Wooster Posse 7, **From left**: Channler Twyman, Desmond Wareham, Clarke Martin, Blaire Bosley, Felicia Williams, Derrius Jones, Avery Parker
Wooster Posse 7, **From left**: Channler Twyman, Desmond Wareham, Clarke Martin, Blaire Bosley, Felicia Williams, Derrius Jones, Avery Parker


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To date, Atlanta Scholars have won $162.2 million scholarship dollars from Atlanta partner colleges and universities.


A generous grant from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation helped launch Posse Atlanta, the program’s fourth site. The Posse Foundation was eager to bring its dynamic programming to the Atlanta Public School system and the many promising students it serves.

Posse is grateful to the teachers, counselors and community leaders of Atlanta, who help us identify incredible high school students. We especially thank our partner colleges and universities for their investments in the program and belief in the promise of Posse Scholars.

Posse Atlanta Staff

Jamaal Greer, Director
Melissa Alamo, Senior Trainer
Kevin Eccles, Trainer
Demarquez Grissom, Trainer
Meredith Johnson, Senior Career Program Specialist
Cesar Lopez, Trainer
Leah Mungo, Senior Development Officer
D’Ariel Myrick, Assistant to the Director
Tevin Neal, Program Director
Chaide Wynn, Program Coordinator

Atlanta Advisory Board

Erin E. McCandless, Vice President, Legal Commercial Operations, Cox Enterprises, Inc., Advisory Board Chair

David Bouchard, Partner, Finch McCranie LLP
Stuart Brown, Executive Director, Inspire Brands Foundation
Manish Dave, SVP of Business Development & Experienced Advisor Recruiting, Ameriprise Financial Service
Ben Deutsch, Retired Vice President, Corporate Communications, The Coca-Cola Company; Adjunct Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Yoon Ettinger, Chief of Staff to the President, Chairman and CEO, Southern Company Gas
Adrienne J. Figur, Leader, US-Central Tax and Finance Operate, EY
Larry Gildersleve, CEO, Brightwell Investments
Harold Franklin, Partner, King & Spalding
Jill Martin, Brandeis University Posse Alum (Atlanta); Marketing Associate, USG Water Solutions
Wangui McKelvey, General Manager of Apps and Endpoints, Microsoft
Reginald B. McKnight, Global Head of Social Impact, Google
Erik Olson, Global Sector Lead for Industrial Manufacturing, Korn Ferry
Michael Passilla, Chief Executive Officer, Posillipo Ventures, Inc.
Temano Shurland, Principal/Partner, Deloitte
Mary Stokes, Managing Director, Market Institutional Investment Executive, Bank of America Private Bank
Keturah Walker, Brandeis University Posse Alum (Atlanta); Program Manager, Google
Jennifer Welch Rueter, Director, Client Experience, BlackRock Atlanta

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