Current Upward Classes

CLASS 3

Monica Aswani
Assistant Professor
UAB

Lauren Bendall
Wellness Program Manager
Element Health, Inc

Chelsea Cloud Brewton Market Operations Manager
Baptist Health Centers, LLC

Cristal Brister
Community Engagement Manager
Birmingham Education Foundation

Hillary Campbell
Associate
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Rebecca Clarke
Manager, Marketing Communications
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Catherine Phillips Crowe
Director, ISSS
UAB

Desire’Taylor Crumb
Head of Solutions Development
BBVA Compass

Lauren Dodd
Compliance Officer
Oakworth Capital Bank

Ashlee Riopka Elrod
Associate Attorney
Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C.

Martha Foster
Director, Strategy and Business Development
Encompass Health

Ashley Gilmore
Program Manager II
UAB

Shirley Hall
New Model Delivery Model
Honda

Emily Ivins
CRNA
UAB Callahan Eye Hospital

Samantha Knight
Marketing and Sales Development Rep
Abacus Technologies

Brittany Lawson
Mgr, Customer Experience
Spire

Brenessa Lindeman
Asst Prof Surgery, Assoc DIO
UAB

Christi Lucas
Sr. IT Auditor
BBVA

Amy Oliver
Organizational Development Consultant
Children’s of Alabama- Mayfair Medical Group

Joanne Patterson
Community Engagement Coord.
Shipt

Lauren Popovich
Channel Marketing Manager
Royal Cup

Alyssa Prater
Lawyer Referral Service Director
Birmingham Bar Association

Jennifer S. Ray
Director II- Investments Operations
Protective Life

Kylee Caitlin Riggins
Marketing Associate
AMERICAN Cast Iron Pipe Company

Anna Catherine Roberson
Charitable Giving Specialist
Alabama Power

Kasey Robinson
Title IX Coordinator
UAB

Amy Thomas
Relationship Manager
United Way of Central Alabama

Danielle Tipton
Finance/Operations Manager
Literacy Council of Central Alabama

Claire Vice
Business Process Analyst
BBVA

Tamara Wilson
Sr Health Advisor
Pack Health

Alex French Yates
Project Coordinator
Lakeshore Foundation

 

CLASS 4

Meghan Amerson
SLP, Hearing & Speech Supervisor
Children’s of Alabama

Corinne Anderson
AVP and Actuary
Protective Life Insurance Company

Amber Anderson
Assistant Director of Student Development
UAB

Ashlee Askew
Team Leader/Agile Coach
BBVA

Catriana Cantu
Growth Marketing Specialist
Shipt

Lauren Cotant
Assistant Director of Leadership & Service
UAB

Anna Craft
Associate
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Michal Crowder
Associate
Maynard, Cooper, & Gale, P.C.

Kristen Evans
Associate Director of Development
Lakeshore Foundation

Sarah Ford
IS Lead Developer
Altec

Faith Foster
Info Systems Analyst, Sr
Alabama Power

Grace Harrelson
Business Development
Brasfield & Gorrie

Hillary Hester
Business Systems Analyst
BBVA

Lindsay Jones
Director, Marketing & Communications Strategy
Encompass Health

Tonya Jones
Associate Director, Child Development Services
Community Action Agency for Jefferson County

Haley Pyron Kegel
Supply Chain Info Analyst
Children’s of Alabama

Stefanie Landes
Director of Operations
The Hope Institute

Brandi Lewis
Founder and President
Brandi’s Blessings

Lauren Lindsey
Audit Team Manager
BBVA

Melissa Mann
Sr. Credit Analyst
Oakworth Capital Bank

Crystal Maxena
Accounting Services Supervisor
Vulcan Materials Company

Tierra McCants
Mass Media Specialist
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Jessica Nissenbaum
Communication
Southern Nuclear

Carson Tallent Phillips
Director of Transplant Clinical Operations
UAB Medicine

Parrish Pittman
Content Marketing Manager
Hoar Construction

Natalia Reshetnikova
Digital Creative Lead
Alabama Power

LaTonya Robinson
Medical Policy Analyst
BCBS

Nannett Singleton
Inventory Control Manager
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC

Caryn Smith
VP, Credit Card Risk
Regions

Katie Smith
Grant and Contracts Officer
UAB

Michelle D. Tubinis
Associate Professor
UAB HSF

Syndi Willis
Business Process Analyst
BBVA