Board of Directors

Our Board

Executive Committee

President - Ryan Upshaw
Vice President - Vacant
Secretary - Rachel Sledge
Campaign Co-Chairs - Lee Lee Desler & Debra Sage
Community Impact Committee Chair - Jonathan Hill
Treasurer - Janet Watkins Dickens

Full Board of Directors

Joel Amidon - Associate Professor, School of Education, University of Mississippi
Daniel Barfield - Owner and Financial Advisor, Barfield Wealth Management
Melissa Bass - Associate Professor, Department of Public Policy Leadership, University of Mississippi
Lee Lee Desler - Realtor, Marchbanks Real Estate
Janet Watkins Dickens - Chief Operating Officer, Charter Road Hospitality
Gray Edmondson - Founder and Partner, Edmondson, Sage, Dixon, PLLC
Jonathan Hill - Executive Director, Oxford Housing Authority
Kendedrick Jones - Assistant Principal, Bramlett Elementary School
Rich Joyce - Senior Manager of Human Resources, Winchester
Susan Massey - Human Resource Manager, Winchester
Lucile McCook - Lecturer & Curator, Department of Biology, University of Mississippi

Russ McNees - Attorney, Holcomb Dunbar Attorneys
Aleciean Mathis - Director, Little Angels Preschool & Daycare Center
Hardie Meeks - Detective, Oxford Police Department
Lawrence Muruako - Owner, Rebel Body Fitness 24-7
Matt Parham - President, Bank of Commerce
Tracie Russell - Billing Manager, North East Mississippi Electric Power Association
Debra Sage - Product Manager, Mortgage Trade
Sha' Simpson - Volunteer Coordinator, North Mississippi Regional Center
Rachel Sledge - Family Nurse Practicioner, Urgent Care Clinic of Oxford
Pam Swain - Senior Vice President, Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce
Ryan Upshaw - Assistant Dean for Student Services, School of Engineering, University of Mississippi