Our Staff

For more information on the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities and our work
to influence the lives of those with developmental disabilities, please feel free to contact us.

2 Peachtree St. NW
Suite 26-246
Atlanta, GA 30303

404.657.2126 main
888.275.4233 toll free
404.657.2133 TDD
404.657.2132 fax

For more information on the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities and our work to influence the lives of those with developmental disabilities, please feel free to contact us.

2 Peachtree St. NW
Suite 26-246
Atlanta, GA 30303

404-657-2126 main
888-275-4233 toll free
404-657-2133 TDD
404-657-2132 fax

- See more at: http://gcdd.org/contact-us.html#sthash.4fdOCMZ4.dpuf
For more information on the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities and our work to influence the lives of those with developmental disabilities, please feel free to contact us.

2 Peachtree St. NW
Suite 26-246
Atlanta, GA 30303

404-657-2126 main
888-275-4233 toll free
404-657-2133 TDD
404-657-2132 fax

- See more at: http://gcdd.org/contact-us.html#sthash.4fdOCMZ4.dpuf
For more information on the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities and our work to influence the lives of those with developmental disabilities, please feel free to contact us.

2 Peachtree St. NW
Suite 26-246
Atlanta, GA 30303

404-657-2126 main
888-275-4233 toll free
404-657-2133 TDD
404-657-2132 fax

- See more at: http://gcdd.org/contact-us.html#sthash.4fdOCMZ4.dpuf

Eri Jacobson web 2017Eric E. Jacobson | Executive Director
 | 404.657.2120
Eric E. Jacobson is the executive director of the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) — a federally funded, independent state agency that advocates on behalf of Georgians and families living with developmental disabilities. Jacobson leads GCDD on its mission to collaborate with Georgia citizens, public and private advocacy organizations and policymakers to positively influence public policies that enhance the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities and their families. Read more about Eric Jacobson.

Kate Brady, Deputy DirectorKate Brady
Deputy Director

470.259.9015
sumaya karimiSumaya Karimi
Organizing Director, Real Communities Initiative

404.657.2125
Photo of Gabrielle Melnick Gabrielle Melnick
Community Organizing Assistant, Real Communities Initiative

404.656.6593
Photo of Dawn AlfordDawn Alford
Public Policy Director

404.657.2124
Photo of Hanna RosenfeldHanna Rosenfeld
Planning and Policy Development Specialist

404.657.2124

Maria Pinkleton headshotMaria Pinkelton
Social Media Director

404.657.2121
Photo of Lisa EavesLisa Eaves
Operations & Contracts Director

404.657.2128
Shane Ellis headshot webShane Ellis
Financial Analyst

404.657.2119
Photo of Kim Person-HudsonKim Person-Hudson
Executive Assistant / Meeting Planner

404.657.2130
Photo of Eric FossEric Foss
Front Receptionist

404.657.2126