Apparel Advisory Board

Name Title Email Back to Top
Vickie Armstrong DesignDirector/Product Manager TruStyle
Cindy Cessna
District Manager Southeast, Lilly Pulitzer
Tess Davidson '09 Wholesale, Planning, Buying, Kahn Lucas Lancaster
Bill Elliott Store Manager, The Shoppes @ Eastchase Dillard's
TJ Graninger Senior Sourcing Manager, J. Jill
Sue Groce '71 Consultant, Carlisle Collections Apparel & Fashion
Roland Hearns HR Consultant
Corey Kate Lambert '07 Buying Team Mgr, THe Mint Julep Boutique
Justin Lambert '07 Pres. & CEO, THe Mint Julep Boutique
Kristen MacNeill Principal Technical Designer, Target
Dana Peacock '92 Retail Account Manager, Jordan Outdoor Enterprises, Ltd.
Ann Simmons '84
Business Development Specialist
Jim Sinor VP of Manufacturing, VF Corporation
Christy Carlisle Smith '03 CEO, A Southern Fashion House
Susan Smith '81 Director, Partner Services Programs, Collegiate Licensing Co.
Karen Swanson Director of Product Development of RTW, Target
Heidi Walliser '07 Senior Web Merchant Women's, Under Armour, Inc.
Sieu Tang Wood Owner, Tang's Alterations

Interior Design Advisory Board

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Cindy Barganier'79 Owner, Cindy Barganier Interiors
Milton Bresler '73 Sales Specialist, KI
Susan Burks Showroom Division Manager, Mayer Lighting Showroom
Debbie Caldwell '74 Sales Associate, Business Interiors, Inc.
Ben Chappell '03 Principal, Interior Elements, LLC
Beverly Farrington '77 President/Owner, Accents of the South
Charlotte Gaston Owner, Charlotte Gaston Interiors
Allison Harsh '83 Owner/Designer, Ray Harsh Design
Rebecca Hatcher '72 Owner/Designer, Hatcher Design Associates
Ellen Hawley '01 Southeast Region Sales Representative, Interface
Celia Jenkins '81 Facilities/Designer, TSYS
Stacey Jordan '01 Owner, Interior Environment Designs
Lisa McLure '89 President, LCS Designs
William Coleman Mills '93 Owner, WMCM Studio
Libby Patrick '82 President, Sims Patrick Studio, Inc.
Phillip Sides '80 Owner/Designer, Phillip Sides Interior Design
Steven Smith ‘85 Christopher Architects & Interiors
Matthew Wagner Electrical Engineer, AU Facilities Management
Barbie Watts '85 Director of Promotions and Marketing,
Downtown LaGrange Development Authority
Wallace Williams '79, Chair Senior Associate, Birchfield, Penuel & Associates
Elizabeth Wilson '80 Owner & Principal Designer, Elizabeth Wilson Designs, LLC

Nutrition Advisory Board

Name Title Email Back to Top
Tammy Beasley '84 Owner, Registered Dietitian, Rev It Up! For Life, LLC
Sonthe Burge Nutritionist, PRI Counseling, Inc.
Carol Bush '82 Nutritionist, Alabama Department of Corrections
Aundrea Fuller Co-owner, Generations Management LLC
Larry Greer '93 Senior Key Account Manager, Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Fred Kam Medical Director, Auburn University Medical Clinic
Dr. Rebecca Kelly '88 Director of Health Promotion and Wellness, University of Alabama
Molly Killman '93 Director-Nutrition & Physical Activity Division ,
Alabama Department of Public Health
Mary Martin Nordness '80 Director of Nutrition Affairs,
Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, Inc.
Dr. Bonnie Spear - Chair '76 Professor Pediatrics, University of Alabama Birmingham

Hospitality Advisory Board

Name Title Email Back to Top
Philip M. Colicchio Senior Partner,
Taylor Colicchio and Silverman, LLP
Katy Law Carlock ’01 Director of Sales,
Gild Hotel- A Thompson Hotel
Parker Duffey President & CEO,
Tailgate Guys & The Event Group
Kevin Elliott Sr. Management Consultant Chick-fil-A
Chappall Gage President & Owner, Susan Gage Caterers
Amanda Hite President and COO,
Smith Travel Research, Inc.
Roger Holliday Vice President-Business Development,
Russell Lands, Inc.
Ryan Magnon Senior Manager,
Hospitality and Service Design, Chick-fil-A
Pedro Mandoki President, Mandoki Hospitality, Inc.
Ryan Penso ‘06 Director of Operations,
Global Brand Development P.F. Chang’s
Trip Schneck, III Managing Partner, Colicchio Consulting
Whip Triplett '92 - Chair Executive Vice President,
North Pointe Hosptality Group
Pam Wellborn Wellborn Musclecar Collection
& Museum, Wellborn Forest Products,
& Destin Ice Market 30A
Jason Wilson ‘05 Owner, Back Forty Beer Co.
Barry Wiss Vice President of Trade Relations,
Trinchero Family Estates