Mr. Strane came to GTA from the Office of the Governor, where he served as Director of Implementation (2006-2013) for Governor Sonny Perdue and Governor Nathan Deal and worked closely with GTA, the Office of Planning and Budget, and other state agencies. He also served as Director of the Office of Implementation for the Commission for a New Georgia and as Director of the Innovation and Technology Office at the Georgia Department of Economic Development (2000-2006).

Mr. Strane is a graduate of Kennesaw State University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management.