Skip to main content

Drake State Foundation

The Drake State Foundation supports the college to further its goals and initiatives. Foundation members also help raise awareness of the college and to make community connections that will benefit the College, its students, faculty, and staff.


Dr. Beth B. Richardson

Branch President, United Community Bank

Vice President
Dick Reeves

Vice-Chairman & Chief Operating Officer, The Institute for Exotic Science

Mona Miller

Women’s Business Center Program Director, The Catalyst Center for Business & Entrepreneurship

Alexis Toney

Quality Assurance Manager, PPG Industries Inc.


Alka Bhargav

Founder & Executive Director, AUM Foundation

Charlie Burruss

Owner, Kudzu Productions

Trista Gladish

Data Center Site Manager, Meta

Laura Hall

Alabama House of Representatives

Denetra Hartzog-Mitchell

Corporate Counsel, Independence Realty Trust, Inc.

Lori King-Taylor

President, Trinity Performance Solutions

Ambria Lankford

Attorney, Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne PC

Latonya Mumpfield

Director of Human Resources, Toyota Manufacturing

David Person

Owner, David Person Media

John Meredith

Owner, Meredith Advocacy/Councilman, Huntsville City Council

Van Strickland

Administrator, NASA/SLS Program Operations Manager

Arin Zapf

Chief Nursing Officer, Huntsville Hospital

Brad Burns

Program Manager, Five Stones Research Corp.

ShaVonne Cammack

Senior Consultant, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Daniel Kasambira

President & CEO, United Way of Madison County

Karockas Watkins

President/CEO/Executive Director, Ability Plus Inc.


Drake State Foundation

PO Box 610
Huntsville, AL 35804