Current Class

Congratulations to the executive class of 2020-2021 on their placement in this year’s class following a very competitive selection process.

Jen Allred
Chief of Programs and Special Projects
Lakeshore Foundation

Christina Anderson
Director of External Communications

Melody Banks 
VP of Human Resources
Montgomery Entities

Jennifer Clark
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings

Carrie Coon
Director of Accounting
Milo’s Tea Company

Susan Crow
Executive Director
Workshops, Inc.

Jennifer DeLawrence
Vice President and Controller
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama


Meredith Drennen
Executive Director
Homewood Chamber of Commerce

Teresa Evans
Director of Privacy and Vendor Oversight
VIVA Health

Necole Ezell 
Enterprise IT Planning Solution Architect, 2nd Vice President
Protective Life Insurance

Susan Foster
Director of Operations
Oakworth Capital Bank

Cari Havicus
Audit Executive Director
Regions Bank

Nicole King
City Attorney
City of Birmingham, Office of the City Attorney

Kim Lawter
Chief Internal Auditor
ProAssurance Corporation

Anne Lovette
Executive Director

Jennifer McNelly
Director of Environmental Solutions
Southern Company


Heather Mitchell
Vice President, Finance

Lauren Padalino Nichols
Chief Marketing Officer/Lead
Ascension St. Vincent’s

Melanie Nichols
Senior Client Advisor
Warren Averett Asset Management

Tyler Novak
General Counsel
EBSCO Industries, Inc.

Micheline Parkey 
Risk Manager
AMERICAN Cast Iron Pipe Company

Elaine Prince
Vice President of Operations Support
Encompass Health

Jennifer Sanders
Director of Total Rewards
Brasfield & Gorrie

Raegan Spencer
Program Lead, Associate
GA Studio + BLOX

Monica Stoudemire 
Chief Compliance Officer
Bridgeworth Wealth Management

Lindsay Sutton
Hidden Innovators 

Caryn Terradas
Social U

Tania Terry
Senior Staff Administrator
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC

Kelly Van Kovering
Director, Environmental Compliance
Vulcan Materials Company

Daniela Willcox
Financial Planning & Budget Manager
Alabama Power Company