Join the Council For Quality Growth's North Fulton Advisory Meeting with Scott Haggard, Director of Government and External Affairs, GRTA, SRTA and the ATL
Scott serves as Director of Government and External Affairs for the Atlanta-region Transit Link Authority (ATL), SRTA and GRTA, in which role he manages government affairs and external strategic relationships of the organization. This position plays an important role in providing leadership for building and sustaining effective relationships with elected and appointed government officials, partner agencies, and key constituencies and influencers.
Scott has had an extensive career in government and public policy. He previously served as Government Affairs Manager for the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC), where he played a significant role in helping to pass landmark transportation, transit, natural resources, and aging legislation at the state and federal levels. Prior to his tenure at ARC, Scott was with the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) as Director of Government Relations, served a former Gwinnett County Commission Chairman asSpecial Assistant for External Affairs, and worked in Washington, D.C., and Georgia for two former members of Congress.
Scott holds a Master of Public Administration degree from the George Washington University and a dual Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Journalism from the University of Georgia.