Directors act as fiduciaries focused on policy development and fiscal oversight. The Board appoints and supervises the Executive Director who is responsible for the day to day management of the organization.

The Knight Nonprofit Center is proud to have such a diverse and accomplished group of nonprofit professionals on our Board of Directors.
Photo of Wes Fulmer
Wes Fulmer Board Treasurer The Peoples Bank
Photo of Bill McDonough
Bill McDonough Board VP Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush, P.A.
Photo of Pam Meinzinger
Pam Meinzinger Board President Gulfport Premium Outlets
Photo of Adele Lyons
Adele Lyons Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
Photo of John McFarland
John McFarland American Red CrossSoutheast Mississippi Chapter
Photo of Jamie Miller
Jamie Miller President Gulf Coast Business Council
Photo of Charles O’Hala
Charles O’Hala Director of Food and Beverage Harrah’s Gulf Coast
Photo of Mary Simons
Mary Simons Executive Director / CEO Open Doors Homeless Coaltion
Photo of Rufus Smith
Rufus Smith Retired
Photo of Kathy Springer
Kathy Springer CEO The United Way of South Mississippi
Photo of Morris Strickland
Morris Strickland Eagle Enterprises, LLP
Photo of Dave Treutel Jr.
Dave Treutel Jr. Treutel Insurance Agency
Photo of Dave Vincent
Dave Vincent Retired
Photo of Brent Warr
Brent Warr Warr Properties
Photo of Rodger Wilder
Rodger Wilder Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Photo of Ric Williams
Ric Williams President, Harrison County The First