MCEI Advisory Board


Advisory Board Members  

Hunter Adams
Patent Attorney
J. Hunter Adams, Attorney

Jeff Mackin
Director of Enterprise Sales

Hayley Van Antwerp
Executive Director
Innovation PortAL
Jeff Marcus
Mobile Arts Council
Raymond Bell
Special Council
Adams & Reese, LLP
Claire McCarron
South Alabama Market CEO
BBVA Compass
Harry Brislin IV
USA Properties & USA Technology and Research Park
Bo Megginson

Executive Director - Gulf Coast
AIM Group

William Bruce
Accredited Business Intermediary
William Bruce Business Sales & Acquisitions, LLC
Melinda McGhee
Vice President
Sean Bryant
President & CEO
Centra Lite Systems, Inc.

John R. Nix
John R. Nix, LLC

Andrew E. Byrd, M.B.A., Ph.D.
Office of Commercialization & Industry Collaboration
Dean N. Parker, Jr.
Chairman & CEO
Vita Capital
Jeff Carter
Executive Director
Innovation Team, City of Mobile
Monique Pettaway
Academy Specialist
Williamson High School
Michael Chambers, J.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Vice President
Research Innovation at the University of South Alabama
Ron Sivak
Business Editor
Lagniappe Weekly
Mike Dow
President & CEO
Coastal Strategic Services, LLC

Jeff Schock
ASF Logistics

Caroline Doyle
Associate Partner
New York Life Insurance
Dennis Sherrin
Hartmon, Blackmon, & Kilgore, PC
Lee Hammons
Managing Director, Market Leader
Oakworth Capital Bank
Mel Washington
Regional Manager / Lead Counselor
Small Business Development Center at The University of South Alabama
Kristi July
Signature Academy Coordinator
Mobile County Public Schools
James Wishon III
Vice President
Zoghby's Uniforms

Monica Lopez
Global Sr. Leader Research, Media and Analytics
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Vickie Wyatt
Vice President
Wonderland Express, Inc.