Biden inauguration donors include dozens from Georgia

Preparations take place for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the building. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Preparations take place for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the building. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Credit: Patrick Semansky

Credit: Patrick Semansky

Thirty-four Georgians are among the nearly 1,000 individuals or companies who have donated at least $200 to the committee in charge of planning the inauguration festivities for President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.

Although the Biden-Harris team listed the names of donors and their home states, it did not disclose the exact amount they gave.

The full list of Georgians:

Rasheed Abdullah

State Rep. Erick Allen, D-Smyrna

Shepard Ansley, Atlanta financial consultant and philanthropist

Lori Avirett-MacKenzie, travel consultant

Arthur Blank, owner of Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United soccer club, Home Depot co-founder

James Cox Chambers, actor, dancer, choreographer, Cox Enterprises heir

Carter Coleman

Donald Deyo, investment strategy consultant

Daryl Dunn

Ice Paul Duso

Lawrence Evans

Fredericka Flynt, of Augusta

Joan Gill

Rev. Cynthia Hale, Ray of Hope Christian Church in Decatur

Morgan Hallmon, of Peachtree City

Kirk Hinson

Greg Ichtertz

Brian And Tamara Mand, of Atlanta

Kimberly Mead

Rosetta Mindingall, retired social worker

Usha Nair-Reichert, Georgia Tech professor

Eldon Oliver

Melissa Owen

Mark Peabody

Joyce Roche, of Savannah, former CEO of Girls Inc.

Ruth Rollins, of Atlanta, heir to Rollins Inc. pest control company

Saju Samuel, of Atlanta, founder of various startups

Lesley Smith

Michèle and Kenneth Taylor, democratic strategist and cardiologist couple

Carol Tveit, of Decatur

Paula Vopelak

Marlena Wald, of Walton County

Karen Warrior, of Atlanta

Roman Wilson

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