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Senior Leadership

Greg Levine

Executive Director

Suzie Sloan

Chief Operating Officer

Alex Beasley

Director - Planting

Rebecca Gilbert

Director - Education

Don Hemrick

Director - Development

Dana Render

Director - Human Resources

Mike Vinciquerra

Director - Business Development

Brian Williams

Director - Conservation

Judy Yi

Director - Marketing & Outreach


Angel Abreu

Youth Tree Team Coordinator

Remi Andre

Urban Trees Supervisor

Jarod Apperson

Grant and Accounting Specialist

Eric Blumenschein

Workforce Development Manager

David-Lee Bradford

Urban Trees Manager

Peyton Capers

Human Resources Coordinator

Rachael Carroll

Community Engagement Manager

Lyric Carter

Forest Restoration Lead

Leanna Cherrette

NeighborWoods Lead

Emily Chesser

Marketing Coordinator

Hutson Chilton

NeighborWoods Lead

Madison Cummiskey

Forest Restoration Manager

Susan Pierce Cunningham

Volunteer Services - Associate Director

Esme Dunbar

NeighborWoods Lead

James Forde

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Jacob Garrett

NeighborWoods Lead

Darah Gillum

NeighborWoods Coordinator

Todd Grogan

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

John Hall

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Emmie Harvard

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Avery Hawkins

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Michael Hopper

Urban Trees Lead

Carson Howgate

Urban Trees Lead

Cate Hughes

Associate Director of Grants

Marley Kern

Education Coordinator (Youth Programs)

Alison Kleinjan

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Louie Lewis

Program Logistics Manager

Michael Lupsha

Plant Healthcare and Front Yard Tree Manager

John Mabry

Green Infrastructure Lead

Grace Manning

BeltLine Arboretum Manager

Vhanessa Marcondes

Forest Restoration Lead

Jake McDonald

Community Forestry Manager

Angela McTigue

Plant Healthcare Coordinator

Vicki Mendez

Forest Restoration Senior Lead

Grace Miller-Bell

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Kenadi Morgan

Beltline Arboretum Lead

Lateefade Ngala-Bey

NeighborWoods and Workforce Development Senior Lead

Claire Peterman

BeltLine Arboretum Coordinator

Jamie Quigley

Volunteer Services Coordinator

Chad Radford

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Kelly Rojas

Volunteer Services Lead

Emily Roth

Office Manger

Colin Schnapp

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Kerri Simmons

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Howard Sinclair

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Mathew Smith

BeltLine Arboretum Lead

Nina Smith

Forest Restoration Lead

Victoria Struck

BeltLine Arboreturm Lead

Connor Tarver

Site Operations Coordinator

Ariel Taylor

Education Registrar

Eli Taylor

Forest Restoration Senior Lead

Savannah Tello Rodriguez

Forest Restoration Coordinator

Brennan Wall

Design Manager

Starr Whitten

Education Manager

Kayla Whyte

BeltLine Arboretum Supervisor

Madison Williams

Downtown Planting Manager

Felix Wilson

Workforce Development Supervisor

Michael Winks

Forest Restoration Coordinator

Hayden Wyatt

Forest Restoration Coordinator

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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-Thomas, Secretary
Vice President, Business and Community Development, Delta Community Credit Union

Mr. Berwyn J. “BJ” Green, Treasurer
State President, Atlanta Banking Group, SouthState Bank

Board Members

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

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

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

Ms. Amelia DeLuca
VP of International Customer Experience and Partner Sustainability, Delta Air Lines

Mr. Taylor Fairman
Founder and Managing Partner, Eagle Rock Investment

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

Ms. Martha Issa
Senior Director of Sustainability, Veritiv Corporation

Mr. Lewis Jones
Partner, Jones Fortuna LP

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

Mr. John McFarland
Principal, Working Buildings

Mr. Jerrell Moore
EVP, Chief Diversity Officer, Cadence Bank

Mr. Matt Passarello
Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

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

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
Vice President of Corporate Sustainability, Georgia Power


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
Senior Advisor, Brown Brother Harriman

Ms. Pam Sohn
Senior Manager, Google

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