Leadership Mississippi Celebrates 54 Graduates
MEC's Leadership Mississippi program is proud to announce the 54 graduates of the Class of 2018.
The Class of 2018 celebrated their completion of the program at a graduation ceremony held at the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson on December 7, 2018. Participants completed five sessions in locations across Mississippi, including Jackson, Oxford, the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Tunica, and Columbus.
Leadership Mississippi is the second oldest statewide leadership program in the nation and is conducted by the M.B. Swayze Foundation. Since its inception in 1974, Leadership Mississippi has graduated more than 1,500 alumni active in Mississippi business and politics. Mississippi’s top business executives have participated in Leadership Mississippi as a way to expand their networks.
Congratulations to the Leadership Mississippi Class of 2018!
Everett R. Chinn
Jennifer B. Easley
Jason J. Fabre Jr.
Dr. Tangela N. Hales, PhD, RN
Tyrone C. Hendrix, Sr.
Gary Hutson Emlyn Jackson
Jennifer R. Johnson
Jo Carol Kieffer
Matthew D. Miller
Elizabeth B. Myles, Ph.D.
Dr. Sebrina Palmer
Carla Marie McPherson-Rushing
LTC Deidre D. Smith
Brigadier General Joe Spraggins
Darrell W. Temple
Tyler S. Walker
Mary Cates Williams
Leadership Mississippi Completes Columbus Session
The Leadership Mississippi Class of 2018 recently completed its fifth session in Columbus.
In Columbus, the class learned about economic development in the area, as well as the impacts of the Columbus Air Force Base, the Mississippi University for Women, and other companies like PACCAR.
Special Thanks to Our Columbus Sponsors!
Class of 2018 Holds Gaming Session in Tunica
Gaming, Tunica Economy Focus of Session
The Leadership Mississippi Class of 2018 recently held it's fourth session in Tunica.
The session focused on the Gaming industry, and featured a panel of local gaming representatives, as well as stops at historic Tunica locations.
Special Thanks to Our Tunica Sponsors!