Dr. Elaine Grant-Bryan is the first Caribbean American in Georgia to receive both the USA President’s Lifetime Achievement & Volunteer Service Gold Awards. Currently appointed as Honorary Consul for Jamaica in Atlanta, Dr. Grant-Bryan has served thousands of Jamaicans in her capacity over the past five years. She is the owner of Elaine Bryan Realty and was selected as a real estate broker expert to commentate on HGTV and Fine Living Channel’s “What You Get for the Money”.  Frequently requested to supply content as a columnist, Dr. Grant-Bryan is the author of many “Financial Freedom Columns.” She is a Northwestern University, The University of West Georgia, and Leadership Sandy Springs Alumna. Elaine has been acknowledged globally and is the recipient of the Mayor of Atlanta Phoenix, Judge Glenda Hatchett Mentor and Picture of Health Noble Leadership Awards.


As a Registered Microsoft Education Partner, she developed and established Microsoft-EBF STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Mentorship Programs in collaboration with The Elaine Bryan Foundation, a 501c3 which she chairs. These students in the program have been the recipient of laptops, internships, and job placement at Microsoft, Google and other international corporations.


One of Dr. Grant-Bryan’s strategic goals, as Honorary Consul for Jamaica in Atlanta, has been to nourish and further establish symbiotic relationships between the State of Georgia and Jamaica whereby synergies for mutual opportunities can be explored. Expanding trade and investment opportunities is one Dr. Grant-Bryan’s highest priorities. 

She is forever guided by her trademark, “The What What What Approach -What you do with what you have determines what you become. ™” Elaine is married to the love of her life, IT director, Gregory Scott Vernon Bryan.