2020 – 2021 Board Members

2020 – 2021 Board of Directors

 

Mr. Doug Bachuss
Attorney
Nowlin, Bachuss & Gray
Decatur

 

Mr. J. Kyle Buchanan
President & CEO
Helen Keller Hospital
Muscle Shoals

 

Ms. Melissa Craig
Senior Vice President
Bank Independent
Decatur

 

Mr. Tyrone Fenderson, Jr.
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

Market President
Synovus
Mobile

 

Mr. James F. Hughey, Jr.
Counsel
Balch & Bingham
Birmingham

 

Mr. David A. King
CEO
Dynetics
Huntsville

 

Mr. Gordon G. Martin
CHAIR
Senior Vice President

Alabama Power Company
Birmingham

 

Mr. David M. Muhlendorf
President
LDM Company
Florence

 

Ms. Deborah Bell Paseur
Attorney/Partner
Paseur, Johnson and Medley
Florence

 

Ms. Sheron Rose
Vice President
Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce
Montgomery

 

Mr. Robert Simon
President
Corporate Realty
Birmingham

 

Hon. Todd Strange
Mayor
City of Montgomery
Montgomery

 

Mr. Danny Windham
Chief Operating Officer
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Huntsville

 

 

Board Chair Emeritus

Mr. R. Preston Bolt, Jr.
Member
Hand Arendall, LLC
Mobile

 

Mr. Mike Goodrich
President
Timberline Management Company
Birmingham

 

Mr. William E. Smith, Jr.
Chairman
Royal Cup, Inc.
Birmingham

 

Mr. G. Robert Baker, Jr.
Regional President
Hancock Whitney Bank
Mobile

 

Mr. Trey Clegg 
Regional President
Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC
Birmingham

 

Mr. Edward F. Crowell
Civic Volunteer
Montgomery

 

Mr. Seth Hammett
Vice President
PowerSouth Energy Coop.
Andalusia

 

Mr. J. Mike Jenkins IV
Civic Volunteer
Montgomery

 

Mr. Michael Kirkpatrick
President
DESE Research
Huntsville

 

Mr. Grits Morris
Sales Executive
Walker360
Montgomery

 

Mr. David Nast
VICE CHAIR
President & CEO

Progress Bank
Huntsville

 

Mr. Michael Patterson
Chief Administrative Officer & Chief Legal Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of AL
Birmingham

 

Mr. James R. Seale
Attorney/Partner
Hill, Hill, Carter, Franco, Cole and Black, PC
Montgomery

 

Dr. Sanjay Singh
Board Advisor
Pack Health
Birmingham

 

Mr. Kennon Walthall
Senior Vice President 
Avenue Insights & Analytics
Birmingham

 

Mr. Bennet Wright
Executive Director
Alabama Sentencing Commission
Montgomery

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Fred O. Braswell
President & CEO
Alabama Rural Electric Assoc.
Montgomery

 

Dr. Charles A. McCallum
Civic Volunteer
Birmingham

 

Ms. Lynne B. Vallely
President
Berry Millsaps Properties
Huntsville

 

Mr. Marvell “Chip” Bivins
Chief Audit Officer
University of Alabama System
Birmingham

 

Mr. William D. Coleman
Counsel
Capell & Howard, PC
Montgomery

 

Hon. John H. England
Circuit Court Judge
Tuscaloosa County
Tuscaloosa

 

Ms. Helene Hassell
Executive Director
Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation
Mobile

 

Ms. Sandra R. Killion
CEO
Vulcan Industrial Contractors
Birmingham

 

Ms. Vanessa Leonard
Attorney
Rockford

 

Ms. Melissa C. Morrissette
TREASURER

Vice President/Co-Owner
LLB&B Real Estate, Inc.
Mobile

 

Ms. Caroline Novak
Senior Advisor/Co-founder
A+ Education Partnership
Montgomery

 

Ms. Eva Robertson
Executive Director, Protective Life Foundation
& Vice President, Community Engagement

Protective Life Corporation
Birmingham

 

Mr. David Silverstein
President & CEO
Five Stone Group
Birmingham

 

Mr. Richard M. Stabler
Office Managing Member
Warren Averett
Montgomery

 

Mr. James F. Watkins
Managing Partner
Maynard Cooper & Gale
Mobile

 

Dr. Linda C. Young
President
Wallace Community College
Dothan

 

 

 

 

Mr. Thomas N. Carruthers, Jr.
Retired Partner
Bradley
Birmingham

 

Mr. D. Mark Nix
President & CEO
Infirmary Health System
Mobile

 

Mr. W. Michael Warren, Jr.
CEO
Children’s of Alabama
Birmingham