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STAFF

Main Office: 601-856-7748

Monica Daniels, Executive Director
Direct: 601-499-0269
monica.daniels@specialolympicsms.org

Leigh Anne Lamm, Director of Finance and Operations
Direct: 601-499-0271
leighanne.lamm@specialolympicsms.org

Terry Shinall, Director of Sports Programs
Direct: 601-499-0272
terry.shinall@specialolympicsms.org

Sara Shea, Unified Champion Schools Director
Direct: 601-499-0273
sara.shea@specialolympicsms.org

Sam Wells, Marketing & Development Director
Direct: 601-499-0274
sam.wells@specialolympicsms.org

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

OFFICERS

Mr. Derek Finley, Chairman
Bureau Manager, Mississippi Development Authority

Mr. Matt Ginn, Vice-Chairman
Corporate Communications Director

Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance

Denton Gibbes, Treasurer
Owner/Operator Gibbes Company

Mrs. Mary Wims, Secretary
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MEMBERS

Mr. Antonio Knight
Assistant Football Coach, Jackson State University

Mrs. Jackie A. Pope
Director of Airmen & Family Readiness, Keesler Air Force Base

Mrs. Emily Wilemon-Holland
Toyota Motor North America, Corporate Communications

Mr. Hosea Tate
DeSoto Region Sports Director

Mrs. Robin Poppenhouse
Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding

Mrs. Gloria Johnson
Boswell Regional Center (Retired)

Mr. Kenny Williamson
Senior Vice President &
Commercial Lending Group Team Leader

BankPlus

Mr. Wade Broyles
Account Manager
Venture Technologies

Major. Christopher De Back
Biloxi Police Department
Law Enforcement Torch Run Liaisons

Mr. Larry Tabor
Knight of Columbus

Mr. Bob Dennis
Sleeper Kraft

Mr. Ben Mangum
Special Olympics Athlete

Mr. Jason Smith
Special Olympics Athlete

Mr. Noel Aucoin
Ingalls Shipbuilding, Production Planning and Scheduling, Manager of Master Scheduling;
Knights of Columbus

Dr. Rick Boyte
Forrest General Hospital, Palliative and Supportive Care

Mr. Derek Horne
Director of Athletics, Alcorn State University

Mr. John McCallum
Grantham-Poole, PLLC – CPA, Partner

Mr. Robert St. John
New South Restaurant Group – President/CEO  

ADVISORY BOARD 

Mr. Bob Boyte
Owner, Bob Boyte Honda

Mr. Larry Ratliff
Owner, Ratliff Air Conditioning and Heating
Moose International Representative

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