Board of Directors

Our Board

Executive Committee

President - James Thomas
Vice President - Ryan Upshaw
Campaign Co-Chairs - Lee Lee Desler & Susan Massey
Community Investment 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
Whitney Byars - Office Manager, Oxford Surgicial & Bariatric Clinic
Thelma Curry - Captain of Support Operations, University Police and Campus Safety, University of Mississippi
Lee Lee Desler - Realtor, Marchbanks Real Estate
Gray Edmondson - Founder and Partner, Edmondson, Sage, Dixon, PLLC
James Harper - Founder and Partner, Harper Whitwell, PLLC 
Jonathan Hill - Housing Manager, Oxford Housing Authority
Rich Joyce - Senior Manager of Human Resources, Winchester
Susan Massey - Human Resource Manager, Winchester
Lucile McCook - Lecturer & Curator, Department of Biology, University of Mississippi

Matt Parham - President, Bank of Commerce
Moni Simpson - Account Representative, Invitation Magazines
Pam Swain - Senior Vice President, Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce
James Thomas - Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Mississippi
Amanda Tollison - Senior Partner, Butler Snow LLP
Ryan Upshaw - Assistant Dean for Student Services, School of Engineering, University of Mississippi
Janet Watkins Dickens - Chief Operating Officer, Charter Road Hospitality