Council of Champions

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Council of Champions 2018-04-25T18:36:32+00:00

Council of Champions

The Champions Council is made up of individuals who believe that the cities in Jefferson County can build on our existing community structures to improve regional cooperation and secure a prosperous future for our region.

Charles Ball
Executive Director
Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham

Jeffrey Bayer
President
Bayer Properties

Thomas Beavers
Pastor
New Rising Star Church

Neal Berte
President Emeritus
Birmingham Southern-College

William Carl III, Ph.D
Senior Pastor
Independent Presbyterian Church

Daniel Coleman
Former CEO
KCG Holdings Inc.

Rob Couch
Counsel
Bradley Arant

Stewart Dansby
Community Service

Will Ferniany, Ph.D.
CEO
UAB Health System

Ann Florie
Executive Director
Leadership Birmingham

Nancy Goedeke
CEO
Mayer Electric Supply

Linda Flaherty-Goldsmith
President
Birmingham-Southern College

Deon Gordon
Executive Director
TechBirmingham

Miller Gorrie
Founder
Brasfied & Gorrie

David Gray
CEO
Daxko

Jay Grinney
Retired CEO
HealthSouth

Brian Hamilton
CEO
Trillion Communications

Donald Hess
Southwood Partners

Chris Hodges
Senior Pastor
Church of the Highlands

Gen. Charles Krulak
Former Commandant
U.S. Marine Corps

Devon Laney
CEO
Innovation Depot

Emily Levine
Community Service

Don Logan
Owner
Birmingham Barons

Susan Matlock
Founder/Retired CEO
Innovation Depot

Sid McNeal Jr.
Senior Vice President
EBSCO Information Services

Martha Miller
Partner
Balch & Bingham

Randall Minor
Shareholder
Maynard Cooper & Gale

Van Moody
Founding Pastor
The Worship Center Christian Church

Kate Nielsen
Retired President
Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham

Claude Nielsen
Retired CEO
Coca-Cola Bottling

Ruffner Page
CEO
McWane Inc.

Nyya Parson-Hudson
Judge
Birmingham Municipal Court

Tony Petelos
County Manager
Jefferson County

Sanjay Singh
Partner
Bimal

Donna Smith
Retired Vice President
Alabama Power Co.

Merrill Stewart
President
The Stewart Perry Co.

Lee Styslinger III
CEO
Altec Inc.

Art Tipton
CEO
Southern Research

Jeff Underwood
President
Lakeshore Foundation

Tripp Watson
Founder
The Watson Firm

Joel Welker
Publisher
Birmingham Business Journal

Michael Wesley
Pastor
Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church

Mike White
General Manager
Riverchase Galleria