Shepherd Center promotes co-founder's son to COO, appoints CSO

A slate of leadership changes at Atlanta’s Shepherd Center will include the promotion of the son of the hospital’s co-founder to chief operating officer.

Jamie Shepherd, son of James Shepherd, joined the Shepherd Center’s staff in 2015. He has served as director of Community Services & Risk Management.

“He will provide the leadership, management and strategic vision necessary to ensure Shepherd Center has the proper processes and resources in place to effectively optimize the clinical operations…


Atlanta Business Journal
Shepherd Center promotes co-founder's son to COO, appoints CSO

James Beard Foundation names Giving Kitchen its Humanitarian of the Year

Giving Kitchen, an Atlanta-based nonprofit, is this year’s recipient of the James Beard Foundation’s Humanitarian of the Year Award.

Since its inception in 2013, Giving Kitchen has served over 2,500 food service workers in crisis, including providing over $2.4 million in financial assistance through the Crisis Grants program and over 1,000 referrals to community resources through the Stability Network program.  

Its mission is to “provide stability for the hard-working and vulnerable people…


Atlanta Business Journal
James Beard Foundation names Giving Kitchen its Humanitarian of the Year

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