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

Allen Phinney, Vice Chair
Bill Miller, Treasurer
CRH Healthcare, LLC.
Danny Lindsey
Southern Company
Eduardo Carreras, Secretary
Woodcock Washburn
George Kessinger
Retired: Goodwill Industries International
Johanna Ellis
Atlanta Classic Cars Inc.
Kirk Halpern
Halpern's Purveyors of Steak and Seafood
Marc Azar
Smith & Howard
Richard Rushton, Chair
Nicholas Hoffman and Co.
Robert Saudek
Retired: Morris, Manning & Martin
Sandra Young
Regions Bank
Rick Byrd
Retired: Internal Revenue Service
Timothy O'Connell, Chair Emeritus
Business and Financial Executive

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

Charles McCain
McCain Consulting, Inc.
Charles Meriwether
Bryant Wharton Consulting & Insurance
Daniel King
King and Spalding
Francesca Gary
AmeriGroup Community Care
Glynn Jenkins
James Mac Hunter
Morris, Manning, and Martin
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
William Canby
Retired from SunTrust

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