Hoppy Cole Chair
The First, A National Banking Association
Rob Tatum Vice Chair
CR Properties, LLC
Grant Walker Treasurer
Chad Driskell Immediate Past Chair
The University of Southern Mississippi
Chad Newell President
Area Development Partnership

Executive Committee

Allen Anderson Chamber Division Chair
Anderson Design Center
Jeff Bowman Economic Development Division Chair
Cooperative Energy
Ronnie Blackwell Member At-Large
Claearpoint Consulting Engineers, P.A.
Roman Galey Member At-Large
SouthGroup Insurance
John A. Johnson Member At-Large
Hood Companies, Inc.

Board of Directors

Stan Causey Stan Causey Sate Farm
Chris Dunkley Hattiesburg Coca-Cola
Kristy Gould Hattiesburg Clinic
Anthony Harris Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association
Greg Hodges Hancock Whitney
Jonathan Jones Jones Companies, LLC
Dr. Tommy King William Carey University
Charlie Lewis Trustmark National Bank
Lara Thrash Coldwell Banker Don Nace, Inc. Realtors
Steven Warren Warren Paving, Inc.
Andy Woodard Forrest Health

Ex-Officio Members

James K. Dukes Law Offices of James K. Dukes
Jennifer Payne Hattiesburg Convention Commission
Warren Byrd Lamar County Board of Supervisors
Mayor Toby Barker City of Hattiesburg
David Hogan Forrest County Board of Supervisors
Mayor Hal Marx City of Petal
Bobby Ray Bolton Perry County Board of Supervisors
Joe Stevens Board Attorney
Wise, Carter, Child & Caraway, PA