Preston Bolt,
Chairman

Hand Arendall, L.L.C.,
Managing Partner
Bill Smith,
Founding Chairman

Royal Cup Coffee,
Chairman of the Board
Gordon G. Martin,
Vice Chair

Alabama Power Company,
Senior VP & General Counsel
Dave Borden,
Treasurer

Aldridge Borden & Company,
Chairman of the Board
Barbara Larson,
Secretary

Leadership Alabama,
Executive Director
Carolyn Akers
Mobile Area Education Foundation, CEO
J.W. Carpenter
Teach for America,
Executive Director
Philip Dotts
PFM Group, L.L.C.,
Principal
Clifford Jones
Greater Peace Baptist Church,
Pastor
Jeffery Langham
Elmore County Schools
District Superintendent
Debbie Long
Protective Life Services,
General Counsel, Executive VP
& Secretary
Scott McLain
McLain Commercial Real Estate, Managing Broker
Charles Nash
University of Alabama System,
Vice Chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs

 
Ed Richardson
Retired Auburn University President & Former Alabama State Superintendent
Betsy Rogers
 2003 National Teacher of the Year / Samford University,
Dept. Chair, Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education & Professional Development
John Turner
Regions Financial Corporation,
Senior Executive VP / Central Region President
Tina Watts
Boeing Alabama,
Global Corporate Citizenship / Community Investor
Jim Williams
PARCA, Executive Director
Kym Prewitt,
ex officio

The Children's Literacy Guild of Alabama, Founder
Mary Boehm,
ex officio

A+ College Ready, President
Cathy Gassenheimer,
ex officio

Alabama Best Practices Center,
Executive VP for the Alabama Best Practices Center
Caroline Novak,
ex officio

A+ Education Partnership, President