Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors has extensive knowledge of Sandy Springs and its resources. Offering great insight and perspective into potential solutions to our opportunities, they represent the essential building blocks to guide SSEF in creating collaborative partnerships to address the needs of youth in Sandy Springs.

Member Position Currently affiliated with
Kathy Shapiro Chair Educational Consultant
Jeannie Diluzio Vice Chair Community Advocate
Sandra F. Jewell, PhD Vice Chair Retired College Professor/Organization Design Consultant
Heather Kaufman Secretary Community Advocate
Tim Bonenberger, CPA Treasurer Wood Residential Services
Julia Bernath Past Chair Fulton County School Board Member
Carolyn Axt Board Emeritus Community Advocate
Yalanda Bell Board Member Executive Director of Career and Technical Education, Fulton County Schools
Kaitlyn Downs Board Member Director of Engagement, Heritage Sandy Springs
Christine E. Heller Board Member Editorial, Project & Resource Management, National Council of Jewish Women, Atlanta
Colin Hubbard Board Member Construction & Design Manager, Carter USA
 Clanci Jordan Board Member Retired - Non-Profit Management, Community Advocate
Kirk Marchisen Board Member Principal, Stevens & Wilkinson
Joseph Nagel, Esq. Board Member Attorney
Temoh Nesbitt Board Member Accounting Manager, ATN International
Enrique "Leo" Ortiz Board Member Institutional Director of Career Services, The Art Institute of Atlanta
Erica Rocker-Wills Board Member Senior Associate, Economic Development, The Collaborative - City of Sandy Springs
Charan Shikh, MD Board Member Founder/CEO/Medical Director, The Primary Care Center
Kirk Shrum Board Member Area Executive Director, Central Learning Community, Fulton County Schools
DeeAnn Weprinsky Board Member Community Advocate
Ava Wilensky, PhD Board Member Retired Nonprofit Consulting, Community Advocate
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