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2017 Metro Atlanta Area Command Advisory Board List

Chairman: Bill Byron Concevitch
Director
Commvault

First Vice Chair: Todd Stroup
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Second Vice Chair: Manon Brochu
Vice President and General Manager of Mass Markets
Gas South

Treasurer: Tom Summers
Retired Senior Vice President of Not-for-Profit
and Government Banking
SunTrust Banks

Secretary: Vincent M. Gioe
Vice President of Business Development
The Coca-Cola Company

Thomas E. Abernathy, IV
Retired Partner
Smith, Currie and Hancock

Helen Aderhold
Retired Community Leader

Palmer Bayless
Owner
Emerge Real Estate Services

Terrell (Chip) Benton III
Partner
Hall Booth Smith, P.C.

Elliott Brack
Publisher
Gwinnett Forum and Georgia Clips

Michael Brubaker
Vice President of Sales
Arcos, Inc.

Chris Conlin
Chief Operating Officer
World Micro, Inc.

Robert S. DeBorde
Retired
SunTrust Banks

Vicki Denmark
Vice President of Education Innovation
AdvancED

Dr. Jean Devard-Kemp
Retired Commissioner
Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education

Michael Gaburo
Chief Executive Officer
Brightwell Payments, Inc.

George Gfroerer
Retired

Claude H. (Chip) Grizzard, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer
Grizzard Communications

Lucille Heil
Vice President of Operations
JLL

Charles C. Hull
Partner
Wilson, Hull & Neal

Tasia T. Katapodis
Regional President
United Community Bank

Robert Kesterton
Chairman
Mingledorff’s Inc.

Mitchell King
Region Manager
Georgia Power

Thad King
Retired

Robert E. Mathis
Retired Chief Executive Officer
Peachtree Planning Corporation

Richard Menson
Retired
McGuire Woods

James M. Montgomery
President
Montgomery and Associates

James Neill
Senior Vice President
Genuine Parts Company

Michael T. Petrik
Partner
Alston & Bird LLP

Lee Piper
Retired
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Tom Prior
Attorney

Richard Pugmire
President
Pugmire Lincoln of Marietta, Inc.

Spurgeon Richardson
Retired Chief Executive Officer
Atlanta Convention and Visitor’s Bureau

Russell Shulin
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Boost IT

John H. Strickler
Retired

Duane Thompson
Vice President
Piedmont Hospital

Pat Upshaw-Monteith
Chief Executive Officer
Leadership Atlanta

Kim Van Utrecht
United Parcel Service

Frederick S. VanWinkle
Chairman
Van Winkle + Associates

Dr. David T. Watson
Retired
Peachtree Internal Medicine

Carol B. Yancey
Chief Financial Officer
Genuine Parts Company

Sandy Purdie
Investments

Life Members

Maryann Friend Gillespie

Harry V. Lamon, Jr.

Franklin Skinner

Barry Teague

Neely Young

Ex-Officio Members

Scott Chatham
Boys & Girls Clubs

Jim Ditzel
Adult Rehabilitation Center

LC Johnson
Gwinnett County

Dawn Menear
Women’s Auxiliary

David Nutt
Cobb/Douglas County

Fred Zimmerman
Clayton/Fayette County

Emeritus Members

Hugh Peterson, Jr.

Neal Purcell