Leadership

Business Community Leadership

  • Metro Atlanta Chamber Board of Directors (1997-2000) (2008, 2009); Vice Chairman and Executive Committee (1997) Member of the Industries of the Mind Task Force, Chair, Technology Council
  • Metro Atlanta Chamber Board of Advisors (1999-2009)
  • Metro Atlanta Chamber Economic Development Committee (1999-2005)
  • Society of International Business Fellows Board of Directors (1986-2007)
  • Tocqueville United Way Cabinet (2007-2011)

Technology Industry Leadership

  • Technology Association of Georgia (TAG): Secretary (2005-2007); Executive Board (2000-Present); Chairman, Board Development Committee (2008-Present)
  • Southeast BIO Venture Forum (SEBIO), Founding Chairman and Board of Directors (1998-2007)
  • Atlanta Venture Forum Member (1995-Present)
  • BIO 2009 International Annual Meeting in Atlanta – Original Host Committee
  • Georgia CIO Leadership Association (GCLA) – Founding Underwriter, Secretary and Board of Directors (2003-2006)

Academic Leadership

  • Emory Goizueta Business School Board of Advisors (2000-Present)
  • Farrah Law Society Board Member, University of Alabama School of Law (2007-2011)
  • Emory Winship Cancer Center Board of Advisors (2006-Present)
  • University of Alabama School of Law, Distinguished Alumni Lecturer (2004)
  • Sewanee, University of the South Board of Trustees (1977-1986); Class Chair (1974-2006)
  • Georgia Tech College of Computing Board of Advisors (2000-2002)
  • Atlanta International School, General Counsel and Board of Directors (1993-1998)
  • Emory Rollins School of Public Health Board of Advisors (1999-2001)

Civic Recognition

  • 2006 Charles R. Yates Award – Woodruff Arts Center Major Gifts Committee (10 years)
  • 2007 – SEBIO Board of Directors honored and funded the Martin R. Tilson, Jr. Scholarship
  • Most Notable Atlantans – Georgia Trend
  • “Who’s Who in Healthcare” – Atlanta Business Chronicle
  • “Who’s Who in Law and Accounting” – Atlanta Business Chronicle
  • “Who’s Who in Atlanta Technology” – Atlanta Business Chronicle
  • 100 Most Influential Georgians – Georgia Trend Magazine