August 2016 - June 2017

National Executive Officers

Kim Barnett (BA '95, EMBA '99)
President
Director of CTCE, Southwest Tennessee Community College; Ret. Sr. Manager, FedEx

 


Anita Vaughn (BA '77, MPA '82)
Past President
CEO, Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women

 


Greg Siskin (BBA '85, MBA '00)
Vice President for Finances
President, Ultimate Dental

 


Karimeh McDaniel (BA '02)
Vice President for Membership
Former First Vice President, Raymond James & Associates

 


The Honorable Butch Childers (BBA '71, JD '74)
Vice President for Communication
Circuit Court Judge, State of Tennessee

 


Dana Gabrion (BA '98)
Vice President for Programs and Events
Executive Producer, America's Next Top Model; Owner, Talbot Heirs Guesthouse




National Executive Board of Directors

Terms Expire 6/30/2017

John Bomer (BBA '72)
Former President, Consolidated Steamship Agency
*Houston, TX

 


Jim Dean (BSET '80)
President, Busch Gardens Tampa and Adventure Island
*Tampa, FL

 


Summer Owens (BBA '01)
President and founder, S.O. What! LLC;  Founder and Executive Director, S.O. What! Foundation

 


Robert Stephens (BSEE '90)
Vice President, Capgemini US LLC
*Houston, TX

 

Terms Expire 6/30/2018

Darrell T. Cobbins (MBA '07) 
President, Universal Commercial Real Estate, LLC

 


Toni Boland-Evans (BA '93)
Manager of Global Community Impact, NIKE

 


John Lawrence (BA '94, MS '98)
Manager, Strategic Economic Development Planning, Edge 

 


John Yarbrough (BS '72) 
Lambuth Designee
Former Executive Director of the West Tennessee Rehabilitation Center

 

 

Terms Expire 6/2019

Andrew Bailey (BBA '00, EMBA '05)
Manager of Content Strategy & Curation, FedEx Services

 


Ron Hart (BBA '81, MBA '83)
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
*Atlanta, GA

 


Sharyn Ellison (BBA '95)
President and Founder, The Ellison Foundation

 


Nestor Rodriguez (BA '03)
Assistant District Manager, Social Security Administration, Memphis South District

 


Advisors to the Executive Director

Wei Chen (IMBA '98)
Founder and CEO, Sunshine Enterprise, Inc.

 


Renee DeGutis (BS '83)
Account Manager, Stratus Foods

 


Mark Long (BSEE '85)
Past President
Owner, Holliday Flowers, Inc.

 


Deanie Parker (BPS '77, MPA '88)
Past President
Retired President & CEO, Soulsville

 


Eric Robertson (BA '03)
President, CommunityLIFT

 


To contact the National Executive Board of Directors, please email alumniassociation@memphis.edu.

  

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