Current Class

Congratulations to the executive class of 2019-2020 on their placement in this year’s class following a very competitive selection process.

Class photo to come following our September orientation and retreat!

Heather Baty
VP of Ambulatory Operations
Children’s of Alabama

Sonia Blumstein 
VP Marketing and Corporate Communications 
Valent Group

Michelle Boatwright 
Staff Engineer / Department Manager
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama

Barbara Burton
President
Chalker Group

Ian Cooley
Manager, Inclusion & Diversity
Spire

Kimberley Daigle
VP of Human Resources
PS Logistics

Patricia Davis
National Director of Compliance Monitoring & Analytics
Encompass health

Jennifer Decker
Partner
Balch and Bingham LLP

Tiffany DeGruy
Partner
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Anne Marie Everly 
VP, State and Local Tax
BBVA

Nancy Fouad-Carey
Associate General Counsel
Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC

Meghan Hellenga
Deputy Director
Birmingham Museum of Art

Tangie Holland
SVP, Fair and Responsible Banking Manager
Regions

Susan Jennings
CFO
UAB Hospital

Laura Kowalczyk
VP, Supply Chain and Support Services
UAB Medicine

Catherine Latham
Director, Product Management and Commercial Excellence
BD MedMined

Melanie Lewis
VP, Development
Encompass Health

Anne Leyden
VP, LAD Financial Liaison, BP&A 
Protective Life Corporation

Lakisha Mack
Associate Dean for Finance and Administration
UAB School of Medicine

Erica Myers 
Director of Supply Chain
Milo’s Tea Company

Carol Phillips 
Partner & Public Sector Group Leader
Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors

Kelly Randall
AVP, Regulatory Services
UAB Medicine

Millie Ronnlund 
VP of General Counsel
Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc.

Diana Scalici
VP, Operations
St. Vincent’s East

Jennifer Shaw 
Associate Managing Director, Talent & Leadership Development 
Oakworth Capital Bank

Karen Shimizu
Executive Editor, Food & Wine
Meredith Corp. 

Tequila Smith
Director of Energy Services
Alabama Power

Jenny Sneed
Partner / Executive Committee
Bridgeworth, LLC

Debra Taylor
Regional Manager Rail Logistics
Vulcan

Stacey Walters
Director Medicare Advantage 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama