About 33°n 2017-01-05T16:03:07+00:00

About 33°n

33°N shares research about the metro Atlanta Region and is managed by the Research and Analytics Division of the Atlanta Regional Commission.


Mike Carnathan

Senior Principal Planner, Research & Analytics

Mike Carnathan is a researcher with the Atlanta Regional Commission and is one of the founders of Neighborhood Nexus, a community intelligence system for the Atlanta region. Neighborhood Nexus provides data, tools and expertise as a catalyst to create opportunity for everyone in the region. The goal is to foster a data-driven, decision-making culture in the Atlanta region and beyond. Carnathan’s background includes work as a public relations professional and as a journalist. He graduated from the University of Georgia, where he also holds a master’s degree in public administration.

Taylor Tyger

Senior Planner, Research & Analytics

Taylor Tyger is a Senior Planner in Research & Analytics. Taylor focuses on data analysis and outreach through visualization and storytelling. Taylor’s goal is to provide information and create interactive tools that provide helpful data for stakeholders. Taylor holds a degree in Environmental Science from Emory University, a Master’s in City and Regional Planning from Georgia Tech, and recently spent a year researching public participation tools in Finland on a Fulbright grant.

Christina De Giulio

Senior Planner, Research & Analytics

Christina De Giulio is a Senior Planner in Research & Analytics with the Atlanta Regional Commission. Christina focuses on data analysis and visualization to make ARC’s data more accessible to individuals, organizations, and decision-makers in metro Atlanta. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Lawrence Technological University, a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Wayne State University, and dual Master’s degrees in City and Regional Planning and Public Policy from the Georgia Institute of Technology.


Neighborhood Nexus

Neighborhood Nexus is a regional information system, providing data, tools and expertise as a catalyst to create opportunity for all of the region’s citizens. Our goal is to support a regional network of information-led leaders and residents, government and businesses, advocates and service providers with information, tools and expertise that meet challenges, leverage assets and create opportunity.

Neighborhood Nexus screenshot - Explore the Atlanta Region

Explore the Atlanta Region with Neighborhood Nexus

Atlanta Regional Commission

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) is the regional planning and intergovernmental coordination agency for the 10-county area including Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry and Rockdale counties, as well as the City of Atlanta. For over 65 years, ARC and its predecessor agencies have helped to focus the region’s leadership, attention and resources on key issues of regional consequence.