Under the purview of Chief of Staff Candace Byrd, International Affairs Director Claire Angelle leads a team of four in an effort to elevate Atlanta’s international footprint, spur economic growth, and enhance Atlanta as a world-class city to live, work, and play.
As Director of International Affairs for the City of Atlanta, Claire Angelle plans, develops and implements the international activities of Mayor Reed's Office. She assists in facilitating trade, economic development, tourism and cultural initiatives of the City of Atlanta through liaison with local, national and international agencies.
404.614.8307 | CCAngelle@Atlantaga.gov | @ClaireAngelle
As Deputy Director of International Affairs, Ms. Ibarra focuses her mission on assisting Atlanta-based companies in their international strategy and promotes the City of Atlanta to foreign investors. To do so, she organizes export seminars, provides one-on-one company consultations and coordinates overseas trips.
404.614.8331 | email@example.com | @VanessaIbarraATL
Chief of Protocol
As Chief of Protocol, Mr. Woodruff advises, assists and supports city officials on matters of diplomatic procedure and is responsible for planning visits and welcoming diplomats, foreign officials and other distinguished guests to Atlanta. Mr. Woodruff serves as the liaison to the Atlanta Sister Cities Commission and its 17 sister cities.
404.588.5460 | TWoodruff@atlantaga.gov | @TWoodruff24
International Affairs Coordinator
As International Affairs Coordinator, Mrs. Kiernan works closely with Atlanta-based academic institutions on expanding their international reach and programs. She also assists senior staff in executing inbound and outbound exchanges by providing market research and briefings, in addition to leading the office’s marketing efforts.
404.614.8299 | PKeirnan@atlantaga.gov | @PeggyHKiernan
Mayor's Office of International Affairs | 133 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 2900 | Atlanta, Georgia 30303