Frank Rodriguez, ( Moderator) professionally known as Frank Ski, is an American DJ, journalist, philanthropist, radio personality and public forums, host.
* Clara Axam, Ms. Axam is an experienced manager, skilled facilitator, and certified mediator. Over the course of her career, she has applied her legal, management, and facilitation skills to change initiatives in a number of environments across public, private, philanthropic and community sectors. She has served in the cabinets of two mayors—Maynard H. Jackson and Andrew Young—with responsibility for the administrative services of the city, including human resources, labor relations, fleet management, purchasing, and general services.
* Dr. Maurice Hobson is an Associate Professor of African American Studies and Historian at Georgia State University and the author of "The Legend of the Black Mecca: Politics and Class in the Making of Modern Atlanta."
* Attorney Andrew Patterson, Prior to joining the law firm of Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP, in 2008, where he currently practices law, he was a partner in the law firm of Thomas, Kennedy, Sampson & Patterson, LLP. Maynard Jackson, Atlanta’s first Black mayor, was Andrew Patterson’s first law partner and best friend.
* Maynard H. Jackson III, executive producer of the documentary brought to the screen by Auburn Avenue Films, the production company co-owned and operated by Maynard Jackson III Jackson, the late mayor’s only son and an executive producer on the film this Atlanta native is a musician at heart.
*All Panelist are Featured in the Film