Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Announces 2021 Board of Directors and Chair, Nikki Johns
The Gulfport Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its 2021 Chair is Nikki Johns, Director of Business Development for AGJ Systems & Networks in Gulfport.
Johns is a lifelong resident of the Gulf Coast. She attended Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi-Gulf Coast. After a 13 year career in banking, Johns joined AGJ Systems & Networks in Gulfport where she is now the company’s Chief Business Development Officer. She has been involved with the Mississippi Coast Chamber of Commerce since 2005 and has served on the Gulfport Chamber Board of Directors for the last five years. She continues to also serve on various other boards across the Coast including Ocean Springs Rotary Club and United Way of South Mississippi and is a Life Member of Junior Auxiliary of Biloxi-Ocean Springs. Johns resides in Ocean Springs with her husband, Michael, and two children, Blaine and Isabelle.
Others serving on the 2021 Gulfport Chamber Board of Directors are:
Ryan Goldin: Past Chair, Florence Gardens
Johnny Olsen: Chair Elect, LPK Architects, P.A.
Tracy Yanez: Gulfport Chamber Director, Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
Russell Young: Vice Chair of Finance, The First, A National Banking Association
Regina Wood: Vice Chair of Education, BancorpSouth
Butch Simpson: Vice Chair of Military Affairs, Negrotto’s Gallery & Fine Arts
Chris Estrade: Vice Chair of Small Business & Economic Development, Hanock Whitney
John Payton Hood: Vice Chair of Governmental Affairs, Hancock Whitney
Tammy Tynes: Vice Chair of Membership, Cameron Bell Properties
Emily Sham: Vice Chair of Communications and Marketing, Two Men & A Truck
Thomas Allen: Board Member, Eley, Guild and Hardy Architects, P.A.
Amy Bateson: Board Member, Trustmark National Bank
Cedric Bradley: Board Member, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Sherri Carr Bevis: Board Member, Singing River Health System
Sandy Comer-East: Board Member, Gulfport School District
Lt. Col. Doug Harwell: Board Member, Mississippi Air National Guard
Brandi Hough: Board Member, Harrison County Economic Development Commission
Bryan Jacobs: Board Member, State Farm Insurance
Kaila Moran Griffith: Board Member, Mississippi Power
Chaille Munn: Board Member, Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
Kendra Simpson: Board Member, Mississippi Aquarium
Sandra Vincent: Board member, Memorial Hospital
Tom Wade: Board Member, Gulf States Engineering
Colleen Barrett: Ex-Officio, Naval Construction Battalion Center
LaShaundra McCarty: Ex-Officio, City of Gulfport
Chris Ryle: Ex-Officio, City of Gulfport
Jennifer Lee: Honorary Member, Island View Casino Resort
For more information regarding the 2021 Board of Directors of the Gulfport Chamber of Commerce, visit mscoastchamber.com or call 228-604-0014.
Please see the attached photo of Nikki Johns.