The following members have recently made a career or life change.


Lorren Oliver (’11) retired on September 10 as the Director of the Personnel Board of Jefferson County

Richard Busby (’10) is now the Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Avadian Credit Union

Jon Chalmers (’20) is now an Associate Pastor at Prince of Peace Catholic Church

Jeff Adams (’11) retired as Community Relations Manager from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama

Lucy DiChiara (’18) retired from Spire Alabama as Vice President and Controller

Melanie Bouyer (’10) is now the Project Manager – External Affairs for the Office of the President at UAB

Bacarra Mauldin (’20) has been named Chief of Staff for the Memphis Area Transit Authority

Rosilyn Houston (’14) has been named Chief Human Resources Officer for Santander Holdings

Jenna Bedsole (’20) has been named Managing Shareholder of Baker Donelson in the Birmingham office

Sid McAnnally (’14) has been named CEO of ONE Gas based in Tulsa, Oklahoma

J.W. Carpenter (’13) has been named President and CEO of Prosper Birmingham

Stephanie Rebman (’20) has been named Editor-in-Chief of the Birmingham Business Journal

Mike Warren (’86) retired as CEO of Children’s of Alabama on June 1, 2021

Tom Shufflebarger (’03) has been named CEO of Children’s of Alabama, effective June 1, 2021

Michelle Behr (’16) is retiring as Chancellor of University of Minnesota Morris at the end of May 2021

Kerry McInerney (’17) is the Director of Online Graduate Programs at Samford’s Cumberland School of Law

Nancy Kane (’15) is retiring from Protective Life Corporation as Executive Vice President of Acquisitions and Corporate Development

Stephen Craft (’10) has been named the Dean of the School of Business at Oglethorpe University, effective July 1, 2021

Josh Jones (’17) has been named CEO of Alabama Capital Network

Mike Bivins, MD (’08) has been named President of Urology Centers of Alabama

Ty West (’15) has been named Senior Editor of National Content for American City Business Journals

Rebecca Dobrinski (’17) is Scrum Master at Sigao Studios

Scott Reed (’04) is now Chairman of Oakworth Capital Bank

Key Foster (’16) is President of Highline Real Estate Partners

Eileen Markstein (’19) is Vice President at Rational 360 in New York

Phyllis Jones Rowser (’95) is retired but working part-time at Holy Family Catholic Academy

Pat Hoban-Moore (’85) is the Executive Director of the Miles College Community Development Corp.

Brantley Fry (’19) is now VP of Health Equity & Community Engagement at Pack Health

Lawrence Whatley (’11) is now President of Professional Building Services

Barb Wisniewski (’08) retired in September 2020 as Vice President at McWane, Inc.

Perry Ward (’87) retired in December 2020 as President of Lawson State Community College

DJ Mackovets (’18) is now CEO of the 2025 World Police & Fire Games

Chuck Holmes (’18) is now Executive Director of the Alabama Humanities Alliance (formerly foundation)

Miller Girvin (’19) is now EVP of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Economic Development Partnership of Alabama


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