Inaugural Advisory Board

David Adkisson
President and CEO
Birmingham Area Chamber of Commerce

Sheila Blair
Blair Hunter Associates

Charlena Bray
Human Resource Services, Inc

Cathy Crenshaw
Sloss Real Estate Group. Inc

Della Fancher
President & COO
Unus LLC

Dr. Virginia Gauld
Vice President for Student Affairs
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Marsha Sampson Johnson
Vice President, Birmingham Division
Alabama Power Company

Dr. Shirley Salloway Kahn
Vice President, Development, Alumni & External Relations
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Karole Lloyd
Managing Partner
Ernst & Young

Dr. Judy Merritt
Jefferson State Community College

Elise Penfield
Executive Director
Leadership Birmingham

Susan Story
Executive Vice President
Southern Company Services

Odessa Woolfolk
Urban Programs Advisor
Woolfolk & Associates

Candice Bagby
Senior Executive Vice President
Amsouth Bank

Joy Braasch
Senior Vice President, Regulatory Risk Manager
Compass Bank

Maria Campbell
Chairman Financial Services
SC&B Strategic Solutions

Antionette Smith Epps
Director Systems Operations
Baptist Health Systems

Edward Friend, III
Sirote & Permutt, P.C.

Gillian Goodrich
Former President YWCA
Community Volunteer

Walker Jones
Community Relations Director
Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Company

Ted Kennedy
BE&K, Inc

Susan Matlock
Entreprenerurial Center

Dianne Mooney
Vice President and Executive Director
Southern Living at Home

Joan Perry
Vice President
Perry, Harper, & Perry Communications

Mike Warren
Chairman & CEO
ENERGEN Corporation