About the Jenkins Clinic

Board of Directors

Meet Our Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors consists of community leaders with a shared goal: to build a world-class urology center that sets a new standard in medical care. Patient-first care was the founding principle at the Jenkins Clinic, and each board member is devoted to upholding this concept.

board-Bernie Bernard Marcus
Founder

Mr. Marcus is the co-founder of The Home Depot, Inc. He served as one of its executives and board members for many years and remains Director Emeritus of Home Depot’s Board of Directors. Mr. Marcus has funded and founded numerous charitable organizations in various parts of the world and continues to serve many in a leadership capacity. He served as founding Chairman of the Board for the Jenkins Clinic.

board-Jenkins Howard M. Jenkins
Chairman

Howard M. Jenkins is President and Chairman of the Board of Jenkins Clinic. Mr. Jenkins began his career with Publix Super Markets in 1966, is past Chief Executive Officer, and now is the company‘s Chairman of the Executive Committee. An alumnus of Emory University, Mr. Jenkins is a past member of Emory‘s Board of Trustees.

board_Dan-Cathy Dan T. Cathy
Vice Chairman

Mr. Cathy is President and Chief Operating Officer of Chick-fil-A, Inc., one of the nation’s largest family owned businesses. He also is a member of the Board of Trustees, Berry College; the Board of Advisors, Berry College’s Campbell School of Business; the Board of Councilors of The Carter Center; the New Hope Baptist Church; the Foundation of Gordon College; the Board of Advisors, Eagle Ranch; the International Society of Business Fellows; and the Board of Atlanta Metro Chamber of Commerce. A graduate of Georgia Southern University, he also holds honorary doctorates from the State University of West Georgia and Anderson College. He received the Buckhead Rotary Humanitarian Award in 2002 and was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2008.

board-Fisher Robert W. Fisher
Secretary

Mr. Fisher is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Investors Equity, Inc., a family owned investment company, as well as Wesley International, its primary operating subsidiary which manufactures material handling equipment. Earlier in his career, Mr. Fisher practiced corporate law for approximately 25 years, and then formed and later sold several companies, primarily in the field of wireless communications. Mr. Fisher is Chairman of The Bascom, a nonprofit art center located in Highlands, N.C. He is also member of the Board of Directors of the Highlands Community Foundation. Mr. Fisher graduated with a B.A. Degree with High Honors in Economics from the University of Virginia and with a JD Degree from Yale Law School.

board_frederick-slagle Frederick S. Slagle
Treasurer

Frederick S. Slagle is currently the Executive Director of The Marcus Foundation. The Marcus Foundation, led by Bernie and Billi Marcus, contributed the Georgia Aquarium to the community of Georgia through a 501(c)(3) organization.

Mr. Slagle’s civic involvements, in addition to serving on the board of the Georgia Aquarium, include serving on the boards of the Marcus Institute, The Marcus Foundation, the Marcus Jewish Community Center and the Kennedy Krieger Institute. A native of Knoxville, Tennessee, Mr. Slagle received his B.S. Degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee.

Mr. Slagle resides in Atlanta, Georgia. His daughter Jessica attends Furman University.

board_Robert-Martin Robert S. Martin

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Boar’s Head Provisions Company, Inc., Mr. Martin served as it’s President since 1988.

board-Conley Judge G. Conley Ingram

Judge Conley Ingram is a former Georgia Supreme Court Justice. His career includes many years of civic and professional service working as an attorney and judge in the state of Georgia including serving as a Senior Cobb County Superior Court Judge, Georgia Supreme Court Justice, and on the boards of Emory University, Agnes Scott College, Kennesaw College Foundation and numerous other community and professional organizations. He is a former partner with Alston & Bird in Atlanta.