Simmons Executive Board

The Simmons School Executive Board provides valuable support to the School’s efforts to increase local, regional, and national prominence in the areas of education and human development research, practice, reform, and initiatives.  Leaders within the education and business communities contribute their time and resources to enhancing Simmons programs and attracting outstanding students.  Selected by the Dean, Board members represent influence, expertise, and diversity.


2019-2020 Executive Board

Kelvin L. Beachum, Jr.  Francie Moody-Dahlberg 
Meredith Miller Bebee Peter K. Moore, Ph.D., ex officio
Julia Berle  Connie Blass O'Neill
Tricia Rippey Besing  The Reverend Dr. Sheron Covington Patterson
Nancy S. Bierman  The Honorable Jeanne L. Phillips
Lottye Brodsky-Lyle, Ph.D.  Gigi Glisson Poglitsch
Russell W. Budd, Esq.  Amy Ford Prestidge
Preston Butcher  The Honorable Eric M. Reeves
Stephen W. Butt Emily K. Robson 
Brad E. Cheves, ex officio Carol Paris Seay
Brent E. Christopher The Honoralbe Florence D. Shapiro
Richard H. Collins Connie M. Sigel
Calvert S. Collins-Bratton Annette Caldwell Simmons
Katherine Raymond Crow  Lisa K. Simmons
Robert H. Dedman, Jr.   Rebecca E. Szelc 
Ossa G. Fisher  George Tang 
Olamaie G. Fojtasek  Gail O. Turner 
Brill A. Garrett  Dr. R. Gerald Turner 
Kim Z. Garrett  Carolyn J. Waghorne 
Carla Conley Haynes-Clowe   Margaret Dehlinger Wildenthal 
Nancy Ann Hunter Hunt   Jamie Gilmer Williams 
George W. Klilebrew, IV   Todd A. Williams 
Stephanie L. Knight, Ph.D., ex officio  Philip J. Wise 
Shelli M. Lindley  Linus D. Wright 
Paige Rippey Locke  Melanie L. Wright 
Paul B. Loyd, Jr.  Catherine Zollars, Ph.D. 



Inaugural Simmons Executive Board - 2007