Operations within the Atlanta Chapter are managed by an Executive Board elected by the membership, and supported by Vice Presidents appointed by the Board to supervise a functional area.

Executive Board


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Chair Vice Chair    
Lydia James, MBA, PMP Nara Acharya, PMP
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Treasurer Secretary At-Large Director
Delton Zimmerman, MBA Chiquetta West, PMP Bill Kay, PMP, MSOL
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At-Large Director Chairman Emeritus  
Open Laura Davidson, PMP, PMI-RMP
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Vice Presidents


Engagement Nagendra Roy, PMP
Operations Andreas Burkart, PMP
Professional Growth Doralee Montague, PMP
Public Relations Valarie Merced, PMP
Special Interest Andrew Gurbaxani, PMP
Technology Venkata Patt, PSM1, CSM, SMAC

Chapter Membership

Total Members 4988
New Members Added 104
PMP® Members 3329
CAPM® Members 57
PgMP® Members 26
PMI-SP® Members 4
PMI-RMP® Members 12
PMI-ACP® Members 86
PfMP® Members 8
PMI-PBA® Members 9
PMP/CAPM/PgMP/PMI-SP/PMI-RMP/PMI-ACP/PfMP/PMI-PBA are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Membership Benefits

PMI Atlanta, made up of over 4,000 members, is located in a large geographic area serving project managers all over North Georgia and metro Atlanta.

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