Our Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is a professionally diverse group of community leaders who understand the importance of early childhood education and imaginative play.  They are committed to the mission of Lynn Meadows Discovery Center and help guide our museum to greatness.  We are fortune to have this dedicated group working on our behalf.


2017 Board of Directors

Michael McCabe – Board Chair
Attorney, Butler Snow


Melissa Russo – Past Board Chair
Public Relations, Coast Electric Power Association


Lea Bellon – Vice Chair/Board Secretary
Gulfport School District


Trey Hough– Treasurer
Commercial Relationship Manager, Trustmark National Bank


Jacqueline Bordeaux– Board Member
Primetime Agency


Tonda Haigler – Board Member
CFO, Merit Health


Amy Howk– Board Member
Owner, Palm & Hammock


LaWanda Jones – Board Member
WINGS Advisory Board President


Haley Broom – Board Member
Junior Auxiliary of Gulfport Representative


Ann Barrett Ladner – Board Member
Financial Planning Supervisor, Mississippi Power Company


Stephanie Norris – Board Member
Political Fundraiser


Aimee Robertson – Board Member
Personal Trust Relationship Manager, Hancock Bank


Meggan Gray Stolarski – Board Member
News Anchor, WLOX


Camille Covington Smith – Board Member
COO, Covington Civil and Engineering


Stephanie Talley – Board Member
Director of Finance, Harrah’s Gulf Coast


Laura Renick– Board Member
Junior Auxiliary of Gulfport Representative