Past Speakers

Past Speakers

Sept. 16, 21–Tony Sheffield / President U.S. Operations, Canfor Southern Pine

TONY SHEFFIELD President, Canfor Southern Pine Tony Sheffield was appointed President of Canfor Southern Pine (CSP) in January 2021. His responsibilities involve leading the company’s operations in the US South,

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Sept. 9, 21–Colonel Scott Bannon / Marine Resources Division Director, The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Biography of Scott Bannon Scott Bannon is the Director for the Alabama Marine Resources Division (MRD) of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The mission of the Marine

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Sept. 2, 21–– Terrance Smith–City of Mobile’s Innovation Team

TERRANCE SMITH, DIRECTOR M.A. Instructional Design and Development, University of South Alabama B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies, University of South Alabama A native of Prichard, Alabama, graduate of C.F. Vigor, and a

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Aug. 26, 21–Judy Haner/Director of Marine Programs, The Nature Conservancy “Restoration…It’s Happening in Your Backyard!”

Judy Haner Marine Programs Director – Alabama Contact Information E-mail: jhaner@tnc.org Brief Biography Judy Haner has been the Marine Program Director for The Nature Conservancy in Alabama for the last

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Aug. 19, 21–Michael Ledger–CEO, Feeding the Gulf Coast – “Feeding The Gulf Coast and its Impact in our Community”

Michael Ledger joined Feeding the Gulf Coast in June 2019 as the Florida Branch Manager. Under Michael’s leadership, the Florida Facility distributed nearly 15 million pounds of food throughout the

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Aug. 12, 21–Mark Nix/CEO, Infirmary Health System, Inc.

D. Mark Nix President/Chief Executive Officer Infirmary Health Mark Nix is President and Chief Executive Officer for Infirmary Health, Mobile and Baldwin County’s largest private employer and the largest nongovernmental,

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July 29, 21–Francisco Codina/Former Executive, Ford Motor Co.

Francisco (Cisco) Codina emigrated to the United States from Cuba in 1965. The family moved to Tuscaloosa where his father practice medicine and where he attended school including the University

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July 22, 21–Jules Starr/Director, CORE Project

Julia Starr (Jules) is the Executive Director of The CORE Project, Inc. a program serving children on the Autism Spectrum as well as other developmental and intellectual disabilities. Ms. Starr