Tim Tassopoulos is Executive Vice President of Operations. Tim began his career at
Chick-fil-A in 1977 as a restaurant team member and joined the home office staff as
a business consultant in 1983. In 1985 Tim was given the development responsibilities of the Free-Standing Unit
concept. Tim had several roles in Operations and in 1996 was appointed to the Executive Committee.
Tim graduated from Oglethorpe University in 1981 with a BA in history and political science and was
Valedictorian and an Oglethorpe Cup award winner. He received his MBA from Georgetown University in 1983 and was
recognized with the Graduate School Service Award.
Tim currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Oglethorpe University and on the Board of Advisors at
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business. Tim is a member of the Board of Trustees for Hellenic
College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology and is also a member of the Advisory Board of the
Atlanta Area Council for the Boy Scouts of America. Tim attends Holy Transfiguration Greek Orthodox Church where
he teaches Sunday School to high school students.
Tim is a native of Atlanta and has been married to the former Maria Copsis for 24 years. Tim and Maria have two
sons, Luke and Nicholas.