Voices’ Team

Erica Fener Sitkoff 
Executive Director

Melanie Dowdell
Director of Operations and Finance

Melissa Haberlen
Research and Policy Director

Polly McKinney
Advocacy Director

Katie Landes
Director, Georgia Statewide Afterschool Network 

Dedra Cochran
GSAN Program Quality Manager

Cali Jahn
2020 Census Coordinator

Brittney Newton
Policy Analyst

Camille Pendley
Policy Analyst

Maria Ramos
Special Projects Manager

Suzanne Wooley
Communications Manager

Board of Directors

Randall Kirsch, Chair
Principal
Jackson Spalding

Anne DeBeer, Vice Chair
Chief Information Officer in Residence
TechBridge

Leigh Saxon, Secretary
Sr. Vice President, Executive Talent Acquisition and University Relations
SunTrust Bank

Stephanie Morela, Treasurer
Partner
Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP

Cindy Abel
Co-Founder
Liv2BGirl, LLC

Brad Bryant
Vice President
REACH Georgia

Billy Dukes
Engaged Constituent

Baylie Fry
Associate
Baker and Hostetler, LLP

Rita Gibson
Executive Director
The University Community Development Corp.

Phil Jacobs
Founding Partner (Retired)
Pendleton Group

Joseph Lillyblad
Manager, Education and Workforce Development
Georgia Power Company

Rodney Lyn
Interim Dean, Senior Associate Dean, School of Public Health
Georgia State University

Sandy O’Meara
Chief Finance Officer
Friends of Forman Christian College

Jamila Pope
Government Affairs Director,
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Mitch Saunders
Chief Accounting Officer
Atlanticus Holdings Corp.

Allison Thompson
Partner
Alston & Bird, LLP

Tameeka Law Walker, MD
Physician
Georgia Perinatal Consultants

John Wright
Program Director/Sr. Business Development Manager
AECOM