Board of Directors ‐ 2023

Executive Committee:

  • Board President
    Mark Taylor
    Head of Corporate Banking, AL/ MS, PNC
  • Board Vice President
    Emily Wykle
    Key Accounts Manager, Gener8tor
  • Board Secretary
    Kimberly Jackson
    Government and Community Relations Manager, Alabama Power
  • Board Treasurer
    Samantha Davis
    Director of Regulatory Affairs & Strategic Development, VIVA Health
  • Board President-Elect
    Spencer J. Lacey
    Vice President, Jemison Investment Co., Inc.


  • Ginger Blake
    EVP, Commercial Banking Solutions, Regions Bank
  • Nancy Fouad-Carey
    Associate General Counsel, Brasfield & Gorrie, L.L.C
  • Earl Hilliard, Jr.
    Senior Director of Governmental Affairs, City of Birmingham
  • Duke Hinds
    Director of Commercial Banking, Trustmark Bank
  • Latanishia W. ("La") Hunter
    Ken Perry Law Firm, LLC
  • Jonathan Nelson
    President & General Manager, Birmingham Barons
  • Rosie O'Beirne
    Chief Digital Strategy & Marketing Officer, UAB
  • R. William Pradat, Jr.
    Chairman, Cushman & Wakefiled/ EGS Commercial Real Estate
  • Presley Rebman
    Executive Director, AlaHealth
  • Eva T. Robertson
    VP, Community Relations & Executive Director, Protective Life Foundation
  • Emily Jones Rushing
    Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham, Retired
  • David Silverstein
    President, The FiveStone Group
  • Councilor Crystal N. Smitherman
    Birmingham City Council
  • Valerie Collins Thomas
    President & CEO, The VAL Group

In Memoriam Aeternam:

  • Giles Perkins

Executive Director:

  • Camille Spratling
    Railroad Park Foundation