Mary Lee

AAF Jackson


Frontier Strategies, LLC
PO Box 13292, Jackson, MS 39236
P: 601-856-1544 ext. 4
C: 601-201-0568


  • Maintain communications with board members and request their assistance to further the work of AAF District 7
  • Appoint all District committee chairs and coordinators Call and preside at all meetings of the executive committee, board of Directors and all District meetings
  • AAF liaison
  • Actively participate in AAF networking by attending and contributing to, in report and committee form, activities and meetings of the AAF Council of Governors and Board of Directors
  • Visit local clubs and federations within the District and keep in touch with the work of local member organizations


Sarah Jones

AAF Mobile Bay


Red Square Agency
54 St. Emanuel Street
Mobile, AL 36602
P: 251.650.0118
F: 251.476.1582
C: 281.744.8984


  • Regional Directors
  • Government Relations (one from each state)
  • National AAA Committee Vice Chair
  • District AAA Chair

 Lieutenant Governor Education

Leigh Farrior

AAF Montgomery


111 Washington Ave
Montgomery, AL 36104
O: 334-244-9933


  • NSAC Chair and Co-Chair
  • Jan Gardner Memorial and MOSAIC Scholarships Chair
  • Awards Chair
  • Academic Board Rep
  • Malone Student Assistance Fund Chair

Lieutenant Governor Club Services

Michelle Clarke Payne

Ad Club of New Orleans



United Way of Southeast Louisiana
2515 Canal St., New Orleans, LA 70119
c: 337.781.2796


  • Best Practices Chair
  • Membership Chair
  • Club Achievement and Club of the Year Chair
  • MOSAIC Initiative Chair
  • Website Chair (Web site design Chair if needed)
  • Website Hosting
  • Newsletter Chair (Newsletter designer if needed)
  • Social Media/PR Chairs


Jeff Harrison

AAF Mississippi Gulf Coast


Transmedia Creative
34D 29th Street, Gulfport, MS
P: 228.863.1776
C: 228.596.6600


  • District finances and budgets
  • District Bookkeeper
  • Sponsorship/Fundraising Chair
  • Takes minutes at all District and EC meetings and distribute as required
  • District Directory Chair (District Directory Designer if needed)
  • Mailing List & Database Chair

Board Chair

Ace Bourgeois

AAF Baton Rouge


MindWorx Marketing
c: 225-938-3061

Eastern Region Vice Chair

A.J. Busé

AAF Nashville


Brand New Day Advertising
1344 Greenland Avenue,
Nashville, TN 37216
C: 615.414.3940


  • Provide wisdom and guidance
  • Serve as liaison to AAF National and Eastern Region

National AAA Committee Co-Chair

Michele Massey

AAF Tuscaloosa


Tucker-Massey Marketing
2201 11th Street,
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
P: 205-345-2718
F: 205-349-1835
C: 205-799-3393


  • Provide wisdom and guidance
  • Serve as liaison to AAF National American Advertising Awards Committee


Dawn Reeves

AAF Birmingham


Well S@id
1034 Blue Heron Point, Birmingham, AL
C: 205.937.2021


  • Governor’s Scrapbook Coordinator
  • Meetings & Convention Coordinator
  • Counsel to Governor
  • Parliamentarian
  • Update District History
  • Resolutions

Regional Directors

Kristi Austin

AAF Birmingham
Pete’s Print
1615 Montgomery Highway
Hoover, AL 35216

C: 205.907.3424

Serving: AAF Birmingham, AAF Chattahoochee Valley, AAF Chattanooga, AAF Augusta


Drew Beamer

AAF Nashville
FoxFuel Creative
401 Church Street Suite 1400
Nashville, TN 37219

W: 615.933.9369
C: 423.914.4561

Serving: AAF Nashville, AAF Jackson, AAF Memphis


Tabitha Bostick

AAF Tuscaloosa
Strategic Communications
The University of Alabama
G66 Rose Administration
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
Box 870144

W: 205.348.8829
C: 205.765.5767

Serving: AAF Mobile Bay, AAF Acadiana, AAF Tuscaloosa, AAF Mississippi Gulf Coast

Amy Riddle

AAF Dothan
Durden Outdoor
P.O. Box 2146
Dothan, AL 36302

P: 334.678.2215

Serving: AAF Dothan, AAF Baton Rouge, AAF Montgomery, Ad Club of New Orleans


Christian Schmid

AAF Northeast Tennessee
Christian Schmid Design Co.
207 N Boone Street, Suite 2000
Johnson City, TN 37604

P: 423.444.5243

Serving: AAF Northeast Tennessee, AAF Knoxville, AAF North Alabama, Atlanta Ad Club