Top Notch

Management

Our member companies and program attendees receive constant support from the Depot staff.

Our Team

Molly LaBorde

COO, Interim CEO

Desiree Page

Controller

Kevin Herren

Director of IT Services

Sarah McFarland

Director of Programs
& Culture

Blake Cooley

Director of Facility
Operations

Shaun Watts Pollard

Office Manager
& Admin Assistant

Tayun Harrison

Receptionist

Randy Toole

Facilities

Professor in Residence

Patrick J. Murphy, Ph.D

Professor in
Residence

Board of

Directors

Board members are strategically selected from top Birmingham companies to ensure the Depot stays at the top of its game.

Board of Directors

John McDonald

Integra Water
Chairman

Iwan Alexander

UAB School of Engineering

Adam Cranford

New Capital Partners

Bebe Goodrich

Icebox Coffee

David Knight

Knight Eady

Liz Pharo

Momentum Telecom

Shegun Otulana

Therapy Brands
Vice Chairman

Keith Barfield

Barfield, Murphy, Shank & Smith

Greg Canfield

Alabama Dept of Commerce

Alan Dean

Targeted Technology Fund

Deon Gordon

TechBirmingham

Scott McGlaun

BlueCross BlueShield of AL

Gene Price

Burr & Forman

Ray Watts

UAB
Immediate Past Chairman

Greg Barker

Alabama Power

Josh Carpenter

Birmingham Office of Economic Development

Jonathan Geisen

Baker Donelson

Dave Gray

Biso Collective

Lee Smith

BBVA Compass Bank

Scott Adams

Protective Life Corporation

Cecil Bostany

Warren Averett

James Childs

Maynard Cooper & Gale 

Miller Girvin

Alabama Capital Network

Eric Jack

UAB Collat School of Business

John Owen

Regions Bank

Nick Willis

PNC Financial Services Group