Marquetta Bryan didn't hesitate to say "yes" when she was asked to lead American Cancer Society's first Georgia board of directors. Not only had she lost two people dear to her to different forms of cancer, she couldn't ignore the high cancer rate among African Americans. "I jumped at the opportunity to turn my own fears into a fight," she says.
Atlanta magazine has selected the Atlanta of counsel for its Women Making a Mark recognition, which identifies women in the Atlanta area who are making a significant impact on the community and influencing those around them every day.
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