Board Members

Hugh Davis Jr., Commissioner of Piperton , Fayette County, Tennessee

Chairman

Minnie Bommer

Alderwoman of Covington, Tipton County, Tennessee

Alonzo Beard, Alderman of Ripley, Lauderdale County, Tennessee

Secretary-Treasurer


Maurice Gaines Jr., Mayor of Lauderdale County, Tennessee

Executive Committee Member

Carol Witt, Mayor of Jericho, Crittenden County, Arkansas

Executive Committee Member

Terry Jones, Mayor of Millington, Shelby County, Tennessee

Executive Committee Member


Jon Pavletic, Mayor of Ripley, Lauderdale County, Tennessee

Executive Committee Member

Henry Coats, Mayor of Piperton, Fayette County, Tennessee

Board Member

Barbara Cooper, Representative of District 86, State of Tennessee

Board Member


Frank Fogelman, Mayor of Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas

Board Member

Mark Luttrell, Mayor of Shelby County, Tennessee

Board Member

Vanessa Lynchard, County Administrator, DeSoto County, Mississippi

Board Member


Keith McDonald, Mayor of Bartlett, Shelby County, Tennessee

Board Member

Ronnie Neal, Mayor of Somerville, Fayette County, Tennessee

Board Member

Eugene Pugh, Mayor of Halls, Lauderdale County, Tennessee

Board Member


Reginald Tate, Senator of District 33, State of Tennessee

Board Member

Rhea “Skip” Taylor, Mayor of Fayette, County Fayette County, Tennessee

Board Member

Jim Strickland, Mayor of Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee

Board Member


Judy Watters, Mayor of Rossville, Fayette County, Tennessee

Alonzo Beard

Minority Representative

Minnie Bommer

Minority Representative


Hugh Davis Jr.

Minority Representative

Rhea “Skip” Taylor Chairman, Mayor of Fayette County, Tennessee

MAAG Finance Committee & Title VI Compliance Committee

Minnie Bommer, Vice-Chairman, Alderwoman of Covington, Tipton County, Tennessee

MAAG Finance Committee & Title VI Compliance Committee


Alonzo Beard, Treasurer, Alderman of Ripley, Lauderdale County, Tennessee

MAAG Finance Committee & Title VI Compliance Committee

Hugh Davis Jr., Vice Mayor of Piperton, Fayette County, Tennessee

MAAG Finance Committee & Title VI Compliance Committee

Roy Hill, Police Chief of Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas

MAAG Finance Committee & Title VI Compliance Committee


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