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NW Florida

2020 NWFL Heart Ball Chairs

Valerie & Ray Russenberger
no affiliation

2020 NWFL Heart Walk Chairs

Cherie & Paul Epstein
Owners
Running Wild

2020 Okaloosa/Walton Heart Walk Chair

Chad Vuyovich
Director
MAG Aerospace

Alabama Gulf Coast

2021 AL Gulf Coast GRFW

Claire McCarron
Hancock Whitney

Katrina Brown
Providence Hospital

2020 Mobile Heart Walk

Todd Kennedy
Providence Hospital

Scott Fenn
Infirmary Health

Chapman Cook
Cardiology Associates

Pratt Thomas
Merrill Thomas

2020 Baldwin Art for Heart

Donna Burns
Kaiser Sotheby’s International Realty

Connie Carlisle
VRM Intel

Domini Corcoran
Remax of Gulf Shores

April Depaola
The Coastal Connection Team brokered by eXp Realty

Anne Dorman
Mobile Bay Realty

Cody Dougherty
Salt Construction

Kathy Farrow
Cabinet King, Inc.

Kim Gordon Brown
Mostly Mattresses

Kim Gordon
Fedok Plastic Surgery

Kristina Halfacre
Remax Paradise

Ginger Harrelson
Harrelson Law

Meagan Harrelson
Goldwater Bank

Edie Jacobs

Erin Kaiser
Kaiser Sotheby’s International Realty

Kelsey King
KW Realty

Lauren Lee
OB Family Dentistry

Sue Lide
Goode Realty

Vickie Loper
Alabama Credit Union

Brenton McWilliams
Law Office of Brenton McWilliams

Crawford McWilliams
Law Office of Brenton McWilliams

Megan Retherford
Moxie

Blake Rowell
Edward Jones

Bailey Stitt
Merrill Lynch

Tracie Sweat
Local Property, Inc.

Sharon Weise
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber

Eva Wilmott
Community Senior Life

2020 Baldwin Heart Walk

Elizabeth Burgreen
Marketing
Columbia Southern University

Wes Hicks
Sales and Marketing
Island Air Conditioning

Sherri Sullivan
Director of Governmental Affairs & Economic Development
Riviera Utilities

Hayden Kaechele
Marketing Director
South Baldwin Regional Medical Center

Michael Tupper
Guest Services Manager
The Lodge at Gulf State Park

Kimberly Ray
General Manager
Vacasa

Mississippi Gulf Coast

2020 Gulf Coast Heart Walk

Chair

Steven Warren
Warren Paving

Dax Alexander
Brown, Mitchell & Alexander, Inc.

Johnny Atherton

Chad Blalack
Kare in Home

Frank Bordeaux
BXS Insurance

Bill Briscoe
Bancorp South

Eric Chambless
Community Bank

Ricky Cox
Balch & Bingham

Greg Fairey
Topp McWhorter Harvey

Brent Fairley
Hancock Whitney

Jim Hardin
Aladdin Construction

David Machado
Machado Patano

Bo Mandal
Mandal Auto Group

Joel Moody
Warren Paving

Walt Pannell
Bancorp South

Ronnie Wade Robertson
Warren Paving

Heather Smith
Butler Snow

William Vankirk, III
Vankirk Wealth Advisors

Anthony Wilson
Mississippi Power

Butch Oustalet
Butch Oustalet

2020 MS Gulf Coast Heart Gala

Chair

Eric Brown
Trustmark

Melissa Russo
Coast Electric Power

Roy Anderson IV
AnderCorp

Robert Ridgeway
Yates Construction

Brittany Ridgeway

2020 Jackson County Heart Walk

Chair

Jennifer Garlich
First Federal

Kristin Pugh
Baber’s Inc.

Cameron George
Bishop Insurance Agency

Jessica McNeel
Bryan, Nelson, Schroeder, Castigliola & Banahan

Charlie Oakes
Sparklight

Amy Brandenstein
Community Affairs Representative
Chevron

Paula Yancey
City of Gautier

David McCormick
Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick

Lance McCarty
Secretary/Treasurer
Fletcher Construction

Wayne Rodolfich
PGSD Superintendent
Gautier School District

Randy Carney
Jackson County Circuit Clerk

Diann Payne
Executive Director
Jackson County Civic Action

Captain Randy Muffley
Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

Sheriff Mike Ezell
Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

Parker Pugh
VP-Baber Strunk Enterprises
K and P Investments

Rob Blackman
Project Manager
Machado Patano/City of OS

Clayton Legear
Merchant & Marine Bank

Cedrick Hurd
MS Power

Tony Petro
Petro Cadillac

Lee Bond
Singing River Health System

Brenda Simkins
State Farm

Ron Baczkowski
VT Halter Marine

Melissa Sheffield
Benefit Manager
VT Halter Marine

Jonathan Brannan
Jackson County Chamber of Commerce