Board of Directors

2017-2018 Board of Directors Executive Committee

Percie Strong-Jenkins
Board Chair 
Jeff Rower
Secretary 
Charles Buffington
Alumni Chair 
Terry Lynch
Vice Chair 
Reggie Crenshaw
Immediate Past Chair
Sridhar Sunkara.
Graduate Memphis Chair 
Linda Lauer
Treasurer 
Ephie Johnson
Program Chair 
Jay Healy
Volunteer Memphis Chair 

Brian Stephens         

Chair Emeritus, At Large

Vincent Lee

At Large

 

 

 

 

2016-2017 Board of Directors


Darryl Arbor
Audit Director
Methodist Lebonheur Healthcare 
John Jackson
Vice President of Global Customer Services Strategic Planning
FedEx Corporation 

Linda Sawyer

CAO/CFO

Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau 

Damon Bell
Memphis President
Pinnacle Financial Partners
Ephie Johnson
President/CEO
Neighborhood Christian Center 

Heidi Shafer

Commissioner

Shelby County Commission

Mike Bowen
President/CEO
Champion Awards, Inc. 
Linda Laurer
Managing Director
CBIZ 
Vernon Stafford
EVP/Chief Audit Executive
First Horizon National Corporation First Tennessee Bank 
Charles Buffington
Global Account Manager
Avaya 

Casey Lawhead

Vice President of Professional Bank

Independent Bank

Brian Stephens
President
Caissa Public Strategy 
Reggie Crenshaw
Principal
The Crenshaw Group
Vincent Lee
President/CEO
ServiceMaster Facilities Maintenance
Percie Strong-Jenkins
SVP, Privacy Adherance Initiatives and Programs
Bank of America 

Lisa Driver

Regional Director of Account Management

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

Betty Sue McGarvey
President
Baptist College of Health Sciences   
Sridhar Sunkara
Owner
eBiz Solutions
Blake Elliot
Senior Vice President
Regions Bank 
Terry Lynch
President
The Southland Capital Corporation 
Patrice Thomas
Deputy Chief Operations Officer
Chity of Memphis

Julie Ellis

Senior Counsel

Butler Snow LLP

Valerie Morris

President/CEO

Morris Marketing Group

Karren Todd
Senior Associate Pastor
New Direction Christian Church
Jason Farmer
Vice Chair
Shelby County 911 Board 
Reginald Porter, Jr. 
Senior Vice President, CEO Operations
ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 
Chuck Utterback
Director of Contracting
Cigna Healthcare 
Edmund Ford
Councilman, District 6
City of Memphis 
Terri Riley
Senior Vice President 
Sedgwick 

Shiela Vinczeller
Vice President-Talent Management
International Paper 

NaKeia Grimes

Plant Manager

The Hershey Company

Jeff Rower
VP/Senior Account Supervisor
Retail First 
Rick Wagers
Senior Executive/Vice President and CFO
Rgeional One Health 

Jay Healy

President

Century Wealth Management LLC 

 

 Kami Wigginton

Regional Sales Manager

Castlight Health

   
   


Darryl Arbor

Audit Director

Methodist LeBonheu Healthcare

 

Sharon Barnett-Myers

Director of Program Managament

eviCore Healthcare

 

Mike Bowen

President/CEO

Champion Awards, Inc.

 

Charles Buffington

Global Account Manager

Avaya

 

Linda Carter

HR Consultant

 

Reggie Crenshaw

Prinicipal

The Crenshaw  Group

 

Blake Elliott

Senior Vice President

Regions Bank

 

Jason Farmer

Vice Chair

Shelby County 911 Board

 

 

 

Edmund Ford

Councilman, District 6

City of Memphis

 

Channa Halmon

Renewal Specialist

Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

 

 

Nyrone Hawkins

Execuvtive Director

The First Tee of  Memphis

 

Jay Healy

President

Century Wealth Managament LLC

 

John Jackson

Vice President of Global Customer Services Strategic Planning 

FedEx Corporation

 

Ephie Johnson

President/CEO

Neighborhood Christian Center

 

Linda Lauer

Managing Director

CBIZ  

 

Vincent Lee

President/CEO

ServiceMaster Facilties Maintence

 

Deidre Malone

President/CEO

The Carter Malone Group, LLC

 

Betty Sue McGarvey

President

Baptist College of Health Sciences

 

Lauren McHugh- Robinson

President

Huey’s  Resturants

 

Terry Lynch

President

The Southland Capital Corp

 

Lori Patton

Owner 

Roadshow BMW/Mini

 

Reginald Porter Jr.

Senior Vice President, CEO Operations

ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 

 

Terri Riley

Senior Vice President

Sedgwick

 

Jeff Rower

VP/Senior Account Supervisor

Retail First

 

Janet Shipman

Assistant County Attorney

Shelby County Government

 

Vernon Stafford

EVP/Chief Audit Executive

First Horizon National Corp. First TN Bank

 

 

Brian Stephens

President

Caissa Public Strategy

 

Ernest Strickland

Economic Development Director

Greater Memphis Chamber

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Herman Strickland

Sr.Vice President /Senior Credit Officer  

Pinnacle Financial Partners

 

Percie Strong-Jenkins

SVP, Privacy Adherance Initiatives and Programs

Bank of America

 

Sridhar Sunkara

Owner

eBiz Solutions

 

Karren Todd

Senior Associate Pastor

New Director Christian Church

 

Mary Tate Smith

Vice President of Sales

Cigna Health Care

 

Shiela Vinczeller

Vice President –Talent Management

International Paper

 

Rick Wagers

Senior Executive/ Vice President and CFO

Regional One Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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