Tomlinson already leads two other state agencies that are linked administratively to the ATL Board. He's executive director of the State Road and Tollway Authority, which operates the state's Xpress bus system as well as its growing network of toll lanes. He also directs the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, which oversees mobility and air quality issues in metro Atlanta.
“Chris Tomlinson’s wealth of experience and proven track record of results has set the ATL up for success from the beginning,” said ATL Board Chairman Charlie Sutlive.
For overseeing the three agencies, Tomlinson earns a salary of $250,000.