100 Black Men of Atlanta Inducts New Board

Staff Report

Tuesday, May 16th, 2023

100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc. welcomed its new Chairman and Board of Directors on Tuesday, May 9 during its General Body Meeting. The cabinet is composed of a dynamic corps who lead and uphold the organization’s mission to improve the quality of life by supporting and enhancing educational and economic opportunities particularly for African-American youth in the Atlanta community.

2023 Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board
Sidney D. Barron
Vice President, Corporate Development & Real Estate
Asbury Automotive Group

Chairman Elect
Aaron N. Swain
President and Co-Owner
Columbia Residential Properties, LLC

Jerrell M. Moore
Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Steve S. Julal, MBA, CPA
VAAS Professionals, LLC

Financial Secretary
Marvin E. Flewellen, CFA
Head of Client Management, Investments
Invesco Ltd.

Joseph L. Wilson, Esq.
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Wilson Rowley, LLC

Bishop William Murphy III
Founder and Lead Pastor
The dReam Center Church of Atlanta

Carl C. Hill
Corporate Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED

Immediate Past President
Keith I. Millner
Managing Partner/Co-Founder
Coaching Catalyst, LLC

General Counsel
Ernest L. Greer
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Executive Director/COO
Louis E. Negrón, Sr.

At-Large Directors

Joel Alvarado
Vice President, Strategy and Engagement Partnership for Southern Equity

Joshua E. Byrd, Sr.
Program Chair & Professor
American Intercontinental University

Pedro P. Cherry
President and CEO
Atlanta Gas Light & Chattanooga Gas Companies

Greg Clay
Commissioner, Mayor's Office of Constituent Services
City of Atlanta

Sherman T. Hampton
National Account Executive
Rollins, Inc.

Sylvester J. Harris, Jr.
Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer
S.J. Harris & Company, Inc.

Mark C. O’Riley
Attorney, Office of General Counsel

Antrell D. Tyson, Esq.
Regional Director
U.S. Department of Health and
Human Services

Christen Wright
Vice President of Product Management
Reseda Group

The vision of 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc. is to become the city’s strongest, most self-reliant African-American volunteer organization focused on education, enrichment and empowerment. A non-profit organization, The 100 provides college preparatory services and mentorship to at-risk Atlanta youth. Civic-minded members dedicate their time and talent as mentors to help boys and girls break the cycles of poverty, under-achievement and violence that plague their communities, thus enabling them to seek their highest potential. Since its inception in 1987, 100% of the students who complete Project Success, the organization’s flagship program, have graduated from high school and 80% have graduated from college in four years, far outpacing the national averages. Project Success is a nationally recognized post-secondary preparation, tuition assistance, and mentoring program for Atlanta Public Schools (APS) students whereby the 100 Black Men of Atlanta provides tuition-assistance scholarships for all Project Success students who graduate from high school. For more info: https://100blackmen-atlanta.org