Bettina Gardner is the Deputy Director of International Affairs for Mayor Kasim Reed. Ms. Gardner organizes meetings with inbound/outbound delegations, coordinates overseas trips and interacts with the City of Atlanta’s global community, including the over 70 Consular offices located in the metro area. Ms. Gardner has over ten years of experience in government, educational and corporate foreign exchange programs, speaks Spanish and Portuguese and has lived in both Europe and Latin America. She holds an MS in International Affairs from Georgia Tech and an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Neal Coffey is a Senior Analyst in H2C’s Atlanta office with over three years of investment banking experience. He provides transaction and analytical support to senior bankers on a variety of engagements, including mergers and acquisitions, financings, restructurings, and strategic advisory services.
Prior to joining Hammond Hanlon Camp LLC, Mr. Coffey was an Analyst at CHILDS Advisory Partners, where he provided M&A and capital markets advisory services to a variety of healthcare and business services clients. He received his B.S. in International Relations and Affairs from the Georgia Institute of Technology and holds an M.S. degree in Finance, Corporate Finance and Investments from the Washington University in St. Louis, Olin School of Business.