Sherry Frank retired in September 2006, after serving for 25 years as the Executive Director of The American Jewish Committee, Atlanta Chapter. A community activist and intergroup relations specialist, Sherry helped initiate the Atlanta Black-Jewish Coalition, Faith Alliance of Metro Atlanta (FAMA), and was centrally involved in a wide array of interethnic and interfaith activities. She led several interfaith trips to Israel and participated in the 1st World Pilgrimage to Turkey. She helped create Congregation Or Hadash in 2001 and served as President of the congregation from 2009-2011. She has served on the national boards of the National Council of Jewish Women and Mazon, a Jewish response to hunger.
Shirley Franklin is the 58th mayor of Atlanta from 2002 to 2010. She currently serves on the board of Delta Airlines. She is a nationally-recognized activist and a member of the Democratic Party.
The meeting will be held from noon to 1:30 at Maggiano’s Little Italy in Buckhead, 3368 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, Georgia, 30326. Please RSVP by Thursday, June 2nd using the form below.