People

EVA Board of Directors

Officers
Chair -Todd Hill – Community
Vice chair –Mark Herald- Community
Secretary -Jean Welsh -Emory
Treasurer -Jay Johnson-Community

Board members representing the residents of Druid Hills
Margaret Blackmon
Sarah Banick
Mary Eccard
Neil Fried
Mark Herold
Todd Hill
Stella Kilpatrick
Jay Johnson
Lorraine Miller
Anna Robinson
Cynthia Tauxe
Anne Wallace
Don Walter
Yvette Weatherly 

Board members representing Emory Village
Priscilla Velasquez – Barnes and Noble

Board members representing Emory
David Payne (former chair)
Jean Welsh

Advisory Board Members
George Basco —  Rise n Dine
Lois Berthaume (past chair)
Becky Evans —State Representative
Kathie Gannon – DeKalb County Commissioner
Mark Goldman-Druid Hills
Marlene Goldman—Druid Hills
Bill Gryboski—Druid Hills
Nathan Hartman-Attorney
Stuart Meddin – Emory Village property owner
Perry Mitchell – Druid Hills Resident
Jimmy Powell – Emory University
Sally Sears Belcher – Druid Hills Resident
Clarke Weeks – Druid Hills Resident

EVA Committees/Members

All committees need and welcome volunteer participation.

Executive Committee

This committee is authorized to make decisions on behalf of the Board when necessary. It is also responsible for Board operations and finance.

Chair -Todd Hill – Community
Vice chair –Mark Herald- Community
Secretary -Jean Welsh -Emory
Treasurer -Jay Johnson – Community

Communications/Community Building Committee

Charged with communication with our stakeholders and broader audiences as needed and with community building. It organizes the Alliance’s efforts in gathering input from stakeholders and in nurturing community spirit by sponsoring events in the Village

Sarah Banick
Sally Sears Belcher
Becky Evans
Marlene Goldman
Alex Jones
Shane Mixon
Perry Mitchell

Plaza Committee

This group developed and oversees the Emory Village Plaza.

Todd Hill –chair
Bill Gryboski
Mark Goldman
Jimmy Powell
Cynthia Tauxe

Fundraising Committee

Lois Berthaume
Sally Sears Belcher
Becky Evans
Marlene Goldman
Shane Mixon
Clarke Weeks

Project Management and Zoning/Design Guidelines Committee

This committee spearheaded development of the revitalization plan for Emory Village and remains abreast of the various design, engineering, and construction efforts underway monitoring progress and facilitating communication among those providing services and resources where needed.

Cynthia Tauxe – chair
Mark Goldman
Todd Hill
Stuart Meddin

Greenspace Committee


Sally Sears Belcher – Chair
Becky Evans
David Payne
Paul Weathersby (community member)
Clarke Weeks

Parking and Transportation Committee


George Bacso- Chair
Lois Berthaume
Stuart Meddin
Cynthia Tauxe

Village Maintenance Committee 


Bill Gryboski – Chair
Mark Goldman
Nathan Hartman
Lois Berthaume