Governor Deal has appointed Paul Shailendra to join our board of directors. Mr. Shailendra has extensive real estate development experience and currently serves as president of SG Property Services. He is on the board of directors of the Metro Atlanta YMCA and the Georgia Board of Natural Resources.

“Fort Mac LRA is very appreciative of Governor Deal’s support in helping to further strengthen and round out our talented board,” said Brian Hooker, executive director, McPherson Implementing Local Redevelopment Authority. “His efforts will help us move forward as we continue to embrace the development opportunities coming our way.”

Shailendra previously served on the board of directors of the Clayton County Chamber of Commerce and Midtown Alliance, and he was a member of the 2007 L.E.A.D class and the 2011 Leadership Georgia class. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Georgia Tech. He and his wife, Amanda, have two daughters and reside in Atlanta.