Daily News: January 31, 2014

TMA Carolinas Chapter Announces 2014 Officers

The Carolinas chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) elected its 2014 officers and directors. David Schilli, shareholder, Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, PA, was elected 2014 chapter president.

Schilli said, “I feel privileged to have been elected as President of the TMA Carolinas chapter. TMA provides valuable networking opportunities and informative educational and industry-related educational programs, locally, regionally and nationally. I’m excited to lead our chapter and its distinguished group of officers and board members, who are among the best in the corporate renewal profession in the Carolinas, to make our chapter even better.”

Other elected officers who began two-year terms in January are:

Vice President: Lisa Sumner, Poyner Spruill, LLP
Secretary: Jonathan C. Hickman, Alvarez & Marsal
Treasurer: James R. Porter, Grant Thornton, LLP
Immediate Past President: Michael Beal, McNair Law Firm

The chapter’s directors include:

Joe Alfieri, Chase Business Credit
Robert L. Dean, Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Patricia Gordon, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings
Joe L. Griffeth, GE Capital
Shannon Hoff, Poyner Spruill, LLP
Michael Hudgens, CIT
Richard C. Kennedy, Aurora Management Partners, Inc.
Jay F. Kilkenny, The Finley Group
J. Brad Leach, Lighthouse Financial Corp.
Micah Lee, Aquesta Bank
Ben Lucas, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey
John A. Magee, Anderson Bauman Tourtellot Vos & Co.
Brian D. Rosenthal, AlixPartners
Ed Sanz, Anderson, Bauman, Tourtellot Vos & Co.
Matt Smith, The Finley Group, Inc.
Peter L. Tourtellot, Anderson Bauman Tourtellot Vos & Co.
Barry D. Yelton, TAB Bank
Constance L. Young, Johnston, Allison & Hord, PA
Jerry N. Younts, BB&T

The chapter’s 180 members work in Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham, Greenville, Winston-Salem, Columbia, and other major hubs in North and South Carolina.