Our Board

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper is governed by a board of directors. Additionally, the board of directors has established an advisory board, which advises the organization and assists in carrying out its mission.

Laura Turner Seydel and Rutherford Seydel, Co-Founders

Board of Directors

Hezekiah Cannady, The Home Depot

Rebecca Cranford, Southwire Company

Felicia Davis, Clark Atlanta University

Denise Donahue, Donahue Studios

Bert Ellis, Ellis Communications

Gerard Gunthert, Cornerpoint Partners, LLC

Billy Hall, NewFields

Robert Harris, Callaway Foundation Inc.

Victor Haydel, 755 Restaurant Corporation

Douglas Herndon, Whitebridge Consulting

Richard Jacobson, Cox Enterprises (retired)

Bryan Jenkins, Clark Atlanta University

David Kirkpatrick,  IMG (co-chair)

Ken Kraft, Cox Automotive

Mary Anne Lanier, Ray C. Anderson Foundation

Daniel Locke, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Jeff Mokotoff, Ford & Harrison, LLP

Steve O’Day; Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

Michael Porter, AFLAC

Jamie Pryor, Renasant Bank

J. Rutherford Seydel II, Davis, Pickren & Seydel, LLP (co-chair)

David Shaffer, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP, retired

Laura Alexander Smith, Allied Health Coaching

Catherine Woodling, East Lake Foundation

Chuck Young, Prestwick Companies

Advisory Board

Fran Burst-Terranella; Burst Video/Film, Inc.

Clay Courts, Five Stand Capital

Gary Gaines, North Georgia Label

Darryl Haddock, West Atlanta Watershed Alliance

Ben Jordan, The Coca-Cola Company

Sally Parsonson, Community volunteer

Andrew Thompson; Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

Todd Wandtke, Mu Sigma Inc.

Go to Top