On April 9, 2018, the Georgia Public Policy Foundation welcomed Kyle B. Wingfield as president and CEO joined the organization on April 9, 2018. Wingfield succeeds Kelly McCutchen, who moved on in December after nearly 25 years with the Foundation and who served as president and CEO during the last seven years. Kelly is now a Foundation Senior Fellow and has joined HINRI.org as executive director.

Before joining the Foundation, Wingfield was an opinion columnist and blogger for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. A native of Dalton and graduate of the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, he was a Wall Street Journal editorial page writer based in Brussels, Belgium, from 2004-2009 before joining The AJC in May 2009. Please feel free to welcome Kyle at Kylew@georgiapolicy.org.