Our pledge

  • To be great examples of philanthropic giving;
  • To educate others about the various ways they can support the work of the College through tax deductible gifts and bequests;
  • To seek opportunities for grants from other philanthropic foundations, organizations, and businesses;
  • To inform, cultivate, and solicit donors;
  • To manage the Foundation's resources effectively and ethically;
  • To support institutional advancement with particular regard to academic and community-building programs;
  • To reward and encourage outstanding MCC faculty, staff, and students.

Foundation Board Officers

  • Robert Smith
    Glass, Inc.
  • Jeff Smith
    Vice President
    Regions Bank
  • Alan Lamar
    Wells Fargo
  • Leia Hill
    MCC Foundation
  • Tim Hogan
    Past President
    Mitchell Companies
  • Pam Harrison

Foundation Board of Directors

Jimmy Alexander
A&B Electric

B B Archer
Archer Architecture, PLLC

Jonathan Bell
Vital Care of Meridian

Jamie Cater
Cater's Market

Doug Deweese
Deweese Assets Solutions

Tommy Dulaney
Structural Steel

Hardy P. Graham, Sr.
Meridian Coca-Cola Bottling, Co.

Jerry Greene
Hotel & Restaurant Supply

Bob Huff
Community Bank

Jeff McCoy
Great Southern Bank

Tommy McDonald
Retired, MCC

Mark McPhail
Retired, Anderson Regional Hospital

Dustin Markham
Attorney at Law

Donnie Massey
D&H Construction

Tony Pompelia
Leading Edges

Gerry Purvis
Purvis Business Machines

Hayley Shirley
Meridian Public Schools

Tom Sikes
Prospect Presbyterian Church

Greg Slay
Slay Steel

C D Smith

Donnie Smith
Retired, Rush Health Systems

Buster Thomas
First State Bank

Russell Thompson
Insurance Advisory Group

Tim Walker

Judy Warren
Mid-South Welding

M.L. Waters
Waters International Trucks, Inc.

Alex Weddington
General Supply

Veldore Young Graham
Lauderdale County Youth and County Court