March 26 - 28, 2019 / Atlanta, GA

Leading Forward 2019

The AHP Leading Forward Executive Summit is designed for chief development officers, executive directors, and other executive leaders in health care philanthropy.

JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead

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3300 Lenox Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30326

Check-in: 4:00 PM

Check-out: 12:00 PM

March 6 Update: The hotel cutoff date for AHP's room block has passed. Any rooms still available at the conference rate may be booked through the "Reserve Your Room" link above. If no rooms are available at the conference rate, you may book at the public rate by using the hotel website link below:

JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead Website

Alternative Option:
Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel
3405 Lenox Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326

About JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead

In keeping with the JW Marriott tradition, our retreat represents Marriott’s ultimate expression of luxury and service. Conveniently located among exclusive shops and world-class entertainment, we proudly present an oasis of service and style in one of Atlanta’s most prestigious neighborhoods. Discover a hotel where exquisite accommodations, approachable elegance and attentive service unite in the perfect location. When night falls, head to The Lobby Bar for cocktails and live entertainment or enjoy Atlanta’s captivating nightlife.

The hotel cutoff date is Tuesday, March 5, 2019. 

Reservation requests received after Tuesday, March 5, 2019 will be accepted based on guest room availability at the prevailing rates.

Note: All room rates quoted are exclusive of state and local taxes (16.9 percent), as well as a Georgia Hotel- Motel fee ($5). All taxes and fees are subject to change without notice. 

The Leading Forward hotel room block may sell out prior to the hotel cutoff date. Reserve your room early to guarantee availability.

Please note: Your conference registration does not automatically reserve a hotel room for you. Please reserve your room through the link on this page to obtain our discounted group room rate.


1) Reserve your room

2) Call the hotel at (404) 262-3344 and identify yourself as an “AHP Leading Forward Conference attendee.”

JW Marriott Buckhead Atlanta

About Buckhead Atlanta

A must-visit for the chic and savvy, things to do in Atlanta's Buckhead neighborhood include legendary shopping and entertainment, decadent dining, engaging art galleries and more! Known as "The Beverly Hills of the East," Buckhead is one of the most luxurious places in Atlanta.

Connected to the world-class shopping of Lenox Square, the JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead places you in the heart of Buckhead’s excitement. Nearby, enjoy Atlanta’s blockbuster sports, prominent museums and performing arts. See the Governor’s Mansion and Georgia State Capitol. Whatever you seek, Atlanta’s choices are hard to beat.


The average temperature is 66 degrees during the day and 42 degrees during the evenings and overnight. There are many restaurants within walking distance from the hotel, so make sure to bring appropriate attire. Remember to bring a light sweater or jacket for the air-conditioned meeting rooms. 


The hotel is about 30 minutes (17 miles) from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport. The average taxi price is approximately $45 one way. Rail transportation (MARTA) is available between the hotel and airport for $3.50 each way via the Lenox Station.

Driving Directions

From Hartfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airpot, take Interstate 85 North to GA-400 North and continue to exit 2 for Lenox Road. Turn right and follow Lenox Road through three traffic lights to the entrance of Lenox Square Mall. Turn right into the mall, then make an immediate left onto the access road. Follow signs to the hotel, which will be on the right.


Parking is available onsite at the hotel.

Self-Parking: $25.60 per day

Valet parking is $42.00 per day