Board of Directors

Joe Baiyor

Mr. Baiyor has over 30 years of experience accounting for domestic and international non-profits,  including fund accounting and preparing the annual tax filings. In addition to serving on the PCG Board, he is currently serving one international and one other domestic non-profit. He has significant accounting, regulatory and tax experience serving for-profit companies in a wide range of industries. 

His extensive business experience includes integration of acquisitions for eleven private-equity groups with multi-state, multi-location and international companies.  Mr. Baiyor has significant regulatory and payroll compliance experience for federal, state and local governments.

Darryl Clark
Darryl Clark has lived in metro Atlanta for over 27 years …. 25 in Gwinnett and 2 in DeKalb (Doraville). As an avid mountain biker and advocate, Darryl is a founding member of the Gwinnett Area Trail Riders (GATR, now MTB-Gwinnett).  GATR was an active chapter of the International Mountain Biking Association and Southern Off-Road Bike Association.  Darryl served in various roles and helped create over 30 miles of mountain bike trails in Gwinnett County Parks through community education, trail building and trail maintenance. Darryl’s professional career is in education.  He is a former public school teacher and administrator.  He has held corporate positions in business development, sales and virtual learning.  Darryl’s goal is to use his talents and skills as an educator and business professional to build advocacy support for the Peachtree Creek Greenway through relationship building and community education. 
Betsy Eggers Peachtree Creek Greenway
Betsy Eggers
Founder
The PCG Inc Founder, Betsy Eggers, brings a variety of business and leadership experience to Peachtree Creek Greenway. For over twenty years, she was co-founder/CFO of ArchiTech, a design-develop-build firm that built single and multi-family homes and redeveloped warehouses into mixed-used spaces. With a Masters in Occupational Therapy, Betsy worked in the Rehab Department of DeKalb Medical Center for 23 years. She was the founding president of the Brookhaven Fields Civic Association, served on the Community Council for rezoning reviews, was founding Board member of the Fugees Family, was Treasurer of the Atlanta Friends Meeting, and served as Board Chair for the Global Village Project, a local school for refugee teenage girls. She and her husband, Jack Honderd, have lived in Brookhaven for over 30 years.
Mary Galardi
With over 20 years of legal experience, Mary B. Galardi is the founder of Galardi Law located in Brookhaven.  She practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, business law, and non-profit entities. Mary is a Fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). Mary has been named a Georgia Super Lawyer by Atlanta Magazine every year since 2006 in the areas of estate planning and probate. Additionally, she has been named one of the top 50 Women Lawyers in the State of Georgia eleven times and in 2019, one of the top 100 Lawyers in the State of Georgia. Mary was the Chair of the Fiduciary Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia from 2017-2018. She is active in the Atlanta Bar Association having served on the Board of Directors of the Estate Planning & Probate Section from 2005-2013 and serving as the Chair from 2011-2012. Also active in civic organizations, Mary served as the Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Boys & Girls Club of Gwinnett County.  She was awarded the 2006 Woman of the Year Award of the Boys & Girls Club Board of Directors.    Having walked and biked on the various trails and greenways in Atlanta, she is excited to be a part of bringing the Peachtree Creek Greenway to Brookhaven and surrounding areas. 
Ronda Fox

Ronda has lived near North Fork Peachtree Creek since 1964 – and for years, she never knew it was there! She is thrilled to be part of the discovery, clean-up and protection of this local treasure.

 Ronda’s deep-rooted concern for our environment has heightened in the last decade because of extended visits to highly-polluted world capitols as well as travels to locales that value and protect air and water. She sees working toward transportation alternatives that make both the environment and the citizenry healthier as a golden opportunity to create a legacy for future generations.

 With 30 years of experience in sales, building and managing sales teams, creating and developing new business entities, customer relations, and 15 years of business ownership with Standard Office Systems, Ronda looks forward to creating opportunities for all citizens to contribute to the success of the Peachtree Creek Greenway.

