Board of Directors

Foundation Board of Directors

REACH Georgia’s Foundation Board oversees awareness, engagement, fundraising and investment for our organization.  Appointed by the Governor, the directors are comprised of highly respected and influential corporate and community leaders, personally dedicated to upholding REACH Georgia’s mission.  Annual Board expectations include cultivating donors, attending and hosting donor events, and making a personal gift to REACH.

Anne H. Kaiser, Chairman

Vice President of Community and Economic Development, Georgia Power

Jennifer A. Rippner

Executive Director, Policy & Partnerships, University System of Georgia

James M. Hull, Vice Chairman

Member Manger, Hull Property Group

Joe Sam Robinson, Jr., M.D.  

Neurosurgeon, Georgia Neurosurgical Institute

Matt Arthur

Deputy Commissioner, Technical College System of Georgia

Shawn Ryan

President, Georgia Student Finance Authority

Chantal Jacques- Bagwell

Community Volunteer

David Scheible

Advising Partner, Clayton Dubilier and Rice, LLC

 Susanna L. Baxter

President, Georgia Independent College Association

Linda Sewell

Community Volunteer

Stephanie Blank

Community Volunteer

Sachin Shailendra

President, SG Contracting, Inc.

Brad Bryant

Vice President, REACH Georgia

Elizabeth “Beth” A. Shiroishi

Vice President of Global CSR Strategy & Insights, AT&T

Christopher Carpenter

Partner, Garrett, McNatt, Hennesy and Carpenter 360

Kessel D. Stelling

Chairman and CEO, Synovus Financial Corporation

Barbarella Diaz

Executive Vice President of Community Affairs, Diaz Foods

Leslie H. “Henry” Turner, III

Vice President of State Government Affairs, Altria Client Services, Inc.

Laura R. Morgan

Community Volunteer

Don Waters

CEO, Brassler USA

Jose R. Perez

President, Target Market Trends

To view learn more about our Board of Directors, please view their full bios.