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Workshops, Inc.'sĀ Board of Directors represent diverse backgrounds from throughout the community. Our Board members serve for four year terms. The Board offers support and guidance to the organization, and provides governance and fiscal oversight to help Workshops, Inc. succeed.

2020 Officers

Joel Blackstock President
Marta Self President-Elect
Anoop Mishra Treasurer
Damita Hill Secretary
Haley Montgomery Immediate Past President

2020 Directors

Jeffrey Adams Community Relations Manager, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Tanya Beck Director of Marketing, O'Neal Steel
Joel Blackstock Architect, Williams Blackstock Architects
Annie Luckie Cobb Spanish Teacher, Local preschools
Pam Cook Director of Multicultural Marketing and Community Affairs, Central Region, Coca Cola Bottling Company United
Damita Hill Jefferson State Community College
Martha Johnston Retired, Southern Progress
James Kennemer President, Vision Research Corp.
Chris Kramer CIO, Brasfield & Gorrie
Herman Lumzy, Jr. Community Resource Representative, City Of Birmingham Community Resource Services
Anoop Mishra Regional Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Haley Montgomery Senior Marketing Manager at C Spire Business
Peter Pajor Digital and Content Marketing Manager, C-Spire
Matthew Penfield Attorney, Bressler Amery & Ross
John R. Prewitt President, J.R. Prewitt & Associates
Marta Self SVP, Office of Resolution Planning, Regions Bank
Barbara Sirmans Retired, Birmingham Public Library
Bart Trench Human Resources Partner, Protective Life
Paul Trinh SVP, Model Risk Program Manager, Cadence Bank

Ex Officio Members

Susan C. Crow Executive Director
Nick Votava Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services

Director Emeritus

Gerald Chandler Gerald Chandler & Associates