Staff & Board

Please use our Request Forms or email if you are unsure who to reach.

We welcome your email or call, but please do not send the same request or message to multiple employees. We hope you kindly understand that doing so increases our workload and delays our ability to respond to everyone. Thank you!

Senior Leadership

Greg Levine

Co-Executive Director &
Chief Program Officer

Connie Veates

Co-Executive Director &
Chief Operating Officer

Don Hemrick

Director - Development

Dana Render

Director - Human Resources

Dave Simpson

Director - Planting

Mike Vinciquerra

Director - Business Development

Brian Williams

Director - Urban Forestry

Judy Yi

Director - Marketing & Outreach


Remi Andre

Urban Trees Supervisor

Alex Beasley

Donor Relations - Associate Director

Isabelle Bracewell

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

David-Lee Bradford

Urban Trees Manager

Lyric Carter

Forest Restoration Lead

Sam Cartin

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Madison Cummiskey

Forest Restoration Supervisor

Susan Pierce Cunningham

Volunteer Services - Associate Director

Emma Deegan

Forest Restoration Lead

Matt Dort

NeighborWoods Senior Lead

Jarred Forman

Forest Restoration Lead

Valerie Gardner

Office Manager

Rebecca Gilbert

Education - Associate Director
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Travys Harper

Green Infrastructure Manager

Emmie Harvard

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Carson Howgate

Urban Trees Lead

Cate Hughes

NeighborWoods Manager

Louie Lewis

Program Logistics Manager

Juliana Lira

Education Coordinator

Michael Lupsha

NeighborWoods Supervisor

Grace Manning

BeltLine Arboretum Manager

Jacob McDonald

NeighborWoods Coordinator

Angela McTigue

NeighborWoods Lead

Vicki Mendez

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Grace Miller-Bell

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Vanessa Miot

Education Registrar

James Moy

Data Manager

Lateefade Ngala-Bey

NeighborWoods Coordinator

Tiffany O’Flaherty

Urban Trees Lead

Jamie Quigley

Volunteer Services Senior Lead

Chad Radford

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Emily Roth

Forest Restoration Coordinator

Claire Sammons

NeighborWoods Coordinator

Howard Sinclair

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Joseph Streets

Site Operations Coordinator

Victoria Struck

BeltLine Arboreturm Lead

Eliza Taylor

Forest Restoration Senior Lead

Savannah Tello

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Brennan Wall

Design Manager

Frank Welsh

BeltLine Arboretum Maintenance Supervisor

Starr Whitten

Education Supervisor

Madison Williams

Green Infrastructure Coordinator

Felix Wilson

Urban Trees Lead

Michael Winks

Forest Restoration Coordinator

Hayden Wyatt

Forest Restoration Senior Lead

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Board of Directors

Board Officers

Mr. Taylor Baird, President
Partner, PwC

Ms. Suzanne Russo, 1st Vice President
Assistant General Counsel, The Home Depot

Mr. David Hicks, 2nd Vice President
Vice President, Cox Enterprises

Ms. Jai Rogers, Secretary
Vice President, Business and Community Development, Delta Community Credit Union

Mr. Berwyn J. “BJ” Green, Treasurer
Executive Vice President, Cadence Bank

Board Members

Mr. Dean Adelman
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Veritiv Corporation

Ms. Heather Beaubien
Director of Sustainability, Chick-Fil-A Inc.

Mr. Matt Brigman
Senior Associate, Trial and Global Disputes, King & Spalding

Mr. Ed Crouch
Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group

Ms. Amelia DeLuca
Managing Director of Sustainability, Delta Air Lines

Mr. Channing Henderson
Director of Asset Preservation and Enhancement, Integral Property Management

Mr. Clyde Higgs
CEO, Atlanta BeltLine Inc.

Mr. Lewis Jones
Partner, Jones Fortuna LP

Ms. Olivia Maxwell
Executive Director, On the Rise Financial Center

Mr. Jerrell Moore
Director, Inclusion Programs, Google

Mr. Marty Pinne
Global Director, Accounting Research, The Coca-Cola Company

Ms. Susan Pound
Executive Vice President, South Region Sales Manager, Wells Fargo

Mr. Lawrence Richardson
Retired, CBG

Mr. Joe Severin
Senior Vice President, Construction and Civil Engineering, Carter

Mr. John Singleton
Vice President, Shared Services, Assurant

Ms. Patty Tucker
Founder/Senior Strategist, Treehouse Counsel

Mr. John Wilson
Senior Vice President, Jamestown Properties

Ms. Jennifer Winn
General Manager, Natural Resources, Georgia Power

Mr. Paul Zurawski
Retired – Senior Vice President, External Affairs, Equifax


Advisory Board

Ms. Marcia Bansley
Retired, Trees Atlanta

Mr. Edward Daugherty
Landscape Architect

Mr. C. Edward Dobbs
Partner, Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP

Ms. Erica Glasener

Mr. R. Charles Shufeldt
Brown Brothers Harriman

Ms. Pam Sohn
Senior Manager, Google

Mr. R. Alfie Vick
University of Georgia, College of Environment & Design