Early Voting for 2021 AAFP Board


Please VOTE on the proposed changes below using this URL: https://www.alabamaafp.org/Sys/Poll/19956


All twelve (12) Alabama AFP board members serve a renewable term of three (3) years with staggered schedules.

The following board members end their three year term on January 14, 2021:

  • Joseph Cascio - Vice President of Education 
  • Ben Padgett - Vice President of Administration 
  • Jimmy Mezrano - Director-at-Large 

These existing board members would like to move to the following board positions:

  • Monica Gardner - current position: Director-at-Large ; proposed position: Vice President of Administration
  • Greg Hess - current position: Director-at-Large; proposed position: Co-chair - Vice President of Education
  • Darry Swartz - current position: Director-at-Large: proposed position: Co-chair - Vice President of Education

The following members would like to join the Alabama AFP board in Director-at-Large positions:

  • Gail Black - Brasfield & Gorrie - Assistant Treasurer
  • Ben Paulk - BBVA USA - Cash Management Discipline Manager
  • Michele Jarrell - Hunt Refining Company - Treasurer


Proposed Alabama AFP Board Members starting January 15, 2021:

 Board Member Name Board Position Organization
 Alex Keene President  CenterState/SouthState Bank 
 Greg Hess (Co-chair) Vice President - Education Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
 Darry Swartz (Co-chair) Vice President - Education BB&T / Truist Financial
 Chrissy Aubin Vice President - Membership  Renasant Bank
 Monica Gardner Vice President - Administration IBERIABANK / First Horizon
 Mandy Catrett Treasurer EBSCO
 Gai Craig Secretary PaymentsFirst
 Kelly Wilson Director-at-Large 1 CenterState/SouthState Bank
 Brad Grissom Director-at-Large 2 Vulcan Materials Company
 Gail Black Director-at-Large 3 Brasfield & Gorrie
 Ben Paulk Director-at-Large 4 BBVA USA / PNC Bank
 Michele Jarrell Director-at-Large 5 Hunt Refining Company