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    Health and Wellness Expo Offering Vaccinations, Wellness Kits, and Professional Services to Community on May 18

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 5, 2022 – New Direction Christian Church, The Power Center Community Development Corporation, Leadership Memphis, and Volunteer Memphis announced a free Health and Wellness Expo scheduled for May 18 at New Direction Christian Church located at 6120 Winchester Road from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The event will be held in partnership with the Shelby County Health Department and Memphis Housing and Community Development. Students, families, and others in attendance will be able to get vaccinated for

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    Leadership Memphis Announces Leadership Award Winners and 2022 Change Makers

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., February 28, 2022 – Leadership Memphis announced its Kate Gooch Leader of the Year, Distinguished Alumni of the Year, Community Champion, and their 2022 Change Makers today. These honorees will be recognized during the March 11 virtual Leadership Awards Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. The event is free and open to anyone who RSVPs on the Leadership Memphis website at https://leadershipmemphis.org/events/leadership-awards-luncheon-2022/. “Leadership Memphis is honored to be able to recognize some of the leaders that have made a tremendous

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    HR Expert to Headline 2022 Leadership Memphis Awards Luncheon

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – February 15, 2022 – Leadership Memphis announced Johnny Taylor, CEO of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), will be the Keynote Speaker of the 2022 Leadership Awards Luncheon. The March 11 virtual luncheon will honor the 2022 Change Makers along with the 2022 Leadership Memphis Awards winners and is free to anyone who wants to attend virtually. Those interested can RSVP and learn more on the Leadership Memphis website at this link: https://leadershipmemphis.org/events/leadership-awards-luncheon-2022/. “We are thrilled

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    Leadership Memphis Seeks Nominations for 2022 Change Makers

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – November 10, 2021 – Leadership Memphis is calling on the community to submit nominations for the 2022 Change Makers. Anyone can be nominated online using the Leadership Memphis website at https://leadershipmemphis.org/events/leadership-awards-luncheon-2022/. Nominations close at 5:00 p.m. on December 10, 2021. Leadership Memphis considers Change Makers to be rare and unique forces of positive change. These dynamic individuals come from various backgrounds and organizations but share a common passion for bettering the world around them. Each Change Makers’

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    Leadership Memphis Announces 2022 Executive Program Members

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., September 22, 2021 – Leadership Memphis, whose mission is to prepare and mobilize leaders to work together for the good of the whole community, is proud to announce the Executive Program Class of 2022. The diverse group of 52 executives is comprised of experienced leaders across multiple community spectrums, including business, nonprofit, government, education, healthcare, faith, neighborhoods, and professionals. “We are thrilled to welcome the 2022 Executive Program and are excited to see how this class continues Leadership

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    Leadership Memphis Announces New Executive Team

    Leadership organization welcomes new CFO, Director of Development & Engagement, Director of Programs, and Event Coordinator MEMPHIS, Tenn., September 14, 2021 – Leadership Memphis, whose mission is to engage local leaders to impact Memphis in a positive way, announced today a new executive team to help lead the organization and continue its 42-year history of being a valuable resource and network for leaders in Memphis while preparing them to continue building upon the city’s rich leadership legacy. The new executives

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    Leadership Memphis Introduces 2022 Board Members

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 21, 2021 – Leadership Memphis announced a new board chair and changes to nearly half of its executive board as it welcomed its 2022 Board of Directors. The diverse group includes executives from some of Memphis’ largest corporations, local government, faith organizations, and nonprofits that represent dozens of communities across the Mid-South. “We are proud to welcome so many new faces to our board and we look forward to building on our organization’s more than 40-year history

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    2021 Executive Program Graduates Virtually

    On Wednesday, April 28, 2021, the Executive Program 2021 virtually graduated! Congratulations to all of the participants! Rachel Alkire, Regional One Health, Development Officer- Major Gifts Jen Andrews, Shelby Farms Park Conservancy, CEO Andrea Baird, Moore Tech, Chief Administrative Officer Ashil Bijou, Monogram Foods, Vice President & Head of Procurement Robert Blackwell, AccredoHealth, Director Business Planning T. Kevin Bruce, Bruce Turner, PLLC, Attorney Anthony Jerome Buckner, Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, Captain/Public Information Officer Austin Burress, Regions, Mortgage Production Manager Cindy

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    Reggie Crenshaw Named President and CEO of Leadership Memphis and Volunteer Memphis

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – May 12, 2021 – The Leadership Memphis and Volunteer Memphis Board of Directors named Reggie Crenshaw as their new President and CEO today. Crenshaw, a Memphis resident for nearly 15 years and a 2011 graduate of the Leadership Memphis Executive Program, has been serving as Interim President and CEO since August 2020. “After a national search it was evident that Reggie Crenshaw’s wealth of transformative and innovative experience along with his hands-on style and extraordinary vision for

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    Leadership Memphis Announces 2021 Executive Class

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., September 3, 2020 – Leadership Memphis is proud to announce the 83 local leaders that make up the 2021 Executive Class. This diverse group features executives from several professional sectors including business, nonprofit, government, faith, the arts, and more. “We are thrilled to welcome the 2021 Executive Class,” said Reggie Crenshaw, Interim President/CEO of Leadership Memphis, “These executives have already shown a deep desire to impact Memphis in a positive way and continue the Leadership Memphis tradition of

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