Board of Directors
Meet our Executive Board, the executive board oversees the programs and services offered by Americans Thrive, including the management of our collaborative partnerships.
Susan Simmons Stevenson
Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, CEO, The Lifecycle Network
EOLWD manages and the workforce development and reentry programs to ensure that employers, workers, and the underemployed have the tools and training needed to succeed in the US economy. EOLWD also responsible for attracting, hiring, and developing people to do purposeful work. Americans Thrive partners with agencies to build and support a high-performing diverse workforce of excellence.
Executive Office of Logistics Management
COO, LCN Logistics
EOLM oversees all logistical and operational support management for the people and programs of Americans Thrive. EOLM plans and directs all aspects of the organizations logistic management functions and exclusively manages our national partnership with LCN Logistics and other transportation to support the development of stronger labor pool for our nation’s transportation industry.
Shelly Browning Bason
Executive Office of Project Management
CEO, The BSB Group | Smart Simple Startups Consulting
EOPM manages and supports Americans Thrive corporate projects and strategic partnerships conducive to ongoing job creation and economic development. EOPM helps drive the company’s vision and mission forward to address the needs of the people we serve by fostering community and corporate partnerships across local, state, and federal businesses and overseeing key corporate projects for expansion and strategic economic development and growth towards a workforce of excellence.
Executive Office of Procurement Services
CEO, Imprint Productions
EOOS oversees the procurement and government contracting aspects for Americans Thrive. As a proud Georgia based corporation, Americans Thrives offers support services to both state and federal government entities, as the company is well qualified and holds several certifications to include MBE, WOSB, and FMBE. EOOS mission to provide regulatory oversight and guidance for the effective, equitable, and ethical operation of the company’s procurement management and operational services.
Executive Office of Education
Director of HR, Clayton County School System
EOE manages and sets the standards for the deployment of the various training programs through career and technical / vocational education as offered by Americans Thrive and its partners. EOE also supports and oversees the general educational development training to support the needs of people in transition from prison through our reentry program to meet the demands of educating tomorrow’s workforce. We collaborate with only top tiered qualified private and nonprofit agencies offering higher learning to ensure the quality of our offerings for career ready curriculum at the secondary educational level meets the needs of our local regional, state and federal employers.