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Executive Board

Ronald L. Schwartz (Chair)Memory Center/Hattiesburg Clinic


Deborah Azar: Urologist, Merit Health, Hattiesburg, MS


Sherry Duff: Community advocate, Hattiesburg, MS

John Karnes: Community advocate, Hattiesburg, MS

Michael Kincade: Chief Administrative officer, Hattiesburg Clinic


Karrie Leggett-Brown: Journalist, News Anchor- WDAM, Hattiesburg, MS

Vijay Rangachari:  Ass. Prof. of Biophysical Chemistry, U. of Southern Miss. 


Rachel S. Schwartz:  Consultant, Hattiesburg, MS


Susan Yarrow:  Public Relations Manager, Hattiesburg Clinic

Advisory Committee

Tracie Fowler: President/CEO, United Way of Southeast Mississippi 


Cynthia Headley:  Executive Director, Brookdale Hattiesburg

Rebecca Hill: Psychometrist, Hattiesburg Clinic- Memory Center


Melora Jackson, MS, CDP:  Clinical Manager, Second Wind Dreams

Kate McElroy: Community advocate


Pam McKee Kelly, NHA, LPC: Nursing Home Administrator, Bedford Alzheimer’s Care Center


Kathy McPhail:  Executive Director, Alden Pointe


Gerry Richards:  Executive Director, Compassus Hospice


Kayleigh M. Russell, MBA, CCRC:  Clinical Research Coordinator, HC - Memory Center


Julia Starrett, MS, LPC: Administrative Research Supervisor, Hattiesburg Clinic –Memory Center

Lee Anne Venable, CFRE: Major Gift Officer, University of Southern Mississippi Foundation


Susan Yarrow:   Employee Engagement and Community Relations Coordinator, Hattiesburg Clinic


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