Officers and Board

Officers

President – Steven Bares, Memphis Bioworks Foundation
Vice President – David Waddell, Waddell and Associates
Secretary/Treasurer – Mary Ann Hodges, SunTrust Bank
Executive Director – Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners

Board of Directors

2015

Rajiv Grover, The University of Memphis
Jay Healy, Century Wealth Management, LLC
Duncan Williams, Duncan-Williams, Inc.

2016

Reid Dulberger, Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis & Shelby County
Michael Frick, Bank of America
William Lucado, National Bankers Trust
Carl Ring, Ring Container Technologies

2017

Ron Coleman, Competition Cams, Inc.
Jim Ethridge, Ethridge Enterprises
Bruce Hopkins, First Tennessee Bank National Association
Michelle Miller, FedEx Express

Committes

Executive Committee

Chair – Michael Drury, McVean Trading and Investment
Steven Bares, Memphis Bioworks Foundation
David Waddell, Waddell and Associates
Mary Ann Hodges, SunTrust Bank
Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners

Finance Committee

Chair – Mary Ann Hodges, SunTrust Bank
Marshall Gramm, Rhodes College
Bill Watkins, Watkins Uiberall, PLLC
Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners

Membership Committee

Chair – Jim Ethridge, Ethridge Enterprises
Michael Frick, Bank of America
Charles Blatteis, Blatteis Law Firm
John Campbell, IBERIA Bank
Rick Duerr, Bellemont Group Ltd.
William Lucado, National Bankers Trust
Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners

Programs Committee

Chair – David Waddell, Waddell and Associates
David Cocke, Evans Petree PC
Jay Healy, Century Wealth Management, LLC
Jim Holt, Memphis in May International Festival
David Kemme, The University of Memphis
Hal Lewis, Stephens, Inc.
Ed Roberson, Raphael Biotech, Inc.
John Ryder, Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh, PLLC
Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners

Sponsorship Committee

Chair – Don Hutson, U.S. Learning, Inc.
Brad Champlin, The Sharpe Group
Mary Ann Hodges, SunTrust Bank
David Waddell, Waddell and Associates
Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners

Nomination Committee

Michael Drury, McVean Trading and Investment
Don Hutson, U.S. Learning, Inc.
Kris Matula
Martha Perine-Beard, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Laurie Tucker, Calade Partners