Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors

Executive Committee/Officers

President - Ryan Upshaw
President-Elect - Jonathan Hill
Vice President for Finance/Treasurer - Janet Watkins Dickens
Secretary - Rachel Sledge
Vice Presidents for Campaigns - Debra Sage & Daniel Barfield
Vice President for Community Impact - Kendedrick Jones
Vice President for Communications - Rod Guajardo
Past President - Matt Parham

Full Board of Directors

Premalatha Balachandran - Senior Scientist, National Center for Natural Products Research, University of Mississippi
Daniel Barfield - Owner and Financial Advisor, Barfield Wealth Management
Melissa Bass - Associate Professor, Department of Public Policy Leadership, University of Mississippi
Quentin Brewer - First Vice President | Commercial Lender, BancorpSouth
Janet Watkins Dickens - Chief Operating Officer, Charter Road Hospitality
Chris Dicus - Realtor, Tommy Morgan, Inc., Realtors
Arthur Doctor - Director, Fraternal Leadership & Learning, University of Mississippi
Gray Edmondson - Founder and Partner, Edmondson, Sage, Dixon, PLLC
Rod Guajardo - Associate Director of Strategic Communications, University Marketing & Communications, University of Mississippi
Jonathan Hill - Executive Director, Oxford Housing Authority
Kendedrick Jones - Assistant Principal, Oxford Intermediate School
Rich Joyce - Senior Manager of Human Resources, Winchester
Susan Massey - Human Resource Manager, Winchester

Russ McNees - Attorney, Holcomb Dunbar Attorneys
Doug Odom - Account Manager, Mortgage Trade
Matt Parham - President, Bank of Commerce
Tracie Russell - Marketing & Communication Specialist, North East Mississippi Electric Power Association
Debra Sage - Product Manager, Mortgage Trade
Teasha Sanders - Deputy Director, Oxford Housing Authority
Sha' Simpson - Volunteer Coordinator, North Mississippi Regional Center
Rachel Sledge - Family Nurse Practicioner, Urgent Care Clinic of Oxford
Alicia Stapp - Assistant Professor, Wellness & Physical Activity Program Coordinator, School of Education, University of Mississippi
Alice Steimle - Associate Director, Center for Mathematics & Science Education, University of Mississippi
Pam Swain - Senior Vice President, Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce
Ryan Upshaw - Assistant Dean for Student Services, School of Engineering, University of Mississippi