Roman Galey Chair
SouthGroup Insurance
John Johnson Vice-Chair
Hood Companies Inc.
John Griffith Treasurer
Cadence Bank
Jeff Bowman Immediate Past Chair
Cooperative Energy
Chad Newell President
Area Development Partnership

Executive Committee

David Roberts Chamber of Commerce Division Chair
Anderson Design Center
Anthony Harris Economic Development Division Chair
Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association
Dr. Bryan Batson Hattiesburg Clinic
Shea McNease Shows, Dearman & Waits, Inc.

Board of Directors

Chase Blankenship The First Bank
Dr. Ben Burnett William Carey University
Shane Germany Landry Lewis Germany Architects, P.A.
Bernard Green GlobalGreen Insurance Agency
Nelson Haskin Blu Jazz Cafe
Brandon Hubbard Trustmark National Bank
Cedrick Hurd Mississippi Power
Josh Mars Jones Capital
Renee Moore Topp McWhorter Harvey, PLLC
Michael Rozier Rozier Construction
Michael Schloegel Hancock Whitney
Haley White Hattiesburg Coca-Cola

Ex-Officio Members

Mayor Toby Barker City of Hattiesburg
Warren Byrd Lamar County Board of Supervisors
Mayor Tony Ducker City of Petal
Terri Bell Forrest County Board of Supervisors
Joe Stevens Board Attorney
Wise, Carter, Child & Caraway, PA
Jennifer Payne Hattiesburg Convention Commission
Ted J. Webb Forrest County Industrial Park Commission