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Board of Commissioners

Mary Cracchiolo Spain

President

Regional Communications Director for MGM Resorts International; A 25-year veteran of the Mississippi tourism and hospitality industry; Represents Harrison County.

Mark Henderson

Vice President

Owner of Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company; Represents Hancock County. Serves on the Marketing & Conventions/Groups Sales and Audit committees.

Carla Todd

Treasurer

Past President/CEO of Jackson County Chamber of Commerce; Represents Jackson County. Chairs the Finance Committee.

Rob Stinson

Secretary

Owner of Salute, The Reef, and Kelly's Sports Pub. Represents Harrison County. Serves on the Marketing & Conventions/Groups Sales Committee.

Nikki Moon

Past President

Owner of Bay Town Inn Bed & Breakfast; Extensive knowledge in destination marketing; Represents Hancock County. Serves on the Audit Committee.

Shirley Dane

Tourism Engagement Committee Chair

Owner of The Coast Company design studio and Coast musicians’ rep. Represents Harrison County -District 2; Serves on Nomination Committee.

Rusty David

Nominations Committee Chair

Retired from Bancorp South; Lifelong MS Gulf Coast volunteer; Represents Harrison County – District 1. Serves on the Marketing & Conventions/Group Sales and Tourism Engagement committees.

Kim Fritz

Marketing & Conventions/Group Sales Committee Chair

Owner of Fritz Development, former Regional Senior Vice President of Marketing for Caesars Mid-South Region. Represents Harrison County- District 5. Serves on the Governance Committee.

Danny Hansen

Governance Chair

Retired from Farm Bureau Insurance. Represents Harrison County – District 3. Serves on the Finance Committee.

Bill Holmes

Bill is retired from his role as Executive Director of the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center; President of Holmes Consulting Firm; Represents Harrison County. Serves on the Finance, Development & Government Relations, and Tourism Engagement committees.

Richard Marsh

Audit Committee Chair

Retired from Anchor Glass and Harrison County Director of Committees for District 4; Represents Harrison County – District 4. Serves on the Marketing & Conventions/Group Sales and Development & Government Relations committees.

Brooke Shoultz

Finance Committee Vice Chair

General Counsel and former CFO for Blacklidge Emulsions; Owner of K B Shoultz Law Firm and Cohesive Solutions Consulting. Represents Harrison County; Serves on the Governance Committee.

Clay Wagner

Development & Government Relations Committee Chair

Senior Vice President/Economic Development Officer at Hancock Whitney Bank; Past President of Hancock Chamber of Commerce; Represents Hancock County. Serves on the Finance Committee.

Rich Westfall

Retired from Charter Bank; Represents Jackson County. Serves on the Tourism Engagement Committee.

Jim Williams

Worked with a team that operated a successful business serving clients throughout the SE United States for 30 years. Represents Jackson County. Serves on the Audit Committee.