Bernard Taylor, Sr


Alston & Bird

Robert Abernathy

Retired Chairman & CEO

Halyard Health

​David P. Abney (Director Emeritus)

Chairman & CEO
United Parcel Service

Paige Alexander

Chief Executive Officer

The Carter Center

Joseph Bankoff

Professor of Practice

Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

Georgia Institute of Technology

Mark Becker, Ph.D.

Georgia State University

W. Frank Blount

Chairman & CEO

JI Ventures

Nando Cesarone


UPS International

Asma Farid

Vice President and Managing Partner

Farids & Co. LLC

Ambassador Gordon D. Giffin

Global Vice Chair

Dentons US LLP

Arlette Guthrie

Vice President, Human Resources

The Home Depot

Eric J. Joiner

Vice Chairman

AJC International

Dennis Lockhart

Retired ​President and CEO
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Richard Phillips, Ph.D.

Robinson College of Business

Georgia State University

Jim Reed


YKK Corporation of America


Jonathan “Rocky” Rief

Senior Director for Economic Policy and Fiscal Policy

The Coca-Cola Company

Jeffrey M. Salvatore


Deloitte LLP

Jagdish Sheth, Ph.D.

Charles H. Kellstadt Professor of Marketing, Goizueta Business School, Emory University; 
Founder and chairman of India, China, America Institute; Director, Wipro Ltd.

Clyde C. Tuggle

Pine Island Capital Partners

Former Senior Adviser to the CEO of The Coca-Cola Company

Flora Leah Venegas Corrales

Consul General & Dean of the Atlanta Consular Corps

Consulate of Costa Rica in Atlanta​

Rohit Verma

Global Chief Operating Officer

Crawford & Company


Kathleen Walters

Retired EVP and Group President, Consumer Products
Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products LP

World Affairs Council of Atlanta
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