Meet the 2015 JCI Atlanta Board of Directors

Each year, the members of the Atlanta Chapter votes to select its board members.  The board members volunteer to serve the chapter in exchange for powerful, life-changing leadership experience -- and a whole lot of fun.

Chris Williams


Chris Williams

The President is the CEO and guiding force of the chapter.  The President presides over the Board and holds Board members accountable for fulfilling the mission of the Chapter.


Tunç Kip

Chairman of the Board


Immediate Past President. The chairman mentors current President and selects keynote speakers for general membership meetings.

Brandt Wilson

Executive VP

The Executive VP acts as a coach to the other Board members and ensures adequate resources are available to the chapter.

The Treasurer pays and tracks the Chapter's financial obligations, reports account status to the Board, and creates budgets and forecasts. 

Travis Hussing



Management assists members with project management and takes responsibility for special projects determined to be vital to the Chapter.

Apeksha Sharma

International Relations


International Relations establishes and maintains relationships with sister chapters throughout the US and around the globe. 

Jaimie Eissler

Community Development


Community Development organizes opportunities for members to make a positive impact on the greater Atlanta community.  

Adrian Marshall



Recruitment attracts and recruits new members to the Chapter. This person also introduces new members to the Chapter through the orientation program. 

Hicham Jaddoud

Member Services

Member Services supports retention of current members and communicates Chapter membership statistics to the State and International JCI organizations.

Angie Swenson

Individual Development & Active Lifestyle Chair

Individual Development plans and moderates a series of programs related to personal and professional development.

Sonja Williams


Responsible for supporting Marketing in various communication to members.  



Promotes the Chapter and its events through various online and offline media outlets.

Kate Bartelski

Social Chair

The Social Chair plans and executes Chapter happy hours, holiday parties, and special events.