Leadership Tuscaloosa names class of 2021-22

Forty-one people have been selected for the 2021-22 class of Leadership Tuscaloosa, a nine-month leadership development program. 

Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, Leadership Tuscaloosa provides a foundation for potential leaders to be involved and thrive in the community. Through networking and intentional programming, each participant will become more aware of and sensitive to the wide range of opportunities in Tuscaloosa County in an effort to meet the community’s need for informed, responsible and effective leadership.

Billy Kirkpatrick, Five Horizons Health Services CEO, will serve as this year’s chair. He is a graduate of Leadership Tuscaloosa and an active member of the Leadership Tuscaloosa Alumni Association.

Class members for 2021-22Rachel AaronJamisonMoneyFarmer, PCAlyson BaxterThe University of AlabamaLabriscaBlakneyBryant BankKalissa BormannTuscaloosa's One Place, Inc.Tamara CroomTuscaloosa County EMAAllisonCuringtonThe University of AlabamaCiara DanielEmbassy Suites Downtown TuscaloosaMargaret DesjarlaisCity of TuscaloosaMamadou DiopAmazonSteve DiorioWVUA 23Joseph EatmonShelton State Community CollegeBrittanyFloydAlabama ONEEric GainesRE101Tyshawn GardnerStillman CollegeKat GillanThe University of AlabamaAliciaGregoryChamber of Commerce of West AlabamaEstella HareCity of TuscaloosaKim HarwoodCarrie Fitts Real Estate, LLCBilly HowardMcAbee Construction, Inc.Allen JohnsonBuffalo Rock Company/Pepsi-ColaLoretta JonesTuscaloosa Tourism and SportsApril JonesVeterans Affairs Medical CenterJasmine KnoxKristen Amerson Youth Foundation, Inc.Colby KnoxMercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc.Jonathan KohShelton State Community CollegeCourtney LeCroyLeCroy Richardson, PCLeah MayE&A Team, IncAudrey McShanBryce HospitalPhilip MullinGulf Supreme of Central AlabamaAnna Beth NorthingtonBama ExterminatingRohen PorbanderwalaTrademart 1Andrew ScarbroughEchols, Taylor & Associates, PCDarren SeguraAC Hotel Tuscaloosa DowntownRuth SimpsonBlue Water VinylWillSledgeMercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc.Howard SpeightsHoward's Truck & Auto RepairTricia StoneCarrie Fitts Real Estate, LLCCasey SuchockiThe Builders GroupVirginia WhiteCrunch FitnessAlexis WilsonCommunity Service Programs of West Alabama, Inc.Dominique Yancey