At their year-end celebratory luncheon on Tuesday, Williamson, Inc. announced 11 incoming board members for 2020 as they recognized 9 outgoing board members for their service. Richard Herrington, outgoing chair, has led the Board of Directors for the previous two years. The 2020 Board of Directors will be led by Chairman Chris Jones of Middle Tennessee Electric, who has served as the vice chair to Williamson, Inc. in 2019. Doug Kreulen, President and CEO of BNA has been appointed as Vice Chair with Luis Parodi of Republic Bank as treasurer and Laura Reinbold of Terracon serving as secretary.


“I am thrilled with the new leadership of this organization and look forward to advancing the ball on issues related to transportation solutions, attainable housing, and education funding,” Matt Largen, Williamson, Inc. president and CEO said.  “Our new board members represent the finest examples of small, medium and large size businesses and non-profits across Williamson County.  Our team is grateful for their leadership in our community and we look forward to working with them collectively and individually to make Williamson County and better place for business and families.”


The incoming board members are as follows:


  • Shay Begani, Mars Petcare
  • Tara Blue, Community Child Care
  • Winston Cruze, Ramsey Solutions
  • Jemond Daughtry, McDonald’s, The Good Food Group
  • Josh Derryberry, Fifth Third Bank
  • Phil Fawcett, Boyle Development
  • Rob Ivy, Lee Company
  • Tony McAlister, Studio Tenn and Nashville Shakespeare Festival
  • Julie Miller, Williamson Medical Center
  • Wendy Monaci, Vanderbilt Health
  • PJ Pratt, Full Service Insurance


The outgoing board members are as follows:


  • Richard Herrington, New Venture Group
  • Paul Bolin, Williamson Medical Center
  • Lisa Campbell, Mars Petcare
  • Heath Clark, H. Clark Distillery
  • Daren Thompson, The UPS Store of Cool Springs
  • Dennis Georgatos, SKANSKA
  • Gail Powell, High Hopes
  • Vicki Manning, Pinnacle Financial Partners
  • Jim Detrude, Nissan