Your membership will support the Council’s mission to provide a forum for discussion and to be a source of expertise on global issues that impact the city of Atlanta. Join the Council and you will also receive an exclusive suite of benefits.
35 & Under
Complimentary and discounted admission to programs
Access to annual Leadership Development Conference
Access to exclusive networking opportunities
Invitations to Young Leaders social and volunteer events
Receive all Preferred level ($300) benefits
Exclusive Council gift
Preferred seating at select Council programs
Name listed on Council website
Invitations to executive level programs
Receive all Chairman's Circle ($1,250) benefits
Member discount passes for guests at select programs
Exclusive Council gift
Preferred seating at select Council Programs
Invitations to executive level programs and private round-table discussions
Name listed on Council website as annual supporter
Contributions to the World Affairs Council of Atlanta support non-partisan public education opportunities. The Council is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization and contributions are tax-deductible.
THANK YOU TO OUR ANNUAL CONTRIBUTORS
Chairman & CEO, JI Ventures, Inc.
Co-Founder, Pine Island Capital Partners & Former Senior Vice President, Chief Public Affairs and Communication Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
Retired Chairman & CEO, Halyard Health
Founder, Go Global Recycling & Classic Vintage, Inc.
Eric & Barbara Joiner
Co-Founder and Vice Chairman, AJC International
Jagdish Sheth, Ph.D.
Kellstradt Professor of Marketing, Goizueta Business School, Emory University & Founder & Chairman of India, China, America Institute
Bernard Taylor, Sr.
Partner, Alston & Bird LLP
Retired Executive Vice President of Consumer Product Group, Georgia-Pacific
President, Fram Renewable Fuels LLC
Mark Becker, Ph.D.
President, Georgia State University
Managing Director, PNC Wealth Management
Non-executive Chair, Global Risk Solutions Inc.
Former President, Coca-Cola International
Senior Director, Digital Engagement, WestRock
Retired EVP, CNN & Visiting Lecturer, Georgia Tech
Executive Director, Hong Kong Association of Atlanta, Inc.
Chair, Agnes Scott College Board of Trustees
Jin Jin, Ph.D.
President, Atlanta International Education Group
Retired President, CNN
Retired President, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Senior Director, The Arkin Group
Former U.S. Ambassador to Australia
Senior Counsel, Gordon & Rees LLP
Senior Advisor, Cerberus Capital Mnmgt
Senior Financial Accouting Analyst, Anthem
Consultant, Dorrier Underwood
Founder & Retired CEO, North Highland
Vice President, Corporate Property Dispositions LLC
CEO & Founder, Vidarte Consulting
CEO, Creation Speak LLC
Non-executive Chair, Primerica, Inc.
Chair, National Association of Chinese-Americans