation HOPE

Atlanta


Ángel Cabrera

President

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta


Doug Collins

R-District 9

U.S. House of Representatives

Gainesville


Don Cooper

Artist

Atlanta


Stephen D. Dolinger

President

Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education

Atlanta


Jerry Donovan

President & CEO

Georgia Transmission Corp.

Tucker


Jim Durrett

Executive Director

Buckhead Community Improvement District

Atlanta


Jeffrey A. Eischeid

Managing Partner

Bennett Thrasher

Atlanta


Allyson Eman

Executive Director

Venture Atlanta

Atlanta


Kelly Girtz

Mayor

Athens-Clarke County

Athens


Shannon Goodman

Executive Director

Lifecycle Building Center of Greater Atlanta

Atlanta


Jeff Graham

Executive Director

Georgia Equality

Atlanta


Kevin Green

President & CEO

Midtown Alliance

Atlanta


W. Todd Groce

President & CEO

Georgia Historical Society

Savannah


Ann M. Hanlon

Executive Director

Perimeter Community Improvement Districts

Dunwoody


P. Russell Hardin

President

Robert W. Woodruff Foundation

Atlanta


Ralph & Jamie Hickox

Owners

Jesup Drive-In Theater, Historic Strand Theater

Jesup


Clyde Higgs

President & CEO

Atlanta BeltLine Inc.

Atlanta


Bárbara Rivera Holmes

President & CEO

Albany Area Chamber of Commerce

Albany


William W. Hubbard

President & CEO

Savannah Area Chamber

Savannah


Jen Jordan

D-District 6

State Senate

Atlanta


Steve Justice

Executive Director

Georgia Centers of Innovation

Atlanta


Jamie Keating

Chef & Owner

EPIC Restaurant

Columbus


Kelly Loeffler

U.S. Senator

Atlanta


Mark McDonald

President & CEO

The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation

Atlanta


Gerald McDowell

Executive Director

Aerotropolis Atlanta Community Improvement Districts

Atlanta


Kim Menefee

Executive Director

Cumberland Community Improvement District

Atlanta


William Pate

President & CEO

Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau

Atlanta


Karen Paty

Executive Director

Georgia Council for the Arts

Decatur


Andrea Pinabell

President

Southface

Atlanta


Robb Pitts

Chair

Fulton County Board of Commissioners

Atlanta


Tracy Rathbone Styf

Executive Director

Town Center Community Improvement District

Kennesaw


Valerie Montgomery Rice

President & Dean

Morehouse School of Medicine

Atlanta


A.J. Robinson

President

Central Atlanta Progress
& Atlanta Downtown Improvement District

Atlanta


Teya Ryan

CEO & President

GPB Media

Atlanta


Jill Savitt

President & CEO

National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Atlanta


Andrea Schruijer

Executive Director

Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority

Valdosta


Nathaniel Smith

Founder & Chief Equity Officer

Partnership for Southern Equity

Atlanta


Jeffrey C. Sprecher

Founder, Chair & CEO

Intercontinental Exchange

Atlanta


Michael “Sully” Sullivan

President & CEO

American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia

Snellville


Scott Taylor

President & CEO

Carter Developments

Atlanta


Hugh Thompson

President

Pierce Lumber Co.

Blackshear


Pamela S. Whitten

President

Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw


Yvonne Williams

President & CEO

Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce

Macon


Douglas L. Williams

President & CEO

Atlantic Capital Bank

Atlanta


Mike Worley

President & CEO

Georgia Wildlife Federation

Covington


Cal Wray

President

Augusta Economic Development Authority

Augusta

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