Board of Directors

Tommy Nobis Center consists of two 501 (c)(3) organizations, each governed by a volunteer board of directors. Below you’ll find a listing of the members of the board of directors for Nobis Works, Inc. and Nobis Enterprises, Inc.


Nobis Works Board of DirectorsBenjamin Miller, Ph.D.

Partner, Bennett Thrasher

Ben Miller is a Partner at Bennett Thrasher. He has served on the Tommy Nobis Center Board since 2011 and has held various officer positions. Ben and his family reside in Atlanta.

Nobis Works Board Members

Preston Hobson,
Vice Chairman

Sales Manager, WSB-TV

Preston Hobson is a Sales Manager at WSB-TV. He has served on the Tommy Nobis Center Board since 2013 and serves on the Galaxy of Stars Committee. Preston and his family reside in Marietta.

Nobis Works Board Members

Amie Willis

Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins

Amie Willis is an attorney at Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak, & Stewart. She has served on the Tommy Nobis Center Board and Governance Committee since 2019. Amie and her husband reside in Marietta.

Gary Knopf

Partner, Troutman Sanders

Gary Knopf is a lawyer at Troutman Sanders. He has served on the Tommy Nobis Center Board and Finance Committee since 2019. Gary and his family reside in Atlanta.


Jim Budzinski
Executive VP & Chief Financial Officer

Jerry Chang
Senior Managing Director/Partner

Nobis Works Board Members
Tony Hagler
Human Resources Director
Cobb County

Devon Jackoniski
Director of Clinical Affairs
ModusOne Health

Nobis Works Board Members
Bobbie Knopf
President and CEO
Northside Enterprises

Hon. Rob Leonard
Superior Court Judge
Cobb County

Nobis Works Board Officers
Terry Mathews
Mathews & Maxwell

Nobis Works Board Officers
Alan Moak
Retired Business Owner/Corporate Executive

Nobis Works Board Members
Jay Rohde
Operations Manager
Intuitive Surgical



Johnny Isakson
United States Senator

Karen Slaughter