About The New Georgia Project

NGP Board of Directors

Francys Johnson

NGP Board Chair

Francys Johnson

NGP Board Member

Takeo Spikes

NGP Board Member

Starla Tanner

NGP Board Member

Danisha McClary

NGP Board Member

Tanya Clay House

Executive Leadership

Chief Executive Officer

Kendra Davenport Cotton

Chief of Field and Organizing

Keron Blair

Chief Development Officer

Candice Drummond

Chief Financial Officer

Chianeva Smith

Senior Leadership

Director of Human Resources

Earvin Hopkins

Organizing Director

Billy Michael Honor

Field Director

Elijah D. Grace

Policy Director

Stephanie Jackson Ali

Research Director

Ranada Robinson

Digital Strategy Manager

Maui Bigelow

Director of Membership & Volunteerism

Roderick Smith

Director of Institutional Giving

Connor Cook

Senior Writer

Annie Lipsitz

Strategic Communications Manager

Simran Jadavji

Our dedicated team of more than 100 staff works out of 11 offices around Georgia–from Atlanta to Savannah, Albany to Augusta, and Columbus to Valdosta. To learn more about our staff and structure, check out our organizational chart.