MCOB Executive Advisory Council

Department
Alan Alexander
Attorney
Helmsing Leach Attorneys at Law

Jay Alexander
General Partner
Bright Star Capital Management

Alexis Atkins
Principal
Budweiser Busch
Celia Mann Baehr
President & CEO
Mobile Symphony Orchestra
Clarence Ball
President & CEO
Ball Healthcare Services
Gavin Bender, Sr.
President
Bender Real Estate Group
Wiley Blankenship
President & CEO
Coastal Alabama Partnership
Allen Carroll
Wilkins Miller

Holly Champan
SVP & CFO
American Equity Underwriters

Tom Cocoran
Retired
Fort Dodge Animal Health

Tom Damson
Retired
Long’s Human Resource Service
Joe Denton
Executive Vice President & CFO
Mobile Infirmary
Walne Donald
Owner
Mobile Fixture and Equipment Company
Jay Dorris
President & CEO
PCI Gaming Authority
Gilbert F. Dukes
Attorney
Coale, Dukes, Kirkpatrick & Crowley, P.C.
Elizabeth Freeman
President
Long’s Human Resource Service
Lori Harper
Vice President, Supply Chain Management
Ingalls Shipbuilding
Cedric Hatcher
Senior Vice President
Hancock Bank
Janet Hayes
COO
Leavell Investment Management
Al Hutchison
President & CEO
Mobile Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau

Brian Kane
Owner/Managing Partner
Fairhope Brewing Company

Donald Keeler
Vice President Human Resources
Austal
Allen Ladd
Vice President
Thames Batré
Russell Ladd, III
Retired
Thames Batré
Jerry Lathan
The Lathan Company
Jim Lauder
CEO
Global Index Advisors, Inc.
Kate Luce
President & CEO
Mississippi Export Railroad
Bruce McCrory
Operations & Business Development
Nations Roof
Chris Melton
Chairman & CEO
The White Oak Group
Abraham Mitchell
Owner
Mitchell Brothers
Melissa Morrissette
Vice President - Owner
LLB&B, Inc. Real Estate
Vaughan Morrissette
Retired
Community Leader
Andy Newton
President
Uniti Fiber
Edward H. O’Gwynn
Market President
BB&T Bank
David Padgett
President
Davison Fuels & Oil
Wendy Robertson
General Manager Operations
APM Terminals
Rhett Ross
President & CEO
Continental Motors
Michael Sanders
Project Manager
Sanders Hyland Corporation
Tim Shearer
Managing Director
PriceWaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services
Bill Sisson
President
Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce
Tim Smith
Managing Partner
Smith, Dukes & Buckalew, LLP
Frank Southall
VP & Controller, Principal Accounting Officer
Ruby Tuesday
Bill Stejskal
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
SMS Holdings
David Trent
Site Director
Airbus
Richard Weavil
President
The Weavil Company, LLC