Jo-Anne manages the CID programs, including landscape/maintenance, off-duty traffic officers, and “Georgia Works!”, an initiative aimed at helping homeless men get back on their feet. In addition, she keeps track of all the moving parts at the CID, and ensures that Jim stays on top of his obligations. She has over 23 years of work experience, covering a variety of industries such as education, finance, commercial real estate appraisal, and IT. She has been with the Buckhead CID for over eleven years. Jo-Anne is also an artist, musician and writer. Some of her artwork is on display at F2O restaurant in Buckhead, and she performs regularly in the metro area. Jo-Anne and her husband are urban pioneers in in-town Atlanta.