Board of


Our board of directors meets regularly to address the ongoing challenges and opportunities facing MARTA. It works toward creating safer, more enjoyable rider experiences while finding ways to bring innovation and affordability to our world of public transportation. Along with a full-board meeting, the board of directors holds additional standing meetings for its four committees. For more information on these meetings, visit our  Board Documents page.


Robert L. Ashe III
Chairman / City of Atlanta
Noni Ellison -Southall
Vice Chair / Fulton County
Frederick L. Daniels, Jr.
Treasurer / DeKalb County

Roberta Abdul-Salaam
Secretary / Clayton


Juanita Jones Abernathy
City of Atlanta
Barbara Babbit Kaufman
Fulton County
Jim Durrett
DeKalb County

Freda Hardage
Fulton County
Robert Dallas
DeKalb County
Roderick E. Edmond
City of Atlanta
Jerry Griffin
Clayton County

Ex-Officio Members

Russell McMurry, P.E
Georgia Department of Transportation
Chris Tomlinson
Georgia Regional Transportation Authority