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Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center

1280 Peachtree Street Northeast

Atlanta, GA 30309

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Hear mayoral candidates discuss their arts platform and how they will help our sector grow and thrive. Moderated by Doug Hooker, Atlanta Regional Commission, and Penny McPhee, Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation. The Mayoral Forum will be held in the Rich Theatre at the Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center.

5 p.m. - Network and mingle

5:30 p.m. - Forum begins

7 p.m. – Reception

Candidates:

The candidates confirmed for this event include the following:

  • Peter Aman, former Chief Operating Officer of Atlanta
  • Keisha Lance Bottoms, Atlanta City Council member, District 11
  • John Eaves, Fulton County Chairman, District 7, At-Large
  • Vincent Fort, Georgia State Senator, District 39
  • Kwanza Hall, Atlanta City Council member, District 2
  • Ceasar Mitchell, Atlanta City Council President
  • Mary Norwood, Atlanta City Council member, Post 2 At Large
  • Michael Sterling, former Executive Director, Atlanta Workforce Development Agency
  • Cathy Woolard, former Atlanta City Council President

Survey:

In advance of this forum the public is invited to provide input through a survey on the issues candidates will be discussing. Follow this link to complete the survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2017MayorArtsForum




Sponsors:

MailChimp, Turner, and Transformation Alliance

Host Committee:

Susan and Ron Antinori, Kate Atwood, Radcliffe Bailey, Joe Bankoff, Veronica Biggins, Lucinda Bunnen, Dr. Meria Carstarphen, David and Chris Cofrin, Louis Corrigan, Ann Cramer, Kevin Green, Charlie Henn, Jim Irwin, Glen Jackson, Phil Jacobs, Liz Lapidus, Scott Leventhal, Rohit Malthora, Keith Parker, Fahamu Pecou, Alicia Philipp, Andrea Pinabell, Mitch Reiner, Deborah Scott, Lain Shakespeare, Louise Shaw, Nathaniel Smith, Helen Smith Price, Bo Spalding

Hosted by Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta and ChooseATL


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Atlanta, GA 30309

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