Leadership & Staff


Cheri K Henderson – President & CEO
Derrick Dowell – Assistant Vice President/MBE Certification Director
Susan A L Marston, MBA – Regional Vice President, Kentucky and West Virginia
Joyce Tabb – Memphis Office
Paula Nelson – Office Manager, Tennessee
Ben Bluitt – Admin. Assistant, Kentucky



Dr. Deborah Cole – Citizens Savings Bank and Trust Co.
Attorney Richard Manson – SourceMark USA
Charlotte Peacock – Pinnacle Financial
Maria Teresa “Tera” Vazquez – Guy Brown
Attorney M. Kimberly Stagg – Dickinson Wright PLLC
Cheri Henderson – TriState MSDC


BOARD Chair: Dr. Deborah A. Cole
Title: President & CEO
Company: Citizens Savings Bank and Trust Co.
Website: www.bankcbn.com
President & CEO: Cheri K. Henderson
Company: TriState MSDC
Website: www.tsmsdc.net
Name: Emily Benedict
Title: Strategic Global Account Manager
Company: Office Depot, Inc.
Name: Attorney M. Kimberly Stagg
Title: Attorney
Company: Dickinson Wright PLLC
Name: Keith Hamilton
Title: President
Company: LB Manufacturing, LLC
Name: Charlotte Peacock
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Pinnacle Financial Partners
Name: Maria Teresa “Tera” Vazquez
Title: President and CEO
Company: Guy Brown (Chair-MBEIC)
Name: Attorney Richard Manson
Title: President & CEO
Company: SourceMark USA (Vice Chair, MBEIC)
Name:  Stanford T. Williams, Jr
Title: VP, Chief and Diversity Officer
Company:  Messer Construction
Name: KeeKee Mathis
Title: Supplier Diversity Manager Purchasing
Company: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Chattanooga Operations
Name: Dr. Herman Williams, MBA
Title: Sr. Vice President/Chief Medical Officer
Company: RegionalCare Hospital Partners