About LCC

Leadership Calhoun County (LCC) is a program of the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce and is designed to prepare and build upon leadership resources within our entire county. Each class will be comprised of leaders and emerging leaders of this area.For more information, contact Krychelle Smith at
256-237-3536 or email krychelles@calhounchamber.com.

Goals of LCC

To motivate participants to achieve their leadership potential.

To bring together participants and current leaders to discuss the present and future direction of Calhoun County

To prepare participants as more effective professionals by sharpening their leadership skills

To challenge participants to greater involvement through volunteer roles in the community

To examine programs and agencies that currently operate within Calhoun County

To prepare participants as more effective professionals by sharpening their leadership To create the opportunity for participants to come to know, respect and establish a rapport with each other

Current Class

  • Amie Hinton  – AOD Federal Credit Union, Marketing Director

  • Angie McVeigh – Calhoun County Area Chamber & Visitors Center, Public Affairs Coordinator 

  • Barb Parker – ERA King Realty, Realtor/Accounting

  • Chris Chesney – Center for Domestic Preparedness, Deputy Superintendent

  • Christine Horowitz – Center for Domestic Preparedness, Instructional Systems Specialist

  • CJ Foster – Oxford Performing Arts Center, Marketing Manager

  • Cristi Rainey – BR Williams, Senior Operations Manager

  • Dan Malloy – Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, Sergeant

  • Dana Ingalsbe – Jacksonville State University, Department Head for Applied Engineering

  • Dennis Pounders, Jr. – Anniston Army Depot, Quality Assurance Specialist

  • Hannah Downing – NobleBank & Trust, Marketing Officer

  • Jamie Cash – First Bank of Alabama, Internal Auditor

  • Jeff Waldrep – Anniston Fire Department, Fire Marshal

  • Jeremy Wolf – Anniston Army Depot, Inspector

  • Joey Stone – Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, Captain

  • Jon Hegeman – Greenway Farms, Owner

  • Justin Parker – Jacksonville State University, Director of Military & Post Traditional Student Services

  • Kenneth Smith, Jr. – Gadsden State Community College, Director of Cardinal Tutoring Center 

  • Michelle Bain – Cheaha Cheer & Tumble / Cleburne County Extension Office, Cheerleading Coach / Administrative Assistant

  • Quincy Thomas – Army Contracting Command, Quality Assurance Specialist

  • Rachel deCelle – Warren Averett, LLC, Senior Audit Associate
  • Sonja Freeman – Army Contracting Command, Contract Specialist
  • Veronica Fleming – Gadsden State Community College, ETS Outreach Advisor