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The Advocates List is women and men who have accepted the invitation to financially support OnBoard at a leadership level because they are passionate about the mission of OnBoard.

The campaign for 2018-2019 list is in progress. The list covers October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019 and is published and distributed at the November awards dinner. To join the Advocates List for 2018-2019 click here.

Advocates List

The Advocates List is women and men who have accepted the invitation to financially support OnBoard at a leadership level because they are passionate about the mission of OnBoard. Advocates List 2017-18 are:

Cathy Callaway Adams

EVP & COO
Federal Home Loan Bank Atlanta

Kristin Adams

Executive Vice President
Aon

Peggy Allumbaugh

Retired Partner
Deloitte LLP

Margaret Anderson

Senior Vice President
SAP America

Marisol Angelini

Board Director

Rhona S. Applebaum, PhD

Andrea Arena

CEO
Time Squared Concierge, LLC

Claire (Yum) Lewis Arnold

CEO and Founder
Leapfrog Services, Inc.

L. Scott Askins

General Counsel
Kabbage, Inc.

Phyllis Austin

SVP Human Resources
Boys & Girls Clubs of America

DeLois B. Babiker

CEO
Intellectual Concepts

Cindy Baerman

Board Member and CEO
Executive Advisory Services

Jim Balkcom

Lead Director
State Bank Financial Corporation

Michael Baroody

Partner
Harvard Group International

Susan R. Bell

Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Tim Bentsen

Director
Synovus Financial Corp.

Kathy T. Betty

Corporate Director
Aaron’s, Inc.

Becky Blalock

Managing Partner,
Advisory Capital;
Corporate Board Member

Katherine Blue

Principal
KPMG LLP

Sue Boehlke

President
Informa Transportation Intelligence

L. Celeste Bottorff

CEO
Hire Opportunity

Denise Boyd

Partner
Grant Thornton LLP

Wayne Bradley

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Rosalind G. Brewer

Chief Operating Officer & Group President
Starbucks Corporation

Kimberly P. Brunson

Partner
Deloitte Tax LLP

Miriam Burgess

Partner, Global Account Executive
Aon

Suzanne E. Burks

Senior Advisor and Chief Marketing Officer
The Burks Companies, Inc.

Elizabeth Camp

Corporate Board Member

Ann-Marie Campbell

EVP US Stores
The Home Depot

Shellie Cherner

Director & Senior Counsel
Iron Mountain

Lea Clingman

SVP
Hitachi Consulting

Almeta E. Cooper

Retired Healthcare Lawyer & Advisor

Shan Cooper

Executive Director
Atlanta Committee for Progress

Lurline Craig-Burke

Managing Director
Aon

Frank Dalton

Partner
Fulcrum Equity Partners

Paula Dart

VP Global Commercial Leadership
The Coca-Cola Company

Steven G. Deaton

Chief Risk Officer
State Bank & Trust Company

Neeti Dewan

Principal & Global Practice Leader
Ryan

Avis D. Dickey, D.B.A, M.S.

Sr. Advisor to the CHCO & Deputy Ethics Counselor
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Constance Dierickx, PhD

Founder / President
CD Consulting Group

Michael Dierickx, CFP®

Lynne Dougherty

LRD Ventures

Roxanne Douglas

Owner
R Douglas Law Firm

Dan Dubay

Partner, Director SignatureEXEC
SignatureFD, LLC

Ceree Eberly

Board Director
Qualfon, Inc, Gartner, LLC

Erin Elliott

Managing Attorney
Elliott Immigration Law LLC

Jane Elliott

Payments Technology Expert

Connie Engel

Partner – Development and Leasing
Childress Klein

Sarah Ernst

Partner
Alston & Bird LLP

Joe Evans

Chairman
State Bank and Trust Company

Dave Ferguson

Retired President / CEO
WalMart Europe

Rachel Finglass

President
TalentQuest

Mary Ford

Chief Operating Officer
Springbot

David L. Gamsey

Chief Financial Officer & EVP
First Advantage Corporation

Kelly Gay

CEO & Board Member

Heather Generes

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, International
Equifax

Julie Gerlach

Principal
KPMG LLP

Jill Goodrich

President & CEO
Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Hetal Gordon

Director, Global Client Lead
Google

Leigh Ann Groome

Jeffery Tobias Halter

President
YWomen

Nancy D. Halwig

Senior Vice President
United Community Bank

Page Harty

Partner, Director SignatureWOMEN
SignatureFD, LLC

Lucille Heil

Senior Vice President, Operations – Atlanta Market
JLL

Cheri Husney

Executive Director
KPMG LLP

Rebecca H. Johnson

Principal
Extend Marketing

Terri Jondahl

CEO
CAB Incorporated

Trish Jones

Principal
eMentorConnect LLC

Tasia Katapodis

Senior Vice President
United Commmunity Bank

Shivani Kaul

SVP, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Avanos

Linda A. Klein

Senior Managing Shareholder
Baker Donelson

Josh Kohnstamm

President/CEO
Kohnstamm Communications

Lauren Koontz

EVP
YMCA of Metro Atlanta

Nancy Kumar

Former Lead Attorney

Lisa LaFave

President, US Sales
UPS®

Stacy M. Lewis

Principal
TrueWealth Management

Helene Lollis

CEO
Pathbuilders, Inc.

