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Mr. Isaiah Hugley, M.P.P.A., c/o 1979
Chairman, Board of Trustees
City Manager of Columbus, GA

Mrs. Tracey Morant Adams
Vice Chair, Board of Trustees
Renasant Bank, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Community Development
& Corporate Social Responsibility Officer

Ms. Zenda Bowie, c/o 1973
Secretary, Board of Trustees
Georgia School Board Association, Director of Field Services

Dr. Billy C. Hawkins
President, Talladega College

Mr. Douglas Brewer
Bryan W. Whitfield Memorial
Hospital, Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Robert Dickerson
Business/Finance Executive

Dr. Monique Gardner-Witherspoon
Associate Professor & Associate Dean
Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education

Mr. Russell Holloway, c/o 1970
TCNAA President

Mr. Jamal Jones, MBA
Dell Technologies, Director of NA Retail Services

Mr. Jimmy E. Kelly, III, c/o 1987
Xerox Corporation, Engineering
Specialist & Project Manager

Mrs. Valerie D. Lewis-McGee
Safeway, Inc. /Albertson’s Inc.
Senior Corporate Counsel, Legal Division

Mrs. Rica Lewis-Payton, c/o 1981
Healthcare Leadership Consultant & Executive Coach

Mr. Marc A. Love
WellCare Health Plans, Inc., State COO - GA

Dr. John Mascia
Alabama Institute for Deaf & Blind,

Mr. Charles R. Matthews
Peoples Gas & North Shore Gas
President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Robert P. Ryan
Sr. Operating and Management Executive

Mr. Terry Smiley
VP of Eastern Market
Alabama Power Company/Southern Company

Dr. Angela Walker
Chair & Professor,
Public Administration Department

Ms. Caroline Wanga
Target Corporation,
Chief Diversity Officer and Inclusion Officer and Vice President of Human Resources

Ms. Ivree Datcher, c/o 2020
Board of Trustees
Student Representative

Emeriti Board Members

Dr. Harry L. Coaxum, c/o 1975
Restaurant Owner

Mr. J. Mason Davis, Sr., Esq., c/o 1956
Sirote & Permutt, Senior Partner

Dr. Richard A. English, c/o 1958
Retired Educator

Dr. Lucile M. Ish, c/o 1947
Retired Educator



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The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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