Board of Directors

Governing Body

The Northeast Development Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors, which establishes policy for all its functions – fund raising, public relations, administration, accounting and investments.

The Board of Directors of the Northeast Development Foundation is composed of twenty members, which are made up from the five county areas the college serves. Firms, corporations, and individuals may become members of the Northeast Development Foundation subject to approval by the entire board.

2018-2019 Officers

Chris Cornelison, President 
Tony Smith, Vice President
Rick Willis, Treasurer
Amber Nelms, Secretary

2018-2019 Board Members

Alcorn County
Mona Lisa Grady
John Anderson
Rick Willis

Prentiss County
John O. Cunningham
Bill Morgan
Amber Nelms
Hal Wright
Tony Smith

Douglas Jackson
Matthew Goolsby
Mary Childs

Jack Ramsey
Chris Cornelison
Alvia Blakney

Union County
Vance Witt
Bill Gray

David Pounds, Alumni Relations President

NEMCC Student Government
Weston Coggin, President

NEMCC President
Mr. Ricky G. Ford

Development Foundation
D. Patrick Eaton, MBA, CFRE
Vice President of Institutional Advancement and Executive Director