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Marci Reed, EarthShare of Georgia

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Marci Burdett Reed entered the nonprofit sector sixteen years ago, following a career in commercial real estate and property management. Since November 2009 she has served as Executive Director of the American Institute of Architects, Georgia Association and the Architecture Foundation of Georgia. She spent six years at Southface Energy Institute as Director of Development and Communications and more than three years as a Vice President for Development in the College of Engineering at Georgia Tech.

A lifelong volunteer for charitable causes, Marci is currently the National Chair of EarthShare, a Washington, DC based environmental organization raising awareness of and funding for more than 400 worldwide environmental charities. She is also Co-Chair of EarthShare of Georgia’s Advisory Council and a Graduate of the Institute for Georgia Environmental Leadership, on whose board she also serves. She is a member of the 2013 Class of Leadership Atlanta. Marci holds a Bachelor's Degree in English from Georgia State University, and a Masters Degree in Nonprofit Management from the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State. She received her Certification as a Professional Fundraising Executive (CFRE) in 2009.

Marci and her husband Robert built and manage a small portfolio of EarthCraft House properties, including workforce and affordable housing rental units. They live in the historic Fairlie-Poplar district of Downtown.