Current Class-Class of 2019

NEXUS Class of 2019 PROTEGES
Taryn BurgessBrandon Byrd / FTN Financial/ Sales
Jim Calhoun / Worlds Away, LLC / Director of Hospitality Division
Corbin Carpenter / Carpenter Law, PLLC / Managing-Member
Trey Carroll / Southern Coffee Services / Account Director
Jill Coleraine / AutoZone / Community Relations Manager
Mike Davis / International Paper / Application Development Specialist
Terrance Davis Nuvasive / Quality Control Manager
Daniel Farrow / ALSAC/ St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital / Project Manager, Marketing
Dana Gatewood / FedEx / Corporate Quality Auditor
Pedro Gonzalez / DarSalud Management, LLC / Director of Business Development
Mia Hamilton / Freedom Prep Academy / Dean of Operations
Mike Hammond / Kimley-Horn / Landscape Architect – Practice Leader
Melody Holt / International Paper / HR Specialist
Bianca Jackson / Baptist Memorial Healthcare Corp. / Community Outreach Specialist/Research Program Coordinator
Laquita Johnson / Grizzlies Prep Charter School / Student Affairs Coordinator
Nate Jones / Crestcore Realty / Financial Operations Manager
Gracie Leathers / American Residential Services / Marketing Specialist
Devin Marmon / Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare / Financial Counselor
Bethany McRae / ServiceMaster / Email Marketing Consultant
McKenzie Nash / International Paper / Human Resources Generalist
Danae Pacileo / ALSAC/ St. Jude St. / Specialist in Marketing Operations
Angela Paige / Baptist Memorial Health Care / Project Manager Technical
Luka Perkovic / Union University / Director of Marketing
Taylor Perry / Raymond James / Financial Advisor
Toby Omli / Barnhart Crane / Project Engineer
Rodrick L. Selmon / STF Financial / Financial Services Advisor
Marisa Simonetti / Guidingpoint Financial Group / Financial Advisor
Carol Matthews Smith / Ronald McDonald House of Memphis / Corporate Giving and Grants Manager
Amy Strickland / Apperson Crump PLC / Associate
Cathryn Tagle / Amazon / Area Manager
Jermaine Taylor / Medtronic / IT Analyst
Jordana Walls-Smith / Pfizer Inc / Accountant
Randall Weatherall / CrestCore Realty / Brokerage Operations Supervisor
Amanda Wiig / Make-A-Wish Mid-South / Director of Marketing and Communications
Ashlei Williams / GJC Publicity LLC / President
Dwayne Woods / Gant Systems / Infrastructure Sales Engineer
Daniel Wynn / Clay & Land Insurance / Account Executive / Producer


"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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