Board of Directors

Alyssa Davis

Danielle Elkins

Cory Jackson

Karl Jennings

Nick Juliano

Evid Hightower

Patrick Klibanoff

Joey Kline

Andrew Laarhoven

Michael Leithead

Michael Leithead

Megan Sikes

Andrew Tate

James Touchton

Joel Wascher

 

Alyssa Davis

Executive Director, Sugarloaf Community Improvement District

alyssa.sinclair@gmai.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because we need a world class regional transit system, and it's time for us to make that happen. 
 

 


Danielle Elkins, President

Director of Government Relations, CH2M

@DaniElkins

I want to Advance Atlanta because like my friends and neighbors, I want safe and convenient transportation options.
 

 


CORY JACKSON

Commercial Banker, Bank of North Georgia a division of Synovus Bank

@coryjackson86 | coryjackson@synovus.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because a more robust transportation system will provide mobility, flexibility and freedom for people from every walk of life.
 

Karl Jennings

Director of Development, Central Programs, Georgia State University

karljennings5@gmail.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because our region deserves a fully functioning, integrated, and user-friendly transportation system accessible to all. 
 
 
 

Nick Juliano

Public Affairs Manager, Southeast, Uber

@nicholasjuliano | nicholasmjuliano@gmail.com

 I want to Advance Atlanta to raise our quality of life, strengthen our competitiveness, and make the metro region the best place it can be for all of its residents.
 
 

Evie Hightower

Associate Attorney, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

evie.hightower@sutherland.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because the region needs a strategically expanded and unified transportation system to continue to thrive.

 


Patrick Klibanoff

Associate, KPMG Strategy

@pklibanoff | pklibanoff@gmail.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because a unified transit system will provide citizens throughout the region with convenient and affordable access to education, work, and recreational activities while building more healthy, livable communities.  


Joey Kline

Associate, Jones Lang LaSalle

joey.kline@am.jll.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because our future depends on it.
 
 
 

Andrew Laarhoven

Public Finance Professional

andrewlaarhoven@gmail.com

I want to advance Atlanta to keep our region economically competitive and provide greater transportation choices for individuals throughout the metro area.
 
 

Michael Leithead

Property Analyst

MLeithead@northfultoncid.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because the future of our city depends on the efficiency of an expanded Atlanta Metropolitan transit system.
 
 

 


Megan Sikes

Associate Attorney, Andersen, Tate & Carr

MeganintheATL@gmail.com

I want to advance Atlanta because I think there is a need for increased connectivity both in infrastructure and governance. I believe that once we connect our region it will be easier to retain talent that will in turn make Atlanta a center for business and innovation.

Andrew Tate

2016 JD Candidate, Emory University School of Law

andrew.ready.tate@gmail.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because our choice of mobility influences every aspect of daily life and regional development and it is time that we move beyond the barriers of the past and begin building the unified transit network that Metro Atlanta deserves.  

 


James R. Touchton

Director of Policy & Government Affairs, Council for Quality Growth

JT@CouncilforQualityGrowth.org

I want to Advance Atlanta because it is time that we connect Forsyth to Fayette; LakePoint to the Airport and show the rest of the country that we have a transportation infrastructure that is ready for the next generation of our workforce.
 
 

JOEL WASCHER

Communications Director, Gwinnett Village Community Improvement District

Wascherjoel@hotmail.com

I want to Advance Atlanta because I think the only way for Atlanta to reach its full potential is as a unified and connected region.

Interested in joining our team? Advance Atlanta is looking for individual, community, and business partners throughout the region to build support for a unified transit system.