NIRI Atlanta Announces its Board of Directors for the 2016-2017 Year

ATLANTA--()--The Atlanta Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI Atlanta), representing public companies throughout Atlanta and the surrounding region, has announced the election of its board of directors for the 2016-2017 year.

The new officers are highly regarded investor relations professionals from a variety of Atlanta public companies, as well as respected investor relations and corporate communications service professionals. “For more than 30 years NIRI Atlanta has been a resource for the local Investor Relations community and I am honored to be a part of it,” said NIRI Atlanta Board President Cassandra Shedd. “The 2016-2017 Board and I look forward to providing programs tailored to the needs of the IR community in addition to networking events. We are here to serve our membership and we want to thank them for their continued support.”

The NIRI Atlanta Chapter Board members for 2016-2017 are as follows:

President: Cassandra Shedd, Relationship Management at Computershare

Vice President: Isabel Janci, VP, Investor Relations at Global Payments, Inc.

Treasurer: Megan Cochard, Director, Investor Relations at Novelis, Inc.

Secretary: Bill McCarthy, VP, Financial Planning & Analysis & IR at Neenah Paper

Sponsorship: Martin Jarosick, Investor Relations Professional

Membership: Steve Robinson, Senior Account Executive at Business Wire

Communications: Joseph Stanley, President at JCSmedia, Inc.

Communications: Heather Ross, Director, Investor Relations at Global Payments Inc.

Director at Large: Kathryn Kieser, Executive VP, Investor Relations at Primerica, Inc.

Director at Large: James W. (Jimmy) Stewart, Manager, Investor Relations at Southern Company

Director at Large: Sid Rodrigue, Senior Director at Broadridge Investor Communication Solutions

Director at Large: Lee Coker, Director, Investor Relations at The Coca-Cola Company

Director at Large: Tim Walsh, Senior Manager, Investor Relations at The Home Depot

About NIRI Atlanta

For over 30 years NIRI Atlanta has been a professional association of investor relations practitioners, corporate officers and consultants responsible for strategic communication among corporate management, the investing public and the financial community. Members of NIRI Atlanta represent public and private companies throughout Atlanta and the surrounding region from all major industrial markets and stock exchanges.

To learn more, please visit and follow us on Twitter @NIRIAtlanta.


NIRI Atlanta
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NIRI Atlanta
Steve Robinson, 770-667-7500