Team

Board MemberBackground
Arthur M. Blank - Chair


Henry L. "Hank" Aaron Senior vice president, Atlanta National League Baseball Club, Inc. Chairman of the board, 755 Restaurant Corporation. Former Major League Baseball player with record-setting 755 home runs during 23-year career. Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. Board member of DSW, Inc., Medallion Financial Services, Inc., and Atlanta Braves. Member of Board of Governers for Boys and Girls Club of America.
Steve Bartkowski In business development at DPR Construction, Inc., a global commercial contractor and construction management company. Well-known in Atlanta community for record-breaking performance as starting quarterback with Atlanta Falcons between 1975 and 1985. Member of Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame and Georgia Sports Hall of Fame. Involved with many charitable fundraisers throughout the year.
Bill Bolling Founder and executive director, Atlanta Community Food Bank, a provider of food and other donated grocery items to nonprofit partner agencies in Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. Charter member of Feeding America board of directors, and board member of Georgia Chamber of Commerce and Regional Commission on Homelessness. Member of nonprofit studies program advisory committee of Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University.
Dr. Robert Franklin President of Morehouse College. Serves on the boards of the Atlanta Regional Council for Higher Education (ARCHE), the Salvation Army National Advisory Board, the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Executive Committee. He is a member of the Atlanta Business League; the Atlanta Mayoral Board of Service; the CNN Dialogues Committee; Atlanta Rotary Club and 100 Black Men of Atlanta.
Glenda Hatchett Judge on nationally syndicated television series Judge Hatchett. Nationally-recognized authority on juvenile and social issues. Author of national best-selling books Dare to Take Charge and Say What You Mean and Mean What You Say. Former Chief Presiding Judge of Fulton County, Georgia Juvenile Court.
Ingrid Saunders Jones Senior vice president – Global Community Connections, The Coca-Cola Company, and Chair, Coca-Cola Foundation. Member of Clark Atlanta University board of trustees; Carter Center board of councilors; Woodruff Arts Center; The Ohio State University President’s Council on Women board of trustees; Rotary Club of Atlanta; Society of International Business Fellows; and Girl Scouts USA national board of directors.
Felker W. Ward, Jr. Managing Member, Pinnacle Investment Advisors, LLC, an investment advisory firm. Board member of Georgia Research Alliance, Tuskegee University Board of Trustees, Georgia Cancer Coalition, Georgia Department of Economic Development, Morehouse School of Medicine Board of Trustees, Emory University Board of Trustees, Emeritus, and Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army, Emeritus. Member of the Rotary Club of Atlanta and 100 Black Men of Atlanta.
Ambassador Andrew Young Chairman and co-founding partner, GoodWorksInternational, LLC, a company seeking to enhance economic development in Africa and the Caribbean. Former co-chair of Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Mayor of Atlanta from 1982 to 1990. Board member of The United Nations Foundation, Independent News & Media PLC, Member of 100 Black Men of Atlanta and Founder and President of the Andrew Young Foundation.