Our Team

At Goodwill of North Georgia, our team shares a commitment to building stronger communities by putting people to work. We proudly shine a spotlight on some of the leaders who help us break the barriers that keep people from finding the security of a regular paycheck.
Our leaders are dedicated to offering some of the best, most comprehensive job training and employment services in the region, and expanding the fastest growing Goodwill retail operation in the country.

Board of Directors

Anthony "Tony" Tatum
King & Spalding
William "Bill" Miller, Treasurer
CRH Healthcare, LLC
Daniel "Danny" Lindsey
Southern Company
Eduardo "Ed" Carreras, Chair
Baker Hostetler
George Kessinger
Retired: Goodwill Industries International
Janine Anthony Bowen
JACK Attorneys & Advisors
Johanna Ellis
Atlanta Classic Cars, Inc.
Kirk Halpern
Halperns' Purveyors of Steak and Seafood
Lew Fader
InterContinental Hotels & Group Eastern US & Canada
Marc Azar, Vice Chair
Smith & Howard, P.C.
Richard Rushton, Chair Emeritus
Nicholas J. Hoffman & Co., LLC
Robert "Bob" Saudek, Secretary
Retired: Morris, Manning & Martin
Sandra Young
Regions Bank
Richard "Rick" Byrd, Jr.
Retired: Internal Revenue Service

Lifetime Member

Dr. John McNeal Jr.
Atlanta Bible Baptist Church

Executive Staff

Jim Caponigro
Vice President, Marketing
Raymond W. Bishop
Cheryl Cornett
Vice President, Career Services
Paula Swearingen
Vice President, Donor Services
John Mayfield
Vice President, Human Resources
Paul Jordan
Vice President, Finance
Scott Parry
Vice President, Facility Services

Emeritus Council

Allen Phinney, Vice Chair
Charles Meriwether
Ascension Benefits & Insurance Solutions
Daniel King
King and Spalding
Francesca Gary
Amerigroup Georgia
Glynn Jenkins
Jennie Woodlee
Retired from the Coca-Cola Company
John R. Keys
Georgia Regional Transportation Authority
Marshia Milam-Medford
Nicholas Hoffman
Nicholas J. Hoffman & Company
Tacita Mikel Scott
Wong Fleming, P.C.
Timothy O'Connell
Corporate Environments
William Canby
Retired from SunTrust

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