ABOUT THE CANDIDATE

Edith Ladipo is a retired teacher, who has lived in District 11 for over 35 years. Ms. Ladipo has been passionate about bringing economic and community development to the Cascade, Campbellton and Greenbriar communities since 1985.

  • Mother, 2 children (Fatimot and Kaseem)
  • Grandmother of two
  • Retired Teacher, Atlanta Public School System
  • Adams Park Community Resident
  • Volunteer, Community Activist
  • Environmental Educator/Trainer
  • Former Civil Rights Investigator

EDUCATION

  • B.A., Clark Atlanta University

ASSOCIATIONS

  • Georgia Association of Educators (GAE)
  • International  Literacy Association (ILA)
  • National Science Teachers Association
  • Clark Atlanta University Alumni
  • National Park and Recreation Association
  • Georgia Urban Forest Council
  • National Trust  for Historic  Preservation
  • Project Learning Tree, Trainer

CIVIC INVOLVEMENT

  • Adams Park Residents Association (Vice President)
  • Restoration Activity Board (RAB), Ft. McPherson
  • Neighborhood Planning Unit-R, Former Chair
  • Atlanta Planning Advisory Board, Former Chair
  • Southside Stream and Creek Keepers, Founder
  • Georgia Adopt A Stream Monitoring Program