Welcome to the Atlanta Regional Commission's (ARC) online newsroom. Below you will find media contacts who can connect you with spokespersons. If there are materials that would be useful to you as a journalist or editor and that are not included here, please let us know.
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Cheryl Mayerik, Senior Communications Coordinator
- State of the Region Breakfast
- Aging & Health Resources
- Green Communities
- Workforce Solutions
- Model Atlanta Regional Commission (MARC)
Jim Jaquish, Senior Communications Coordinator
- Community Development
- Air Quality
Open Records Requests
Open records requests should be made in writing to the Open Records Officer. The designated Open Records Officer is Susan Grimes, Senior Communications Coordinator.
The Atlanta Regional Commission can provide speakers on a variety of topics for civic clubs, neighborhood associations, public meetings and other gatherings. Topics range from a general overview of regional issues, the region's environment (water resources, protection of greenspace, initiatives to improve air quality), transportation, housing and managing growth to new Medicare regulations, services for older adults and employment in the region. Presentations can be tailored to a specific county in the region.
To request a speaker, submit your application here.