Class Of 2012

NEXUS Class of 2012 MENTORS

Full Name Business Title
Dan Bellott Audubon Dental Group Dentist
Michelle Blount Iberia Bank Senior Vice President
Tom Bucciarelli First Tennessee Bank EVP, Deputy CIO/Enterprise Techonology
Dee Dyer Air Sea International Travel Outside Agent
Blake Elliott Regions Bank VP-Commerical & Industrial Banking
Carey Folk New Country Consulting Executive Coaching Principal
Ed Garrison International Paper Director, Leadership Development
Lani Glancy AutoZone, Inc. Director of Store Communications & Coordination
Cecil Godman First Tennessee Wealth Management SVP, Business Strategist
Howard Graham KMB Group Marketing Executive
Ken Hall Leadership Academy Manager of Communication & Alumni Engagement
Deborah Hester Girls Incorporated of Memphis President & CEO
Brian Kesley State of Tennessee/The Kesley Firm State Senator/Attorney
David Leake Winchester Law Firm Attorney
Michael McSwain Conrad-Pearson Urology Urological Surgeon
Frances Paulson FedEx Express Senior Counsel
Mark Petzinger ServiceMaster Legal Counsel
Don Riley Discipling Men Executive Director/Founder
Bathsheba Sams International Paper Director, Human Resources
Brian Schneider Methodist Healthcare Project Manager-Corporate Facilities Management
John Simpson Merck Manager-Applications
Monica Sonnier FTN Financial Senior Portfolio Strategist
Bob Stewart Sales Graphic Systems, Inc.
Bev Pray Vitali Christian Brothers University Professor/Consultant
Bev Wade   Community Leader
Shad Williams SergeMD President & CEO
Kem Wilson Kemmons Wilson Companies Principal
Sandy Willson Second Presbyterian Church Senior Minister
Buddy Wittichen   Retired Business Owner
Pat Mitchell Worley Memphis Music Foundation Director of Development

NEXUS Class of 2012 PROTEGES

Full Name Company Title
Kyle Bennison Memphis Athletic Ministries Site Director
Paul Berryhill Reynolds, Bone, & Griesbeck Tax Manager
Keisha Brockington International Paper Supply Chain Analyst
Tom Brown The Lincoln Electric Co. Technical Sales Representative
Natika Calhoun Medtronic Sr. Manager, Tissue Bank Director
Steven Coble Fellowship Memphis Resident Pastor
Nicole Cooper Self-Employed-Internet Marketing Self-Employed
Stephen Cross Neward Knight Fran Grubb-Memphis Associate
Brantley Davidson ServiceMaster Financial Analyst for TruGreen
Billy Dubose International Paper Sr. Buyer
Christopher Fussell Wright Medical Technology Quality Engineering Manager
Jessica Grammer Howell Marketing Social Media Consultant & Strategist
Michael Harris Law Offices of Darrell J. O’Neal Attorney
Todd Harris First Memphis Plaza Building Manager/Leasing Agent
Elizabeth Henderson Synchron Technology Group Information Technology Recruiter
Michael Hopping Louis Dreyfus Commodities-Allenburg Cotton Market Risk/P&L Manager
Jennifer Larkin St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Clincial Research Associate
Jessica Lotz Memphis City Schools Project Coordinator, Teacher Effectiveness Initiative
Lee Maddox Memphis MidSouth Financial Group Financial Services Professional
Christian Man Knowledge Quest Program Manager
Phillip OMalley First Horizon National Corporation Corporate Analyst
Tim Owens CBIZ MHM Thompson Dunavant Senior Audit Associate
Ciji Pittman Building Excellent Schools Fellow Lead Founder/Head of School/Aurora Collegiate Academy
Derrick Puckett Fellowship Memphis Resident Pastor
Jordan Stephens UBS Financial Services, Inc. Wealth Stratgy Associate
Andrew Taylor Versant Supply Chain On-Site Operations Manager
Patrick Taylor Methodist Administrative Resident
Matthew Warren Yellowbook Media Consultant
Chandler Whitman St. Phillip Episcopal Church Director of Youth & Family Ministry
Ford Williams Duncan-Williams, Inc. Private Client Group

Testimonials

"NEXUS has been an awesome experience for me due to the fact that I was perfectly matched with my mentor. It is evident that the matching process was intentional because of how much I've been able to learn from and relate to my mentor. This has been true for m...
Kierra Warren, NEXUS Protégé, Class of 2018 -
“Given family, running my own business, and having several volunteer focuses, I was not looking for opportunities of involvement. After being asked to be a NEXUS mentor I weighed the ramifications and felt like it was a worthwhile investment. Venturing into ...
Joey Bland, NEXUS Mentor, Class of 2018 -
“The NEXUS program has helped me by exposing me to new leaders in the Memphis community, business world, and in my generation. The lessons that I've learned over the past nine months I'll carry with me for the rest of my life and I couldn't be more grateful ...
Kanesha Hines, NEXUS Protégé, Class of 2018 -
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