ATM stands for Accountability for Taxpayer Money. It is a public interest advocacy group in Chattanooga, Tennessee that focuses on the wise expenditure of taxpayer dollars and government transparency.


ATM Founder

  • From Chattanooga
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, B.A. (Political Science)
  • University of Texas, Austin, M.A. (Government)
  • Tennessee State Planning Office--Principal Planner, 16 years
  • Cobb County, GA--County Planner, 3 years
  • City of Albany, OR--Community Development Director, 18 years
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)--18 years
  • Rotary International--1990-2009
  • Community Development Consulting--2009 to present
  • Accountability for Taxpayer Money--2014 to present
  • Downtown Owners' Collective--Board
  • Riverfront Residential & Business Partnership--Board
  • Tennessee Coalition for Open Government (TCOG)--Board
  • Unity Group of Chattanooga--Member
  • League of Women Voters--Member