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
Atlantic Capital Bank
Daniel "Dan" King
King & Spalding (Retired)
Anthony "Tony" Tatum
King & Spalding
B. Aubrey Harrell
Charles Meriwether
Ascension Benefits & Insurance Solutions
Eduardo "Ed" Carreras
Chair Emeritus
George Kessinger
Goodwill Industries International (Retired)
Glynn Jenkins
Kroger (Retired)
Janine Anthony Bowen
Vice Chair
Johanna Ellis
Atlanta Classic Cars, Inc.
Keith T. Parker
President & CEO
Goodwill of North Georgia
Goodwill Industries
of North Georgia
Kirk Halpern
Halperns' Purveyors of Steak and Seafood
Lew Fader
InterContinental Hotels & Group (Eastern US & Canada)
Marc A. Azar
Smith & Howard, PC
Mark Hoffman
Lanier Asset Management
Paula Tkac
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Richard "Rick" Byrd, Jr.
Internal Revenue Service (Retired)
Timothy "Tim" O'Connell
Corporate Environments

Lifetime Member

Dr. John McNeal, Jr.
Atlanta Bible Baptist Church

Executive Staff

Paul Jordan
Vice President
Finance & IT
Scott Parry
Vice President
Facility Services
Elaine Armstrong
Vice President
Angela Staup
Vice President
Human Resources
Jenny Taylor
Vice President
Career Services
Brian East
Senior Director
Donor Services
Keith T. Parker
President & CEO

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