Edward J. “Jack” Hardin

Jack has dedicated years of service to the Atlanta community and has an unwavering commitment to education, ending homelessness, and promoting tolerance.

As a member and co-chair of the United Way Regional Commission on Homelessness, Mr. Hardin was instrumental to the development of the Gateway Center, and serves as Chairman of the Board. He is also on the board of the United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta, formerly serving as Chair.

Mr. Hardin is currently President of the Board of Trustees of the Georgia Legal Services Foundation, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. In addition, he was Chair of the Center for the Study of World Religions at Harvard University Divinity School for 12 years until 2002.

The United Way, the Anti-Defamation League, and Travelers Aid of Metropolitan Atlanta, among others, have recognized Jack Hardin for his leadership in public service.

Mr. Hardin is currently Co-chair of the Regional Commission on Homelessness.