Sarah Jones

AAF Mobile Bay

Red Square Agency
54 St. Emanuel Street
Mobile, AL 36602
P: 251.509.0783
F: 251.476.1582
C: 281.744.8984


  • 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


Leigh Farrior

AAF Montgomery

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


  • Regional Directors
  • Government Relations Chairs (one for each state)
  • National American Advertising Awards
  • Committee Vice Chair
  • District American Advertising Awards
  • Chair Meetings

Lieutenant Governor Education

Michelle Clarke Payne

Ad Club of New Orleans

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


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

Lieutenant Governor Club Services

Jeff Harrison

AAF Mississippi Gulf Coast

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


  • Club Resources Chair
  • Membership Chair
  • Club Achievement and COTY Chair
  • Website Chair and Website Hosting
  • Newsletter Chair
  • Social Media and Public Relations Chairs


Amy Riddle

AAF Dothan

108 E. Troy Street
Dothan, AL 36303
C: 334.790.7082"


  • District Finances and Budgets
  • District Bookkeeper
  • Take minutes at all District and EC meetings and distribute as required
  • District Directory Design and Content Chairs
  • Database Chair

Board Chair

Mary Lee

AAF Jackson

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

  • By-laws
  • Organize Workshops for Leadership Conference
  • Nominating Committee
  • Otis Dodge Award
  • Sponsorship/Fundraising Chairs

Eastern Region Chair

A.J. Busé

AAF Nashville

The Modern College of Design
1344 Greenland Avenue,
Nashville, TN 37216
C: 615.414.3940


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

AAF National American Advertising Awards Committee 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


Laura Burton

AAF Mobile Bay

Spring Hill College
4000 Dauphin St., Mobile, AL 36608
C: 251.380.2296


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

Regional Directors

Drew Beamer

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

W: 615.933.9369
C: 423.914.4561

Serving: AAF Jackson, AAF Memphis, AAF Nashville, AAF Savannah

Tabitha Bostick

AAF Tuscaloosa
Box 870150
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

W: 205.348.8829
C: 205.765.5767

Serving: AAF Acadiana, AAF Augusta, AAF Mississippi Gulf Coast, AAF Tuscaloosa

Jennifer Cooley

AAF Mobile Bay
7430 Willow Bridge Drive North
Mobile, AL 36695

P: 251-604-0354

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

Jenny Kontos

AAF Northeast Tennessee
Hillhouse Creative
4260 Ft. Henry Dr., Suite 7
Nashville, TN 37663

P: 423-239-5431

Serving: Atlanta Ad Club, AAF Birmingham, AAF Montgomery, AAF North Alabama

Adriane Van Kirk

AAF North Alabama
TH Marine
200 Finney Drive
Huntsville, AL 35824

P: 256-468-1854

Serving: AAF Chattanooga, AAF Chattahoochee Valley (inactive), AAF Knoxville, AAF Northeast Tennessee