local volunteer leaders


Jerry Collins, Jr.

Mike Edwards

Jerry Collins, Jr. is the Chairman of the United Way Board of Directors. Collins is President and CEO of MLGW.

Mike Edwards is our volunteer General Campaign Chairman, leading our resource development efforts across the Mid-South. Edwards is President and Chief Operating Officer of Paragon Bank.

Shannon Brown

Shannon Brown

Shannon A. Brown is the Immediate Past Chairman of the United Way of the Mid-South Board of Directors and serves as our Nominating Committee Chairman. Brown is Senior Vice President, Chief HR & Diversity Officer for FedEx.

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