Leadership at the Georgia Council on Economic Education

The Board of Trustees at the Georgia Council on Economic Education is made up of leaders from business, education, and government. Many former GCEE Trustees continue to serve as Trustees Emeriti.

Loren M. Starr (Chair)
Senior Managing Director & CFO, Invesco

Kirby Thompson (Vice Chair & Chair-Elect)
Senior Vice President- Community & Government Affairs, SunTrust Bank

Christophe Cadiou (Secretary-Treasurer)
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC

Gary P. Alexander
Managing Director, Wells Fargo Advisors

R. Vincent Baria
Vice President, Voya Investment Management

Rob E. Baskin
Atlanta President, Weber Shandwick

Eddie Bennett
Executive Director, Georgia Council for the Social Studies

Linda M. Bleicken
President, Armstrong State University

Richard L. Boger
President, Lex-Tek International, Inc.

Tracy Bradshaw
Vice President- Human Resources and Compensation, Waffle House

Stephen R. Briggs
President, Berry College

Scott D. Brown
Executive Director, Youth Entrepreneurs-Georgia, Georgia-Pacific

Ben F. Cheek
Chairman, 1st Franklin Financial Corporation

Michael Chriszt
Vice President & Public Affairs Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

David A. Cross
Wealth Advisor/ Certified Portfolio Manager, U.S. Asset Management

Houston D. Davis
Interim President, Kennesaw State University

Beth Day
Director of Communications, Southern Regional Education Board

Ronald J. Domanico
CFO, The Brink's Company

Steve Dorman
President, Georgia College

David Dorton
Partner, McKinsey & Company

Cheryl Davenport Dozier
President, Savannah State University

Arthur Dunning
President, Albany State University

Andrew W. Evans
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern Company Gas

Hays B. Evans
Senior Vice President and Investment Counselor, Capital Group

Dorsey D. Farr, CFA
Principal, kdhb V Capital Management

Marie Gooding
First Vice President & COO, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

James W. Hamilton, Jr.
Senior Vice President, Investments & Regional Director, Raymond James

Kelly Henson
Executive Secretary, Georgia Professional Standards Commission

W. Ron Hinson
Executive Vice President, CFO & Treasurer, Georgia Power Company

Tim Hooper
Managing Director, Deutsche Bank Securities

Kevin Humphrey
Director- Capital Markets Compliance, SunTrust Robinson-Humphrey

Kenneth Jackson
Head Trader, Herndon Capital Management

Samuel T. Jackson
President & CEO, Economic Empowerment Initiative

Bonita C. Jacobs
President, University of North Georgia

Ed Jenkins
Senior Vice President, Atlantic Capital Bank

J. Brian Johnstone
Executive Director- Government Affairs, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company

Matt Jones
Chief of Staff, Georgia Department of Education

David H. King
President & CEO, Alexander Haas

Nathan Lewis
President & CEO, Security Capital Brokerage, Inc.

Chris Markwood
President, Columbus State University

Kyle Marrero
President, University of West Georgia

F. Abit Massey
President Emeritus, Georgia Poultry Federation

Laura McCarty
Vice President, Georgia Humanities Council

Robert McNair
Senior Vice President & Client Manager (retired), SunTrust Bank- Savannah

Rodney Miller
Business Solutions Manager, Alston & Bird LLP

Pierce Nelson
Vice President for Communications, CDC Foundation

Eli Niepoky
Community Volunteer

Justin Oeltze
Institutional Sales Trader, JonesTrading

Lynn Pattillo
President, The Pittulloch Foundation

Arlethia Perry-Johnson
Vice President for External Affairs, Kennesaw State University

Michael Pond
Senior Vice President & Senior Trust Officer, U.S. Trust

Will Pridgen
Market President- Dalton, Bank of America

Tim Richardson
Agency Field Executive, COUNTRY Financial

John Robertson
Senior Vice President (retired), Waffle House

Jonathan Rosen
Chairman & CEO, Entaire Global Payments, Inc.
Chairman, Jonathan Rosen Family Foundation

Lisa Schoolcraft
Industry Focus Editor, Atlanta Business Chronicle

David Smith
Executive Vice President, Regions Bank

Russell Snider
Executive Director- State & Local Tax Services, Ernst & Young

Clarence Stowe
Partner- Tax Services, Deloitte LLP

Mark Sullivan
Managing Director, Financial Services, Accenture

John Swinton
Director, Center for Economic Education- Georgia College

Kirby Thompson
Senior Vice President- Community & Government Affairs, SunTrust Bank

Terri Tingle
Senior Vice President- Standards & Practices (retired), Entertainment, Sports & Animation,
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

Reggie Walker
Chief Commercial Officer, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC

Richard Wells
Partner, KPMG LLP

J. Alvin Wilbanks
Superintendent, Gwinnett County Schools

John Williams, II
Managing Director- Corporate Syndicate Department, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey

A. Michelle Willis
Senior Managing Attorney, SunTrust Bank

Matthew L. Wolfersberger, CFA
Co-Director of Research, Georgia Retirement Systems

Richard Woods
State Superintendent of Schools, Georgia Department of Education

John Zauner
Executive Director, Georgia School Superintendents Association

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