Executive Advisory Board of Directors

The oversight board of directors will assist the University and the Institute.  The Executive Advisory Board of Directors is comprised of Jackson Metropolitan Area and Mississippi urban focused public officials and University administrators that will set principal recommendations to the Institute’s Executive Director and the University Provost.

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List of Directors 2015 – 2017

Honorable Kimberly Campbell, State Representative, Hinds County 72

Mr. Charles Carr, Director, Office of Intermodal Planning, Mississippi Department of Transportation

Honorable Dale Danks, Jr., Municipal Judge, Madison

Ms. Carmen Davis, Hinds County Administrator

Mr. Rhuel Dickinson, Jr., Simpson County Administrator

Honorable George Flaggs, Mayor of Vicksburg

Honorable Sally Garland, Mayor of Crystal Springs

Dr. Cedric Gray, Superintendent of Jackson Public School District

Honorable John Horhn, State Senator, Hinds County District 26

Mr. Robert Latham, Jr., Retired director of MEMA

Honorable Butch Lee, Mayor of Brandon

Mr. Mike Monk, Chief Executive Officer, CMPDD

Mr. Ricky Moore, Director, Hinds County Emergency Mgmt Agency

Honorable Denise Owens, Chancery Court Judge, Hinds County

Honorable Tony Yarber, Mayor City of Jackson

 

** Slideshow - August 7, 2013 – First meeting of Executive Advisory Board of Directors with President Carolyn Meyers, Dr. James C. Renick, Vice President and Provost, and Dr. Otha Burton, Jr., Executive Director     

Directory of Board Members  2013 – 2015

Honorable Kimberly Campbell, State Representative

Mr. Charles Carr, Director, Office of Intermodal Planning, Mississippi Department of Transportation

Ms. Carmen Davis, Hinds County Administrator

Mr. Rhuel Dickinson, Jr., Simpson County Administrator

Mayor Phil Fisher, Clinton

Mayor Sally Garland, Crystal Springs

Dr. Cedrick Gray, Superintendent, Jackson Public Schools

Mr. Clarke Holmes, Executive Director, Central MS Planning & Development District

Honorable John Horhn, State Senator

Mayor Butch Lee, Brandon

Sheriff Tyrone Lewis, Hinds County

Mayor Gene McGee, Ridgeland

Dr. Ronnie McGehee, Superintendent, Madison County School District

Mr. Duane O’Neill, President, Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership

Mayor Tony T. Yarber, Jackson