Improving Literacy in Our State!
MRA Board
MLA Board Members

Executive Committee
President: Murray Collum, Pontotoc, MS
President-Elect: Cortez Moss, Oxford, MS
Vice-President:Stephanie Schepens, Gulfport, MS
Immediate Past President: Stephanie Peets, Madison, MS

Finance
Treasurer: Pat Bradshaw Ross

Long Range Planning/Organization
ILA State Coordinator: Janice Cate, Jackson, MS

Bylaws
Secretary: Emily Edgar, Columbus, MS

Membership
Stephanie Peets, Madison, MS

Exemplary Reading Program Chair
Beverly Moffit, Blue Mountain, MS

Legislative Chair
Kelly Riley, Jackson,MS
At Large Members:
Golden Triangle Region:
Angel Rogers, Louisville, MS
Shonna Ryals, Louisville, MS

Central Region:
LaKenya Evans

South Region:
Jasmine Haynes

Delta Region:
Brenda Stapleton-Brown, Quitman County, MS
Sydney McGaha, Oxford, MS

North Region:
Missaha Thompson, Pontotoc, MS
Twila Goolsby, Ripley, MS

Local Council Presidents:

Northeast MS Literacy Association (NEMSLA):
Anna Holmes, Pontotoc, MS
Pine Belt Reading Council: Monica Bolton
Jackson Area Reading Council: Ashanti Barnes and Jennifer Baker, Jackson, MS
Madison Reading Council: Lesley Anne Stuart, Madison, MS

Area Directors
North: Betsy Bess, Southaven, MS
Central: Misty Pitts, Jackson, MS
South: Vacant