This year marks another promising year in Outstanding Atlanta’s legacy of recognizing outstanding leaders as they honor the city’s top 10 professionals for exemplary leadership and service.

Outstanding Atlanta is the City’s premier honor for community involvement. Formed in 1968, the organization annually recognizes 10 young professionals between the ages of 21 and 40 for distinguishing themselves in their careers and service to Atlanta’s community. For over four decades, Outstanding Atlanta and its honorees have demonstrated extraordinary leadership. Members hold key positions in business, politics, education, non-profit organizations, volunteer, and charitable endeavors.

We are pleased to announce the ten remarkable honorees selected for the Outstanding Atlanta Class of 2021:

  • Antwan Aiken, Entrepreneur & Psychotherapist, WellStar Health System

  • Maranie Brown, Vice President, Data Platform & Solutions, BlackRock

  • Angela Chambliss, Information Technology Project Manager, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Brittany Collins, Executive Director, Betty and Davis Fitzgerald Foundation

  • Pierre Gaither, Executive Director, Atlanta Board of Education

  • Carl Hill, Corporate Director – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, Inc.

  • Sandy-Asari Hogan, Director & Social Scientist, ORS Impact

  • Christopher Perlera, Principal, Critical Point Consulting Inc.

  • Christie Sithiphone, Global Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Omnicom Public Relations Group & Omnicom Brand Consulting Group

  • Julius Thomas, Assistant Vice President, Sales Support Lead Coordinator, Marsh