Soulsville Foundation Mission

The Soulsville Foundation perpetuates the soul of Stax Records by preserving its rich cultural legacy, educating youth to be prepared for life success, and inspiring future artists to achieve their dreams.

Soulsville Foundation

The Soul Strategy

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Leadership Team

Pat Mitchell Worley

President & CEO
Soulsville Foundation

Elizabeth Montgomery-Brown

Chief Financial Officer
Soulsville Foundation

Candace Lester

Development Director
Soulsville Foundation

Tim Sampson

Communications Director
Soulsville Foundation

Tyler Smith

Development Associate
Soulsville Foundation

Osha London

Facilties Manager
Soulsville Foundation

Jeff Kollath

Executive Director
Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Isaac Daniel

Executive Director
Stax Music Academy

NeShante Brown

Executive Director
The Soulsville Charter School

Board of Directors

Kirby Dockery

Stax Music Academy graduate, Songwriter and Recording Artist
Roc Nation

Meka Egwuekwe, Secretary

Co-Founder & Executive Director
Code Crew

Richard Greenwald, Emeritus

Chief Operating Officer
Good 4U

Thomas Grimes

Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
Mid-America Apartment Communities

Steve Guinn, Treasurer

Vice President
Highwoods Properties

John Kremer

VP, Business Development, Partner Ecosystem and Product Operations
Digital Media at Adobe

James Maclin, Chair

Managing Partner, M&M Enterprises, LLC

Tom Marino, Executive Committee

Executive Director
Poplar Foundation

Bruce McMullen

Managing Shareholder, Baker Donelson

Sean Norris

Senior Vice President
Truist Bank

Beverly Roberston, Executive Committee

TRUST Marketing

Michele Smith

Vice President, Estate and Legacy Brand Management

Alexandria Smith

Chief HR Officer
City of Memphis

Alex Turley

Chief Executive Officer
Henry Turley Company

May Walker

Chief Financial Officer
Bryce Corporation

Courtney Weinstein


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