Cary Fowler, Chair.
Deborah Craddock, Vice Chair.
Marjorie Hass, President, ex officio.
R. Davis Howe, Secretary.
Meri Armour. M.S.N./M.B.A., Memphis, Tennessee. President, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.
John J. Barker. B.A. New Canaan, Connecticut. Managing Director, Neuberger Berman.
Stratton H. Bull. B.A., J.D. Natchez, Mississippi. Retired. Attorney, Phelps Dunbar.
Deborah Legg Craddock. B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. Vice President of Trading, Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
Darrell Cobbins. B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. President and CEO, Universal Commercial Real Estate.
Rogers L. Crain. B.A., J.D. Houston, Texas. Attorney, R. Lacy Services, Ltd.
James R. Downing. M.D. Memphis, Tennessee. President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Maria Farahani. B.A. Austin, Texas. Co-owner, Faracafe Coffee Company.
Cary Fowler. B.A., Ph.D. Chair, Svalbard Global Seed Vault; Former Executive Director, Global Crop Diversity Trust.
Veronica Lawson Gunn. B.A., M.D. Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin. Vice President, Children's Hospital and Health
Frances C. Henkel. B.A., M.B.A. Chicago, Illinois. Managing Director, J.P. Morgan.
Wilton D. “Chick” Hill. B.S. Memphis, Tennessee. Retired. Owner, Davidson Hotel Company.
R. Davis Howe. B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. Managing Director and CEO, Wolf River Capital LLC.
Elizabeth Hurley. B.A., M.A. Chicago, Illinois. Chief Development Officer, Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Bobbo Jetmundsen. B.A. Atlanta, Georgia. Chairman, Worthscape, LLC.
Ryan D. Mire. B.S., M.D. Franklin, Tennessee. Physician, St. Thomas Hospital.
Alison Bolch Moran. B.A., Atlanta, Georgia. Chief Executive Officer, RaceTrac.
Gregory A. Peters. B.A. Austin, Texas. President & CEO, Zilliant Inc.
Charles Robertson. B.S., Ph.D. Wilmington, Delaware. Retired. Chief Technical Consultant and Founder, NanoDrop Technologies, LLC.
William C. Rhodes. B.A., M.B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. President and CEO, Autozone, Inc.
Art Rollins. B.A., Atlanta, GA. Managing Director, Merrill Lynch.
Sandra Shelton. B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D. Evanston, Illinois. KPMG Distinguished Professor of Accountancy and Director of Internal Auditing Program, DePaul University.
Robert R. Waller. M.D. Memphis, Tennessee. President Emeritus and CEO, The Mayo Clinic.
Dunbar Abston, Jr. A.B., M.B.A., M.Phil. Memphis, Tennessee. President and Owner, Tract-O-Land Plantation and Abston Management Company; Partner, Abston Farms and AbstonNorfleet Realty Company.
Bruce E. Campbell, Jr. B.A., M.B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. Chairman of the Executive Committee and Chairman Emeritus of the Board, National Commerce Bancorporation.
Kenneth F. Clark, Jr. B.A., M.B.A., LL.B. Memphis, Tennessee. Counsel, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs.
J. Lester Crain, Jr. B.A., LL.B. Memphis, Tennessee. Private Investor.
W. Neely Mallory, Jr. B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. President and Chief Executive Officer, The Mallory Group Inc.; Managing Partner, Mallory Farms; Chairman of EWR.
John B. Maxwell, Jr. B.A., J.D. Memphis, Tennessee. Former Counsel, Apperson, Crump, Duzane and Maxwell.
Frank M. Mitchener, Jr. B.S. Sumner, Mississippi. President, Mitchener Planting Company.
Elizabeth LeMaster Simpson. B.A. Memphis, Tennessee.
New Council of Emeriti Trustees
James H. Barton. A.B., J.D. Memphis, Tennessee. President and Treasurer, Barton Group, Inc.
Robert H. Buckman. B.S., M.B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors at Bulab Holdings, Inc.
C. Williams Butler, III. B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. Retired First Vice-President and Manager of the Commodity International Division, National Bank of Commerce, Memphis.
Joe M. Duncan. B.A., LL.B. Memphis, Tenessee. Partner, Burch, Porter and Johnson.
William E. Evans. B.Sc., Pharm.D. Memphis, Tennessee. Endowed Chair in Pharmacogenomics, St. Jude Chilren's Research Hospital.
Phillip H. McNeill, Sr. B.S., J.D. Memphis, Tennessee. Chairman of the Board, Equity Inns, Inc. and president of McNeill Investment Co.
Vicki G. Palmer. B.A., M.B.A, Atlanta, Georgia. Retired Executive Vice-President, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc.
Spence L. Wilson. B.A., M.B.A. Memphis, Tennessee. President, Kemmons Wilson, Inc.