Board of Directors & Leadership

Board of Directors

SRTA is governed by a five-member Board of Directors that is chaired by the governor. Per statute, board membership is made up of a) the Director of Planning and Budget (OPB); b) the Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner (GDOT); c) Lt. Governor appointee; and d) Speaker of the House appointee.

The board meets on an as needed basis to approve the Authority budget and conduct Authority business. Public notice of SRTA Board meetings is published on SRTA's website in advance. Board members are:

  • Governor Nathan Deal

    Chairman

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  • Russell McMurry

    GDOT Commissioner

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  • Joe T. Wood Jr.

    Lt. Gov. Appointee

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  • Mitchell Land

    Speaker of the House Appointee

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  • Teresa MacCartney

    CFO,OPB Director

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Executive Staff

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    Christopher Tomlinson

    Executive Director and Board Secretary

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  • Elmer Stancil

    Deputy Executive Director

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  • Mark Peoples

    Chief Financial Officer

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  • Merryl Mandus

    General Counsel

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  • Annie Gillespie

    Director of Engineering

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  • Mary Sallach

    Project Management Office Director

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  • Gail Franklin

    Chief Transit Officer

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  • Cris Sanders

    Director of Tolling Operations

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  • Matt Markham

    Chief External Affairs Officer

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