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 2022:

  • Miriam Archibong, Commericial Litigation Senior Associate, Alston & Bird LLP

  • Mercedes Ball, Assistant General Counsel & Director, Client Assistance Program,
    State Bar of Georgia

  • Malik Brown, Director, Mayor’s Division of LGBTQ Affairs, City of Atlanta

  • Sofia M. Bork, Community Affairs Manager & Government Affairs Liaison, Truist

  • Jadrien Grimes, Community & Civic Engagement Manager, Hands On Atlanta

  • Sterling J. Johnson, Just Opportunity Portfolio Director, Partnership for Southern

  • Adam Parker, Vice President, Carter

  • Martha Revelo-Nguyen, Outreach Director, Office of U.S. Senator Raphael

  • Rachel Sprecher, Relationship Manager, R. Howard Dobbs, Jr. Foundation

  • Taos Wynn, Chief Operating Officer, Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation