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George B. Ready
George B. Ready Attorneys

Chairman, MPB Foundation 

Melvin V. Priester Jr.
Vice Chairman, MPB Foundation

Priester Law Firm, PLLC


Don B. Cannada
Barksdale Management Corporation

Darden H. North MD
Jackson Healthcare for Women

Grace P. Lee
Founder, Retired President
Trilogy Communications, Inc.

Andrew Mallinson
Multicraft International

Nora-Frances McRae
Community Volunteer

Paul M. Rocconi MD
Board of Trustees, the Library of Hattiesburg, Petal, and Forrest County

George Penick
Head of School, Retired
St. Andrew’s Episcopal School

Jon C. Turner CPA
BKD, LLP (Retired Partner)

Danielle Cox Morgan

Mississippi Tourism Association

John Cocke

Merkel & Cocke, P.A.

Rhea Williams-Bishop, PHD

Secretary Foundation Board, Kellogg Foundation - Director of Miss and New Orleans Programs

John C. Hardy  

President, Hardy Reed, LLC


Cynthia Sutton

Executive Director, Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce-Main Street-Tourism Bureau

Shawn Mackey 

Deputy Exe Director, Miss Community College Board


Burns Stryder

American consultant, lobbyist and former political aide.


Royal Aills

Executive Director, MPB


Daniel Etheridge

Graphic Design Program Coordinator and Instructor Meridian Community College


Finney Moore

Community Volunteer


Frank York

Frank S. York CPA NewSouth NeuroSpine, LLC (retired CEO)