ATLANTA — Ernest Greer is Co-President and CEO of Greenberg Traurig law firm, a 2500 person law firm. Ernest has wide-ranging trial experience representing clients in complex multimillion-dollar class action lawsuits. Greer will be penning the foreword for the sixteenth edition of Who’s Who In Black Atlanta.
Shan Cooper is Vice President of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company and General Manager of the Marietta facility. She is also responsible for subassembly sites in Meridian, MS, and Clarksburg, WV. In addition, she serves as the company’s Vice President of Business Ethics. As General Manager, she is responsible for the more than 7,000-employee Marietta operation, which designs, produces, modifies and maintains military aircraft for the United States and countries worldwide. Cooper is the introduction writer for Who’s Who In Black Atlanta.
Pat Upshaw-Monteith is President and Chief Executive Officer of Leadership Atlanta. Prior to Leadership Atlanta, Upshaw- Monteith served as an Associate General Manager of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for 13 years. She was one of the first African-Americans hired in management by a major symphony orchestra. Upshaw-Monteith will be featured as a game changer in Who’s Who In Black Atlanta.
The official networking reception and book unveiling ceremony of the sixteenth edition of Who’s Who In Black Atlanta will be held Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 6pm at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Hosted by CBS 46 evening news anchor, Sharon Reed. Mark your calendar for the city’s most highly acclaimed event recognizing Atlanta’s most accomplished professionals and game changers. To purchase tickets visit www. whoswhopublishing.com.