SRTA is governed by a five-member Board of Directors chaired by the Governor of Georgia. Board membership includes the Director of the Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget (OPB), the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT), an appointee of the Georgia Lieutenant Governor and an appointee of the Georgia Speaker of the House. The Board meets on an as-needed basis to approve the Authority budget and conduct Authority business. Public notice of SRTA Board meetings in published on SRTA’s website in advance of meetings.

Board Members

Governor Brian P. Kemp

Governor Brian P. Kemp


Helen Frankie Willis

Helen “Frankie” Willis

Lt. Governor Appointee

Mark Burkhalter

Mark Burkhalter

Speaker of the House Appointee

Richard Dunn

Richard “Rick” Dunn

OPB Director

Russell McMurry

Russell McMurry

GDOT Commissioner

SRTA Leadership

Jannine Miller

Jannine Miller

Executive Director

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Engineering & Delivery Division

The Engineering and Delivery Division is made up of the Office of Engineering, Project Management, and Transportation Performance and Innovation, and Strategic Programs.
The Office of Engineering oversees the design and construction of new facilities – including Xpress Park-and-Ride lots and the tolling infrastructure on Express Lanes. Engineering is also responsible for the design, installation, implementation, and testing of the new toll systems that SRTA uses to operate the Express Lanes Network in metro-Atlanta.
The Office of Project Management oversees all projects undertaken at the Authority. These projects can range from marketing to transit technology upgrades to toll system replacements. PMO provides standard project management processes, policies and methods across all Authorities.
The Office of Transportation Performance and Innovation serves as an in-house consultant for the Authorities. TPI provides analysis, data, performance reporting, special research, and program development to support evidence-based and customer-focused improvements. TPI also manages the TIP Approval process.

The Office of Strategic Programs oversees SRTA grant programs which includes the Georgia Transportation Infrastructure Bank (GTIB) and the GO! Transit Capital Program. The team provides grant oversight and project management for tolling and transit, in addition to other project and program management efforts as assigned by the Chief Engineer.

Annie Gillespie

Chief Engineer

Finance Division

The Finance Division is responsible for the day-to-day financial activities of the authority, including budget, accounts payable, revenue, grants, general accounting, and bond management. The Finance Division has overall responsibility for ensuring annual financial statements are accurate and complete, as well as adhering to and completing all State and Federal reporting.
Monique Simmons

Monique Simmons

Chief Financial Officer

Legal Division

The Legal department handles all of the legal and procurement needs of SRTA as well as handle Violation Matters before the Office of State Administration Hearings.

Merryl Mandus

Chief Legal Officer

Mobility Operations Division

The Mobility Operations Unit is responsible for oversight and operations of Georgia’s Peach Pass tolling and Xpress transit programs, including Toll facilities operations, Xpress operations, Xpress fleet and maintenance, operations quality assurance, image review, the Customer Service Center and the Toll Operations Center and toll violations programs. The team strives to ensure our customers receive a consistent positive experience across both product lines. We are dedicated to upholding SRTA’s mission by connecting people, jobs and communities regardless of their mobility choice in a reliable timely manner.
Cris Sanders

Cris Sanders

Chief of Mobility Operations

Mobility Planning Division

Mobility Planning primarily focuses on solving problems external to the enterprise related to regional coordination and the development of a unified transit network in the Metropolitan Atlanta region. Mobility Planning is responsible for the following primary areas: ATL Regional Transit Plan (ARTP), Annual Report, and Audit Regional planning and support activities. We support transit operators, local governments, Community Improvement Districts (CID’s) and other agency partners such as the Atlanta Regional Committee (ARC) and the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT).

Cain Williamson

Cain Williamson

Chief Planning Officer

Shared Services Division

The shared services division is comprised of the Offices of Government & External Affairs, Communications and Engagement, Human Resources, Information Technology and Board Support. Its primary focus is to support the internal and external needs of SRTA, GRTA, the ATL, and its stakeholders.
Heather Aquino

Heather Aquino

Deputy Executive Director

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