From fighting crime to collecting on debts owed to the federal government, U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst has a full plate.
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Dorlisa Hutton, a Jackson native, serves as the chief operations officer for SR1. Hutton earned her undergraduate degree in healthcare administration at Jackson State University. She earned her master’s degree in public health from Jackson State and a master’s in biomedical science from the University of Mississippi.
Eddie Spencer is pastor of church and society at Galloway United Methodist Church. Spencer has served in the position for nearly six years. He recently spoke to Sun Senior Staff Writer Anthony Warren about Galloway’s ministries to the homeless, in particular, Grace Place.
Stan Buckley is founder and director of But God Ministries in Ridgeland. The Madison resident started the group in 2011, around the time he stepped down as pastor of First Baptist Church of Jackson. He graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi and received his Juris Doctorate from the Mississippi College School of Law.
Dan Gaillet serves as the county engineer for Madison County. Gaillet is a graduate of Mississippi State University, where he earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees in civil engineering.
Ellen Bourdeaux is program manager of Aspire Mississippi, a program to train county leaders in economic and community development.
Hulen Bivins is executive director of the Mississippi Library Commission. Bivins recently spoke to Sun Senior Staff Writer Anthony Warren about the state of Mississippi’s libraries. Bivins holds degrees from Lipscomb University, the University of Tennessee and Faulkner University.
Rick Cleveland was recently named Mississippi sportswriter of the year by the National Sports Media Association. Cleveland, who has won the award a record 11 times, recently spoke to Sun Senior Staff Writer Anthony Warren about his career and his love of all things sports.
Ross Weems is president of the Phoenix Club of Jackson. Weems, who has been an active member of the board since 2015, received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Mississippi State University and currently is first vice president with BankPlus’ Private Client Group in Jackson.
John K. Bramlett Jr. was recently appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant as District Attorney for the 20th Circuit Court District, which includes Madison and Rankin counties. He replaces Michael Guest, who was elected to the U.S. Congress. Bramlett has served as an assistant district attorney in the 20th Circuit Court District since 2015.