Education & Workforce Development Committee

“The mission of the Education Committee is to serve as a channel of communication between the private sector and education leaders at the local and state level; promote the welfare and development of education in Madison County; and work in unison with Madison County businesses and elected officials to foster a successful partnership with local education agencies that promotes a positive and unique learning environment that is beneficial to both the student and the unique needs of the local economy.”


Dr. Don Burnham (Read bio)

Steering Committee:

Jill SellersMSU CAVS Extension
Kevin LewisSt. Andrew’s Episcopal School
Patrick (Pat) McNultyBallew Wealth Management 
Dr. Don Burnham (Chairman)Holmes Community College
John YergerBlue Ox LLC
Sam KellyBrunini Grantham Grower & Hewes, PLLC
Termie LandMRA
LeeAnne BrewerMillsaps
Ronnie McGeheeMadison County School
Jim KeithAdams & Reese
Raymond van NormanRenasant
Charlotte Seals (Superintendent)Madison County Schools
Edith MitchellMadison County Schools
Mary Sims JohnsonMadison County Citizens Services Agency
Tina Lakey 
Judy JohnsonMSU Cavs Extension
Barney DalyTrustmark
Mike BlakenshipHolmes Community College
Amy WhittingtonHolmes Community College 
Johnny YoungMMC Materials
Gary Hannah (Superintendent)Canton Public Schools 
Tom Taylor Tri-County Academy
Jack Milne Jackson Academy
William MerrellJackson Prep 
Penny DanfordTempStaff
Suzanne Sullivan Belhaven University 
Dena KinseySt. Joseph Catholic School 
Rodney HarrisCanton Public Schools 
Joey DeasonMCEDA