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
901.946.2535

Elizabeth Montgomery-Brown

Chief Financial Officer
Soulsville Foundation
901.261.6379

Candace Lester

Development Director
Soulsville Foundation
901.261.6332

Tim Sampson

Communications Director
Soulsville Foundation
901.261.6324

Tyler Smith

Development Associate
Soulsville Foundation
901-261-6332

Osha London

Facilties Manager
Soulsville Foundation
901.946.2535

Jeff Kollath

Executive Director
Stax Museum of American Soul Music
901.261.6352

Isaac Daniel

Executive Director
Stax Music Academy

NeShante Brown

Executive Director
The Soulsville Charter School
901.261.6342

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
LLC

Tom Marino, Executive Committee

Executive Director
Poplar Foundation

Sean Norris

Senior Vice President
Truist Bank

Beverly Roberston, Executive Committee

Principal
TRUST Marketing

Michele Smith

Vice President, Estate and Legacy Brand Management
Concord

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

Consultant

Major Support