Ann Q. Curry

Chairman and Chief Client Strategist

Ann led Coxe Curry & Associates for more than two decades before turning its leadership over to David Eidson in 2015. She came to Coxe Curry, in 1992, after twenty years of community service and purchased the firm from prior owner, Frankie Coxe, in 1993. Her current role allows her to be a senior advisor to clients and a resource for the firm’s staff.

Ann's previous community service includes serving as president of the Atlanta-Fulton League of Women Voters, as Georgia president, and as a member of the League's national board, where she was development chair. She was a five-year member of the Board of Research Atlanta and its first woman president. She chaired the board of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library for three years and was the founding president of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library Foundation.

Ann is a graduate of Leadership Atlanta and Leadership Georgia. She is a member of the YWCA Academy of Women Achievers and was the 2017 co-winner of their Woman of Achievement honor; a recipient of the Eudora Rogers Award as the outstanding League of Women Voters member; and also received the Eleanor Raoul Greene Award from the Georgia League. In 2017, she was recognized by the Foundation of Wesley Woods at its Heroes, Saints & Legends Event.

Ann holds a membership on the Corporate Board of State Bank and Trust, where she sits on the Independent Directors Committee and the Risk Committee, and on the CDC Foundation's Advisory Board, the Nominating Committee of United Way and the Advisory Board of the Georgia Conservancy. She is an active member of Atlanta Rotary.

Campaigns Ann leads or has led for the firm include the $325 million Greater Grady campaign for the Grady Health Foundation, Spelman College's $150 million campaign, The Trust for Public Land's $150 million Chattahoochee land protection effort and the Piedmont Park Conservancy's $41.2 million expansion of the Park. She currently consults with the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, the Atlanta Botanical Garden ($50M goal), Berry College ($100M goal) and the HomeStretch initiative’s public/private partnership.

A graduate of Duke University, Ann is a past chair of the Duke University Women's Studies Council and a six-year member of the Board of Visitors for Trinity College at Duke. She currently serves on the advisory board for Duke University Libraries and co-chaired her most recent reunion.

She and her husband Jim have two adult children and three grandchildren. Ann and Jim enjoy city-living, adventure travel, and Duke basketball, having been present for every national championship.

Ann was recently featured in the Saporta Report for her Moment.


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