What They're Saying...










Tom Wilson

Deputy Director

City of Roswell Community Development Department

38 Hill Street #G - 30

Roswell, GA  30075




Letter of reference

"...The completion of Roswell's Development Guidebook will greatly enhance this department's standing in the development community.  Your contribution to the structure and content of this publication is invaluable, and the layout superb.  During the past year, it has been a distinct pleasure to work with you..."

John W. Cheek

General Manager, Sandy Springs Revitalization, Inc. 1993 - 2002

404-803-9817 Cell



Letter of reference

"...Your thoughtfulness, clear grasp of the organization's mission, thoroughness and willingness to do what was necessary have been huge contributions to the success of this organization.  Your patient yet determined demeanor has been a valuable counterpoint to the hectic pace we've had to maintain.  Without it, I am convinced we would have lost sight of the issues that were critical to the success of our mission..."

Roger Blichfeldt, Realtor

Askew Realty Co.

Vice Chairman Sandy Springs Revitalization, Inc.

100 Allen Road

Sandy Springs, GA 30328

404-239-8721 Offices

404-822-8910 Cell



Letter of reference


"...You have helped educate me, the SSRI Board of Directors and the community about transportation issues, and succeeded, almost single handedly, in getting the funding for the River Valley Road project...The Milestone newsletter that you conceived has developed into what I believe is one of the best non-profit communication pieces anywhere.  The     e-mail network and the web site that you nursed have grown to become an important resource for SSRI, the community and the region..."

Bill G. Huff, Jr.

Vice President

Hufbilt Properties, Inc.

Secretary, Sandy Springs Revitalization, Inc.

259 Windsor Parkway P.O. Box 420752

Atlanta, GA 30342

404-256-9488 Office

404-245-5765 Cell

Letter of reference

"...I have had the opportunity to work with you on a number of varied projects with diverse interest groups over more years that I prefer to believe.  I have come to respect) your thoughtful approach...pleasant and positive outlook...ability to manage a large number of projects...

commitment to quality...willingness to modify a project direction to better blend with influence of team involvement while maintaining recognition of the project's objectives..."


Bob Picariello, Intergovernmental Affairs

Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport

P. O. Box 20509 Atrium, Suite 436 Department of Aviation

Atlanta, GA 30320

404-530-6867 Office

404-557-7778 Cell



Letter of Reference

"...Through our professional associations I have seen her creativity at work.  Most importantly though, I have seen an uncommon commitment to "stay the course" and see a job to it's completion...Barb has also demonstrated a commitment to her community...and willingness to take a positive and proactive role in the effort to improve our neighborhoods..."

Eric Hovdesven, Boardmember,

Georgia Regional Transportation Authority

c/o Sadler & Hovdesven

1155 Hightower Trail

Dunwoody, GA 30350

770-587-2570 bus.



Edward Dolan

North Harbor Homeowners Assoc.

700 Schooner Circle

Atlanta, GA  30328

404-252-6030 Res.


Connie Cannon, Planner


2424 Piedmont Road NE

Atlanta, GA  30324

404-848-5493  Office


Lorraine Haugen, Director

Abernathy Arts Center

254 Johnson Ferry Road

Atlanta, GA  30328

404-303-6172  Office


Joe Palladi, State Urban Design Engineer

Georgia Department of Transportation

#2 Capitol Square Room 356

Atlanta, Ga 30334-1002

404-656-5436 Office


Clarence Smith, Chief Operating Officer

Haverty Furniture Company

780 Johnson Ferry Road, #800

Atlanta, GA  30342


John Gilman, Dir. Economic Development

Atlanta Chamber of Commerce

235 Andrew Young International Blvd.

Atlanta, GA 30303