Greg has served as President of Purpose Built Schools Atlanta since its formation in 2016. He has led transformational projects at the city and neighborhood levels for more than 25 years, playing diverse leadership roles in the public and nonprofit sectors.
Previously, Greg served as President of Purpose Built Communities, a non-profit working with local leaders in more than 25 cities across the country to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty. He also worked for the City of Atlanta in various capacities in the administration of Mayor Shirley Franklin, including Chief Operating Officer and President of the Atlanta Development Authority (now Invest Atlanta).
Greg was founding executive director of the East Lake Foundation, the non-profit that developed and continues to implement a bold, innovative and successful model of community revitalization. In that role he helped form the City’s first charter school, Charles Drew Charter School.
Greg is also an attorney who has worked in private practice and as an Assistant District Attorney for DeKalb County.