Vicki Hood
Vicki Hood has over 3 decades working experience in the corporate world with AT&T.  While at AT&T she held several positions increasing in responsibilities including managing a portion of AT&T's real estate portfolio encompassing million+ sf. Vicki's most recent position was as a project manager managing AT&T's rights of ways and environmental permitting associated with AT&T's fiber optic projects throughout the contiguous, US, Alaska and Hawaii.  Vicki holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and enjoys volunteering in her community. She is focused on improving the recreational and health benefits realized through walking, biking, running trails and supporting these initiatives for her community and beyond. Vicki is a native of Atlanta and lives in Dekalb County with her husband where she enjoys the many recreational and cultural opportunities in and around Atlanta.
Randy McDow
Randy McDow has lived in Atlanta since 1990, when he enrolled as a freshman at Georgia Tech.  He then spent 16 years on staff at GT, where he recruited and mentored outstanding students.  Currently, he serves as executive director of a family foundation focused on supporting over 900 undergraduates each year with merit scholarships through partnerships with three dozen universities and colleges across the country, including Mercer, Morehouse, UGA, and Georgia Tech.  He lives close to the PCG in Dekalb County with his wife, Lauren, and sons Eston and Liam.  Randy enjoys exploring trails and coaching youth basketball.  Before joining the PCG board, Randy volunteered with the group as a photographer.  
Sravanthi Meka
Sravanthi has worked over 20 years experience in marketing, specifically in sales and content marketing. She currently serves as Senior Content Planning Editor at WebMD, and has spent the majority of her career in healthcare. Before arriving at WebMD, Sravanthi was a Marketing & Communications Manager for Georgia Tech for five years. She also writes freelance content for a marketing agency, Unique Venues. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and an MBA, both from the University of Georgia.
When Sravanthi isn’t at WebMD or writing freelance content, she loves to spend time in the great outdoors with her rambunctious rescue dog, Sirius, attend author lectures at the Atlanta History Center, has season tickets to the Fox Broadway shows, and be a tourist in her own city and state. Check out www.southernsquared.com to see what she is up to lately! 
Meredith O'Connor
Founding Treasurer
Meredith O’Connor has been in the Employee Benefits field for over 40 years. For the last 10 years she has been self employed (dba/O’Connor Benefits). She and several Clack family members founded Clack’s Corner, now a City of Brookhaven park in Brookhaven Fields. This park is a partnership between the neighbors and the City, as it is owned by the City and maintained by the Brookhaven Fields Civic Association through volunteers. Meredith managed the fundraising for $30k needed to install the park. She previously held various positions (President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer) of the Georgia Chapter of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists. Meredith also served on the Brookhaven Fields Civic Association Board and as Secretary and Chair of the Ways & Means Committee of Soroptomist International in Washington, D.C. Currently, Meredith is the Treasurer of the Executive Team at Brookhaven Christian Church. Meredith and her husband, R. Riley O’Connor have lived in Brookhaven for over 22 years. Meredith and Riley enjoy camping and have been volunteers at Vogel State Park for many years.
David Tracht
David Tracht is Vice President of Elevation Development Group, responsible for overseeing the coordination of developments and acquisitions as well as prospecting new opportunities. David has held various leadership and management roles within firms such as Jones Lang LaSalle, Cousins Properties, Jamestown Properties, and LeCraw. He has over 17 years of experience in a broad base of real estate related disciplines including V.P of Operations for the Atlanta regional office of a multi-billion dollar real estate professional services company, organizational development, property and facility management, development management and marketing. A tree-hugger at heart, David loves to spend time outdoors with his wife Anne, daughter Abby, and son Miles. He's also a huge Atlanta United fan, so when he's not working on real estate or exploring a multi-use path, you can find him watching soccer games.

Peachtree Creek Greenway, Inc

PO Box 190126

Atlanta, GA 31119-0126

 

Peachtree Creek Greenway, Inc.
is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

© 2020 by Peachtree Creek Greenway, Inc.

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