CEDS Committee

Part 1: Background & Target Industry Report

Part 2: Strategic Recommendations


William C. Adair
President, Piperton Hills Phase I LLC

Scott Brockman
General Manager, Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority

Ordis D. Copland
Business Dev. Consultant, Greater Memphis
State of Tennessee Dept. of Econ. and Comm. Dev.

Mike Demster
President, Marion Arkansas Chamber of Commerce

Reid Dulberger
President & CEO, Economic Development Growth Engine (EDGE)

Jim Flanagan
President & CEO, Desoto County Economic Council

Honorable Maurice Gaines
Mayor of Lauderdale County

Alfred Green
President & CEO, Lewis Mechanical Contractors

Jeff Huffman
County Executive, Tipton County, TN

Lee Johnston
Executive Director, Covington Tipton County Chamber of Commerce

Kevin Kane
President & CEO, Memphis Convention and Visitor Bureau

Honorable Mark H. Luttrell, Jr.
Mayor of Shelby County

Vanessa Lynchard
County Administrator, DeSoto County

Ernest Strickland
V.P., Intnl. & Buss. Partnerships, Greater Memphis Chamber

Honorable Rhea “Skip” Taylor
Mayor of Fayette County

Robert D. Turner
City Administrator, City of Somerville (Rural Planning Organization)

Cristie Upshaw Travis
Chief Executive Officer, Memphis Business Group on Health

Luke Yancy, III
President & CEO, Mid-South Minority Business Council Continuum’s

A waterline extension was needed… MAAG helped us secure a $105,300 grant and facilitate the project administration. As a result, the south part of town has benefitted.

Mayor Eugene Pugh

Halls, TN