BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of the 2019 One Coast awards.
The awards are handed out each year to leaders in the community who further the One Coast ideal that our common interests outweigh any differences and that what benefits one, ultimately benefits all.
Here are the 2019 winners:
Brenda Simkins, Brenda H. Simkins State Farm Agency
John “Shorty” Sneed, Self Employed - Independent Insurance Consultant
Paul Maxwell, Hancock Whitney Bank
Lt. Col. Andy Ratcliffe, 1108th TASMG
Georgia Storey, Singing River Health System
Bernadette “Bernie” Cullen, Retired
Kearn Cherry, PRN Home Care
Gordon Redd Jr., Redd Pest Solutions
Brent Fairley, Hancock Whitney Bank
Jakavious Pickett, Praise Temple of Biloxi
Top 10 Under 40:
Clayton Legear, Merchant & Marine Bank
David Weldon, William Carey University
Jessica McNeel; Bryan, Nelson, Schroeder, Castigiola & Banahan
Dr. Cedric Bradley, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Shundral Cole, United States Attorney’s office
Dr. F. Russell Young, The First, A National Banking Association
LaKeshia Robertson, U. S. Environmental Protection Agency
Geoffrey Knesal, Roy Anderson Corp.
Sheila Kowalewski, Ingalls Shipbuilding
Kevin Estrade, Keesler Federal Credit Union