Past Speakers

Past Speakers

May 11, 2017–Dr. Ruth Carmichael–Senior Marine Scientist / Dauphin Island Sea Lab

Biography Dr. Ruth H. Carmichael is a Senior Marine Scientist at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab and an Associate Professor of Marine Sciences at the University of South Alabama. She

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May 4, 2017–Elizabeth Stevens–Pres. & CEO Downtown Mobile Alliance

Elizabeth P. Stevens President and Chief Executive Officer Downtown Mobile Alliance Elizabeth P. Stevens has served as the President and CEO of the Downtown Mobile Alliance since its formation in

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Apr. 27, 2017–Joe Cuhaj Author “Hiking Alabama”

Bio of Joe Cuhaj: Joe Cuhaj hails from Mahwah, N.J. (yes, he’s one of “those” Yankees – one that didn’t go home: a “damn Yankee”) and is a former radio

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Apr. 13, 2017–Aaron Beam Former Chief Financial Officer of Health South

Aaron Beam Bio Aaron Beam was a founder and the first Chief Financial Officer of Healthsouth from 1984 until 1997. Today he lives in Loxley, Alabama with his wife of

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Apr. 6, 2017–Dr. Terry Ellis Author, Professional Interventionist & Speaker

Dr. Terry Ellis served as pastor of six churches in his 34-year career. He holds a doctorate in Greek, a Masters in biblical studies, and a B.A. in Psychology. He

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Mar. 30, 2017–Cart Blackwell / The Alabama Bicentennial

Cartledge Weeden Blackwell, III Cartledge Weeden Blackwell, III was born in Selma. Blackwell serves as the Assistant Director of the Mobile Historic Development Commission. His scholarly focus is on the

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Mar. 23, 2017–Scott Tindle / Duck Boat Tours

Scott is a native of Mobile, Alabama and graduated from Baker High School. After attending Auburn University and receiving a B.S. in Secondary Education, Scott earned a J.D. at the

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Mar, 16, 2017–Jason Mckenzie, Executive Director / Joe Jefferson Players

Jason McKenzie was recently named Executive Director of the Joe Jefferson Players. He first got involved with the group in 2001 and has since performed in over 16 shows. He