As Director of Alumni Activation, Reggie supports the active engagement of the ever-growing New Memphis program alumni community. By ensuring these alumni remain connected to one another, to New Memphis and to the city, our hope is to deepen their attachment to our community, ultimately retaining their commitment and leadership in Memphis.
Reggie grew up in Hughes, AR. After graduating from Arkansas State University with a Finance degree he has spent his working career in the city of Memphis. He began his professional career with First Tennessee Bank, now First Horizon Bank and has worked in the nonprofit industry for the last 15 years with three different organizations – Young Life, Streets Ministries, and One Family Memphis. Through each of these work experiences Reggie gained valuable skills in leadership, program development, community engagement, resource development, training and empathy.
Reggie is a New Memphis Fellows Alum and Dean Deyo Award Recipient. He serves on the board for Memphis Lift and the Tennessee Builders Education Foundation. In addition to being a born-and-bred Razorback fan, Reggie is a fan of all teams Memphis and spends free time investing with his wife and three daughters.