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Our Team

Elizabeth Stevens

Elizabeth Stevens
President & Chief Executive Officer

Carol Hunter

Carol Hunter
Director of Communications

Clayton Ratledge

Clayton Ratledge
BID Operations Manager

Fred Rendfrey

Fred Rendfrey
Director of Downtown Economic Development

Denise Browning

Denise Browning
Incentives and Business Assistance

Tracie Strickland

Tracie Strickland
Program Coordinator

 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2017-2018

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Margo Gilbert, The Battle House Hotel*

VICE CHAIRMAN FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Jeremy Milling, Milling Commercial Realty*

VICE CHAIRMAN FOR PUBLIC REALM
Mary Anne Ball, C Coast Management*

VICE CHAIRMAN FOR STRATEGIC INITIATIVES
John Peebles, NAI-Mobile*

VICE CHAIRMAN FOR MEMBERSHIP & MARKETING
Matt LeMond, O'Daly's Irish Pub

SECRETARY
Rebecca Byrne, Community Foundation of South Alabama*

TREASURER
Robert Hope, USA Foundation*

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRMAN
John Arendall, Regions Bank*

DIRECTORS

John Browning, Burr & Forman LLP

Bob Chappelle, Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce*

Mike Cowart, Cowart Hospitality Services, LLC

Daniel Dennis, Roberts Brothers

John Dukes, Helmsing Leach Herlong Newman & Rouse, PC

Monica Garsed, Spire

The Very Reverend Beverly Findley Gibson, Christ Church Cathedral*

Matt Golden, LoDa Bier Garten

Allen E. “Teeto” Graham, Phelps Dunbar LLP*

The Honorable Connie Hudson, Mobile County Commission-President*

Ginna Inge, The Steeple on St. Francis*

Richard Inge, Inge and Associates*

Arthur J. Madden, Madden and Soto*

Bruce McGowin, Hand Arendall

Lee Mitchell, Trustmark Bank

Jay Olensky, Olensky Office Supplies*

Jacquitta Powell-Green, Commonwealth National Bank*

Self Radcliff, The Radcliff-Schatzman Group

April Smith, Adams and Reese

Heath Stephens, Hargrove Controls + Automation*

Richard Stimpson, Leavell-Investment Management*

Jill Stork, Alabama Power Company

Joseph P. Toole, The Retirement Systems of Alabama*

Sam Winter, Sam Winter & Co.*

Sam Covert, (Honorary Director)

Cooper Thurber, Phelps Dunbar LLP, (Honorary Director)

Tyrone Fenderson, BBVA Compass, (Honorary Director)

Shayla Beaco, City of Mobile, (Mayor Designee)