Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, the program is designed to make each selected participant more aware of and sensitive to the wide range of needs and opportunities in the community through shared experiences with a cross section of highly capable fellow citizens.
Concetta Odongo of BFGoodrich Tire Manufacturing, and a graduate of the program, served as chair for this year’s Leadership Tuscaloosa class. The Keynote speaker was University of Alabama Gymnastics Coach Dana Duckworth.
The David Reynolds Spirit of Leadership Award was presented to Mac Chambers of Frontier Enterprises.
Class members for 2018-19: Shannon Biddlecome, Broadway Pizza; Terri Boman, The University of Alabama; Jewitt Bradley, Community Service Programs of West Alabama; Daniel Bradshaw, Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors; Keith Carpenter, City of Northport; Mac Chambers, Frontier Enterprises; Vikki Chavis, The University of Alabama; Laura Chism, Dorroh & Mills, P.C.; Erica Cochran, Hospice of West Alabama; Jesse Crane, First Federal Bank; Wade Dailey, Wells Fargo Bank; Stacey DeLoach, Ward Scott Architecture; Caramyl Drake, The City of Tuscaloosa; Lourn Evans, Michelin BF Goodrich; Tanner Funk, Alabama One Credit Union; Erica Grant, The Charm District/Tuscaloosa City School Board of Education; Nicole Hampton, Rosen Harwood, P.A.; Amy Henderson, Shelton State Community College; Savannah Howell, City of Tuscaloosa; Dan Johnson, JamisonMoneyFarmer PC; Elliott Jones, Raymond James & Associates; Quin Kelly, Jr., Stillman College; Jamie Lake, Insuresoft, Inc.; Javelin Lewis, Community Service Programs of West Alabama; Hannah McPhillips, The DCH Foundation; Pam Mixon, The University of Alabama; Holly Morgan, The University of Alabama; Adrian Newson, DCH Health System; Kelly Norstrom, Tuscaloosa City School System; Danny Owen, Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports; Alison Phillips, Parker Towing; Kyle Phillips, Bryant Bank; Quinton Poole, United Way of West Alabama; Mason Primm, StressCrete, Inc.; Lillian Roberts, Shelton State Community College; Anna Kay Springer, Hamner Real Estate; Charlie Taylor, The University of Alabama System; Delshonda Thomas, The Arc of Tuscaloosa County; Cade Warner, The Westervelt Company; LaTonya Washington, Alabama Community Care; Vadonna Williams, Tuscaloosa’s One Place; Caitlin Tubbs Wilson, Hamner Real Estate; Cyndee Worrall, Echols, Taylor & Associates, PC.