for future meetings to Chris Rideout
State Transportation Board
Kevin Abel is the Vice Chairman of the State Transportation Board. He represents Congressional District 6 which includes Cobb County, DeKalb County, and Fulton County. He was elected to the Board in 2019 by a caucus of state representatives and senators from the 6th Congressional District to serve a full five-year board term.
Originally, Vice Chairman Abel is from Cape Town, South Africa. He was 14 when he moved with his family to the U.S. in 1979. He attended the University of Texas at Austin where he received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Together, with his wife Cindy, he founded Abel Solutions, a software consulting firm in 1994.
Vice Chairman Abel is involved in the community and sits on many boards including the Carter Center Board, the Arthritis Foundation’s Georgia Chapter Board, the Davis Academy Board, the Technology Association of Georgia Board, and the New American Pathways Board. He is also involved with the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and is a Leadership Atlanta graduate.
A resident of Sandy Springs, Vice Chairman Abel and his wife, Cindy, have three grown children.
Other Important Dates:
Registration Begins: Monday, May 23rd, 2022 at 07:00am
Early Registration Ends: Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022 at 11:59pm
(After this date, prices listed above will be an additional $5.)
Online Registration Closes: Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 at 10:00pm
Direct your questions and comments for this event to Tori Brinkley (Victoria.Brinkley@wsp.com).