Gabrielle Rogers is a passionate and enthusiastic community advocate, compassionate leader, marketing, and communications guru. She has an extensive background in digital media, brand management and media and public relations – through various religious affiliations, Fortune 500 automotive retailers, non-profit organizations, the entertainment industry, and digital agencies. She served as the Marketing and Sales Manager for the #1 Dinner and Show Theater, Medieval Times Atlanta, where she was responsible for building valuable relationships and leveraging partnerships within the Metro Atlanta community and third-party vendors, developing quarterly and yearly marketing plans and expenses, managing a million-dollar marketing and sales budget of media buying, corporate and community sponsorships and overall daily operations. Gabrielle was the first black person in the company’s history to hold that position. During the 2020 pandemic, the need for advocates in the community began to grow exponentially. Gabrielle resigned from her position in marketing to reassign her energy and expertise to the organizations that support sustainability and revitalization of opportunities in her community. In 2020, Gabrielle revamped her consulting business, Fifth Generation Consulting, Inc., a Marketing Consulting Company that assists nonprofits and small to midsize businesses with brand management, digital marketing strategies and internal team management. Her company increased revenue by 25% for over 20 businesses. Gabrielle serves and works tirelessly in several civic organizations and boards in the DeKalb County Community such as the NCBW Decatur-DeKalb Chapter, Inc., DeKalb Section NCNW, Junior League of DeKalb, she is a co-founding member of the Stone Mountain Action Coalition (SMAC), served on the American Red Cross Northeast Chapter board and she is a 2022 Hands on Atlanta Civic Leadership Fellow. In November 2019, Gabrielle was voted as the youngest member to serve on the DeKalb County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. At the 2020 National Women’s Empowerment Ministry Signature event, the Red Dress Brunch, Gabrielle was the recipient of the 2020 Raising the Profile Millennial Award. Gabrielle holds a Master of Science degree in Communications from Walden University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Print Journalism and Communication Studies from Troy University. Gabirelle is a graduate of Leadership DeKalb Class of 2021 and the United Way of Greater Atlanta V.I.P. Fall 2021 Class.