Our Team

The Atlanta MBDA Business Center has become known nationally as the place to go for top-notch technical expertise and services to high-growth MBEs.  The Center’s  staff are highly trained and experienced in delivering specific one-on-one technical assistance designed to move a company from one level to the next.

Donna Ennis
Project Director
Donna Ennis, C.P.F is the project director for the MBDA Business Center–Atlanta located at Georgia Tech’s Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI2). Funded by the Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), Read More
Joplin Howard
Joplin Howard is the Administrative Assistant that assists many departments within EI2 including the MBDA Business Center-Atlanta.  She has been employed with EI2 since 2012, and has worked on temporary Read More
Asha Morton
Asha Morton recently joined EI² as a Marketing Specialist with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Business and Advanced Manufacturing Centers. Asha brings to EI² a Bachelor of Science degree Read More
Lauren Roberts
Lauren Roberts recently joined the MBDA Business and Advanced Manufacturing Centers as Program Specialist. She brings to the team a Master of Science in Public Policy from the Georgia Institute Read More
Joe Robertson
Joe Robertson has been employed with the MBDA Center at Georgia Tech since August 2016.  Prior to joining the Center, Mr. Robertson worked for one of the largest CDFI’s in Read More
Rudy Snyder
RUDY SNYDER, P.E. has worked for Georgia Tech for over 22 years consulting with manufacturing and healthcare organizations.  Currently, Rudy splits his time between helping minority manufacturers find resources to help Read More
Chaz Woodall
Chaz Woodall has recently joined the EI2 MBDA Business Center-Atlanta as a Student Assistant. Chaz is a 3rd-year student majoring in Computational Media with concentrations in Intelligence & Interactive Media Read More