CHRIS 180 Announces New Board of Directors Members

Staff Report From Metro Atlanta CEO

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

CHRIS 180 is pleased to announce the addition of three new members to its board of directors: Dan Diffley, Partner, Alston & Bird, Ana Amato, Managing Director, Protiviti and Maney Mazloom Founder & CEO, MM Investment Holdings.

“These business leaders are a diverse group, committed to philanthropic efforts across our city. We are honored they have chosen to invest their time, talent and treasure in elevating our work. Their support will help CHRIS 180 continue to expand our services locally and across the state of Georgia as we work to increase access and provide healing for children, youth, adults and families each day,” said Kathy Colbenson, LMFT, President & CEO of CHRIS 180.

Along with members of the organization’s executive management team, Amato, Diffley and Mazloom will work with other CHRIS 180 board members to increase awareness of the critical importance of trauma-informed behavioral health services and will assist in securing funding that aims to move people toward self-sufficiency.  Susan O’Farrell, SVP-Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of BlueLinx serves as board chair, and Equifax Chief Transformation Officer Julia Houston serves as vice chair. Other board officers include secretary Cyril Turner, President of Year Up and treasurer April Estes, who is a Partner at PwC.