• Leadership Gulf Coast Announces 2022-2023 Board of Directors

    MS GULF COAST - The Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. announces the 2022-2023 Board of Trustees for its Leadership Gulf Coast (LGC) program.

    Andrew Ratcliffe of 1108th TASMG will lead the Board of Trustees as its chair, with Lauren Santa Cruz of Hancock Whitney Bank serving as chair-elect.

    Also serving on the board are:

    • Amy Bateson, Trustmark Bank
    • Tiffany Bell, Women’s Resource Center
    • Dr. Racheal Butler, Coastal Family Health Center
    • Emily Burke, Beau Rivage
    • Shundral Cole, U.S. Attorney’s Office
    • Camille Covington Smith, Covington Civil and Environmental
    • Andy Davis, Treasure Bay Casino
    • Carrie Fish, Coldwell Banker Alfonso Realty
    • Jenifer Freridge, William Carey University
    • Matt Grice, Mississippi Power
    • Dr. Alesia Haynes
    • Leslie Kelley, Community Bank
    • Donna Lishen, Century 21 J Carter and Company
    • Stephanie Mathes, The Corps Network
    • Pam Moeller, University of Southern Mississippi
    • LeAnna Morgan Saucier, Memorial Hospital at Gulfport
    • Kris Norton, IP Casino Resort Spa
    • Rives Pringle, Hancock Whitney Bank
    • Annette Rand, Doubletree by Hilton
    • Chris Ryle, Mississippi Aquarium
    • Lauren SantaCruz, Hancock Whitney Bank
    • Darnell Schreck, The Peoples Bank
    • Keith Williams, Jr., Community Bank
    Leadership Gulf Coast is a program of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. designed to prepare the area’s current and potential leaders for the future. The program’s goal is to understand real problems and opportunities in the local community, and to create a communication network between present and emerging leaders dedicated to the improvement of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. More than 1,000 leaders have graduated from the program since its inception in 1990.

    Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc.’s mission is to CONNECT, INFORM, ADVOCATE and DEVELOP. The mission is accomplished through a partnership with the Biloxi Chamber of Commerce, Gulfport Chamber of Commerce, Long Beach Chamber of Commerce, and Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce. Additional divisions of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc., include Coast Young Professionals, Leadership Gulf Coast, Coast Centurion Association, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
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    Representing nearly 1,000 businesses and more than 50,000 employees.
    Strength in numbers.