This has been a busy summer and I am happy to stop and say congratulations to a great leader and friend who has moved to Atlanta to provide leadership to GreenLight Fund Atlanta.

Joli Cooper has been named founding executive director for the organization’s eighth expansion site.

The organization works to improve opportunities and outcomes for historically underserved children and families.

Here are some of Joli’s past accomplishments…

  • National President of Jack and Jill of America, Inc.
  • Founding Partner, CSW Private Equity LLC
  • Senior Vice President and CMO, Vitality Beverages, Inc
  • President and COO, Pasco Brands

She holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, where she was honored in 2002 as the Wharton Alumnae of the Year, and a BA degree in Finance from the University of Notre Dame.

She also participated in the Directors’ Education Institute at Duke University.

Read more about Joli on her Linked Profile   She Rocks!