Annis Lyles

VP (retired)
The Coca-Cola Company

Jane Mandula

Director – LP Committee
WISC Partners

Jennifer Manning

Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
The Coca-Cola Company

Erica V. Mason, Esq.

Imm. Past Pres., Hispanic Nat’l Bar Ass’n;
L&E Litigation Partner, Constangy, Brooks & Prophete, LLP

Cynthia Masters

Principal
CMastersHealth, LLC

Mary McCoy

Partner
McCoy Advisory LLC

Scott McCune

Founder
McCune Ventures

Myra McElhaney

Author/Speaker, Owner
McElhaney & Associates, LLC

Ann-Marie McGaughey

Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

Milford McGuirt

Atlanta Managing Partner
KPMG LLP

Katharine Mobley

Chief Marketing Officer
First Advantage Corporation

Hala Moddelmog

President and CEO
Metro Atlanta Chamber

Sandra S. Morelli

SVP and Regional Director
Capital Group Private Client Services

Jeffrey Neppl

Partner
The Koblentz Group

Susan Nethero

Co-Founder
Goldenseeds and Intimacy

Judi North

Corporate Director

Sarah O’Brien

Partner
Valor Ventures

Barbara J. O’Connell

Vice President, Associate General Counsel
Southwire Company, LLC

Shannon Sweeney Offen

Director
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey

Andi Oppmann

Director of Marketing
UPS®

Elba Pareja-Gallagher

Founder
ShowMe50.org

Jackie Parker

Founder & President
JWP Consulting, LLC

Zack Parker

CEO
DLH Corporation

Monica F. Patterson

Senior Corporate Counsel
The Home Depot

Suzanne D. Patterson

Retired Controller, Chief Accounting Officer
Coca-Cola Enterprises

Stefanie Paulos

Assistant Vice President
The Coca-Cola Company

Betsy Peck

Principal
Peck Advisory Services

Ryanne Pennington

Vice President
JLL

Sloane Perras

SVP Chief Administrative & Legal Officer
The Krystal Company

Rachel Perry

Resident Managing Director-Atlanta
Aon

Margarita Porto

Partner
Newport Board Group

Brittain Prigge

President
Balentine

Alison Rand

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Primerica, Inc.

Sheila E. Ray

EVP and Chief Financial Officer
State Bank and Trust Company

Amy Richter

Advisor/Coach
ThinqShift

Karen Robinson

EVP
NanoLumens

Robin H. Sangston

Vice President, Privacy and Compliance Officer
Cox Communications, Inc.

Jina Sanone

Managing Director
Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Michele Sarkisian

President
P3 Advisors

Mike Schall

Managing Director
Schall Consulting Group, Inc.

Beth Schiavo

CEO
The Gender Plan

Deborah Sessions

Partner
Porter Keadle Moore LLC

Vicki Shackley

Partner, SignatureEXEC
SignatureFD, LLC

Veronica Sheehan

Partner
Valor Ventures

Tori M. Silas

Senior Counsel
Cox Enterprises, Inc.

Christine St.Clare

Corporate Board Member
(retired KPMG Partner)

Nadia Theodore

Consul General
Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta

Mimi Thigpen

Board Director
Torchmark Corporation, AchieveIT, and OpsDataStore

Lisa Bigazzi Tilt

President
Full Tilt Consulting

Annette Tirabasso

Managing Partner
Tirabasso Transformation Group

Carolyn (Lyn) Turknett

Co-founder
Turknett Leadership Group

Leslie M. Turner

Former General Counsel
The Hershey Company

Kathy Waller

EVP and CFO
The Coca-Cola Company

Kathleen A. Walters

Executive Vice President – Consumer Products Group
Georgia-Pacific

Liz Ward

Chief Marketing Officer
United Way of Greater Atlanta

Jodi Weintraub

CHRO
Phobio

Ken Welch

Partner
KPMG LLP

Cheryl J. Weldon

President
Georgia Peach Chic

Rona L. Wells

President
Wells Holdings

Michelle A. Williams

Partner
Alston & Bird LLP

A. Michelle (Shelli) Willis

SVP and Deputy General Counsel
SunTrust Bank

Phoebe A. Wood

Principal
CompaniesWood

Dottie Frazier Yates

Principal, Financial Services & Payments
Midtown Consulting Group