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Lisa Benjamin


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President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta Habitat for Humanity. Former Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Atlanta Beltline, Inc.; Enterprise Assets Management Officer, City of Atlanta; City Manager, City of East Point; Assistant City Manager, City of Austin; Former Positions with Broward County: Assistant to the County Manager, Quality Control Director-Public Works Department, Information Technology Business Manager, Budget and Management Analyst.

History of Employment

Chief Operating Officer
City of Atlanta, GA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Atlanta Habitat for Humanity
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Atlanta Beltline, Inc.
Enterprise Assets Management Officer
City of Atlanta
City Manager
City of East Point
Assistant City Manager
City of Austin
Assistant to the County Manager
Broward County
Quality Control Director-Public Works Department
Broward County
Information Technology Business Manager
Broward County
Budget and Management Analyst
Broward County
Primary Sector of Expertise


Management Matters Podcast

Grand Challenge: Develop New Approaches to Public Governance and Engagement

The Impacts of Public Engagement in Atlanta with Lisa Benjamin (COO City of Atlanta)

Season: 1 Episode:170 | July 24, 2023

Show Notes:

In this episode, we welcome Lisa Benjamin, Chief Operating Officer for the City of Atlanta and Academy Fellow, to discuss the role of public engagement in creating and implementing policy, the method of building a transparent dialogue with the community, and how collaboration extends outside of the city to state and federal partners.

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