Board of Directors

Advisory Board
Dr. Claude J. Bennett Biocryst, Chief Operating Officer
Mr. William A. Bowron Red Diamond Coffee, President & CEO
Ms. Kate H. Cotton Leadership Alabama, Executive Director
Mr. Robert P. Dickinson McGriff, Siebels & Williams, Inc., Retired Sr. Vice President
Ms. Jeanette Hancock Founder of PreSchool Partners
Ms. Carey Hinds Community Volunteer
Dr. Kathryn Hoar Pediatric Dentist
Mr. James F. Hughey Balch & Bingham, Counsel
Mr. John D. Johns Protective Life Corporation, Chairman, President, & CEO
Mr. Charles W. Mayer Iberia Bank, Market Chairman
Mr. C. Phillip McWane McWane, Inc., Chairman
Mr. Michael A. Mouron Capstone Real Estate Investments, Chairman
Mr. J. Bentley Owens, III Ellis, Head, Owens & Justice, Partner
Mr. L. C. "Foots" Parnell III InterFirst Capital, President
Rev. Richmond R. Webster Saint Luke's Episcopal Church, Rector
Mr. George E. Wilbanks Drummond Coal Sales, Inc., President


Bill Pitts

Bill Pitts

"I feel extremely fortunate to be a small part of this amazing team that is so dedicated to helping children prepare to excel in school and life.  PreSchool Partners is making a lasting difference for the students, their families and our community, and my life has been enriched through my association with these wonderful folks."

Ms. Melinda Aldag                              Former Teacher, Community Volunteer

Mr. Bob Blackburn                             Maynard Cooper & Gale, Attorney

Mr. Jack Bryant                                  Harbert Management Corporation, Director of Investments

Ms. Jenny Burton                               Community Volunteer                                  

Ms. Renee Clements                           Starnes Davis FlorieDir. of Recruiting, Marketing & Business Dev. 

Ms. Lori A. Dixon                               Protective Life Foundation, Assistant Vice President

Ms. Kirk Forrester                             Flower Magazine, Editor

Ms. Anne M. Jones                             Vulcan Value Partners, Principal, Director of Trading and Operations

Ms. Sumetri Martin                           Sumetri Hair Studios, Owner

Mr. Bart McBride                               Servis First Bank, Senior Vice President

Ms. Jane Menendez                            Community Volunteer

Ms. Allyson Mouron                           Former Program Director of PreSchool Partners

Ms. Tyler Novak                                 EBSCO Industries, Inc., General Counsel

Mr. Bill Pitts                                      Oakworth Capital Bank, Associate Managing Director

Ms. Ashley Robinett                          Alabama Power, Vice President of Real Estate

Mr. Jim Screws                                  Regions Bank, Sr. Vice President

Mr. Dan Starnes                                Starnes Media, Founder

Mr. Tanner Sumners                         Harbert Realty, Vice President of Transaction Services

Ms. Annie Wilder                              State Farm, Senior Agency Specialist

Ms. Beth Wilder                                Former Non-Profit Executive Director, Community Volunteer 

Mr. Bill Wyatt                                    Southeast Materials, President