Board of Directors

Nobis Works consists of four 501(c)(3) organizations, each governed by a volunteer board of directors.  Below you’ll find a listing of the members of the boards of directors for:

  • Nobis Works, Inc. – Covers the entire Nobis Works system
  • Tommy Nobis Center, Inc. – Rehab services, providing job training, placement and supports
  • Nobis Enterprises, Inc. – Federal and state contract employees with disabilities
  • Tommy Nobis Foundation, Inc. – Fundraising, communications and community relations


Board Officers


Board of Directors

Bill SteinhausBoard Chairman
Managing Shareholder – Atlanta Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak, & Stewart, PC

Bill Steinhaus is Managing Shareholder of Ogletree, Deakins’ Atlanta Office.  He has served on the Tommy Nobis Foundation Board and Nobis Works Board since 2006 filling various officer positions during that time.  Bill resides in Alpharetta with his wife Ellen. 


Board of Directors

Jim BudzinskiBoard Vice Chairman
Executive VP & Chief Financial Officer, WellStar 

Jim Budzinski is Executive Vice President and CFO of WellStar Health System.  He has served on the Tommy Nobis Foundation Board and Nobis Works Board since 2008 filling various officer positions during that time.  He resides in Marietta with his wife Debora.


Board of Directors

Lance CornellBoard Secretary
President,  Cornerstone Financial Consulting

Lance Cornell is President & CEO of Cornerstone Financial Consulting.  He joined the Nobis Works Board in 2011 and served as Treasurer from 2012 to 2015.  He resides in Marietta with his wife Teresa.



Alan Moak

Alan MoakBoard Treasurer
Retired Business Owner/Corporate Executive

Alan Moak is a retired business owner and corporate executive. He joined the Nobis Works Board in 2013. Alan’s son Chris is now employed at Kroger after successfully completing training at Nobis Works. Alan resides in Dahlonega.



Board Members

 Board of DirectorsSenator John Albers
Georgia State Senate
 Board of DirectorsAlex Bardi
Immediate Past Board Chairman
President & CEO
Bardi Heating, Cooling & Plumbing

Board of Directors Sloane Evans
Vice President, Human Resources
Georgia Power

Board of Directors Tony Hagler
Human Resources Director
Cobb County Government
Board of DirectorsPreston Hobson
Sales Manager
Board of DirectorsMamie Ramsey Hodnett
Director, Human Resources
The Lovett School

Board of DirectorsBobbie Knopf, Founder
Northside Enterprises

Board of DirectorsHon. Rob Leonard
Cobb County
Superior Court Judge

Board of Directors Dick Lewis
Board of Directors Ben Miller, Ph.D.
Bennett Thrasher
Board of DirectorsAlex Muñoz
CSR Management Consulting
Board of DirectorsLaura Murphree
Director Cobb Superior Court Services
Cobb County Judicial Circuit
Board of DirectorsLynn Nobis Board of DirectorsTommy Nobis, Founder
Atlanta Falcons
Board of DirectorsMatt Porter
Regional Director of Operations-SE
Owens & Minor, Inc.
Board of DirectorsWalter Robinson
Board of DirectorsHarry Stern, D.S.W
Board of DirectorsRob Swartwood
Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan
Board of DirectorsChris Wasserman
Managing Partner
Cornerstone Solutions




 Board of DirectorsJohnny Isakson
United States Senator
 Board of DirectorsKaren Slaughter