Board of Directors


Led by a board of directors composed of the region's business elite, the Greater Memphis Chamber has more than 2,300 members. Including Fortune 500 giants FedEx, ServiceMaster, and AutoZone, the Greater Memphis Chamber's diverse Board of Directors is the driving force behind Memphis' economic and social well-being.

 


Leigh Shockey

Chairman of the Board
Chairman and CEO
Drexel Chemical Co.


Calvin Anderson
Vice Chairman

Sr. Vice President, Corporate Affairs
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee


Duncan Williams

Vice Chairman
President
Duncan Williams, Inc.


Lodie Biggs

Secretary
Shareholder
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC


Carolyn Hardy

Vice Chair of Finance / Treasurer
President and CEO
Chism Hardy Enterprises


David Archer

Chief Executive Officer
Saint Francis Healthcare


Meri Armour

President and CEO
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital


Ken Badaracco

General Manager
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.


Greg Barnes

Managing Partner
KPMG LLP


Martha Perine Beard

Senior Branch Executive
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Memphis Branch


Leigh Ann Berko

Director, Human Resources
Electrolux Major Appliances


Otha Brandon

Director of Government Affairs
Comcast Cable


Scott Brockman

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Memphis/Shelby County Airport Authority


Doug Browne
General Manager
The Peabody Memphis / Peabody Hotel Group


Wei Chen

Chief Executive Officer
Sunshine Enterprise, Inc.


Darrell Cobbins

President and CEO
Universal Commercial


Jerry Collins

President and CEO
MLGW


Rob Fredericks

Vice President, Global Marketing, Research & Development, and Strategy
Medtronic Spinal


Kim Heathcott

President, Memphis Chapter,
National Association of Women Business Owners
Owner/CEO, Clarion Security


Charles Hill

Attorney
Glankler Brown, PLLC


Jason Hood

Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.


Bruce Hopkins

President, West Tennessee Region
First Tennessee Bank


Odell Horton, Jr.
Attorney
Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP


Laurita Jackson

Managing Partner
1Source Office and Facility Supply


Kevin Kane
President
Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau


Cameron Kitchin

Director
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art


Jason Little

Executive Vice President and COO
Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp.


Neely Mallory III
President
Mallory Alexander International Logistics


David C. May
Area President West Tennessee
Regions Bank


Ray Pohlman
Vice President, Government and Community Relations
AutoZone


Dr. David Rudd
President
University of Memphis


Richard Shadyac
President
ALSAC St. Jude


Richard Smith
Managing Director, Life Sciences and Specialty Services (LS3)
FedEx


Jack Soden
Chief Executive Officer
Elvis Presley Enterprises


Lee Still
Sr. Vice President, Business Banking Team Leader
SunTrust Bank


Blair Taylor

President, Memphis Tomorrow


Chuck Thomas III

Regional Director, External Affairs
AT&T


Renee Trammell

Burn Service Line Director
The Regional Medical Center at Memphis


Laura Whitsitt
Divisional Senior Vice President,
Research & Emerging Technologies
Advanced Surgical Devices Division
Smith & Nephew


Roby Williams

President
Memphis Black Business Association


Spence Wilson Jr.

Vice President
Kemmons Wilson Companies


Luke Yancy

President and CEO
Mid-South Minority Business Council Continuum


Jason Yarbro

Attorney
Butler, Snow, O'Mara, Stevens & Cannada