(USA) Southeastern

The Southeastern Region includes the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and the territory of Puerto Rico. AME’s regional boards are made up of dedicated and passionate volunteers who contribute their time and expertise to help local companies improve their competitiveness and overall success through shared learning and access to best practices.


Art Hau
Taino Consulting
Joe Barto
Training Modernization Group
Lynne Johnson
Immediate Past President
Steve Ebbing
Vice President - Communications
The Ebbing Group, LLC
Tyler Kidd
Vice President - Consortia
Trane Technologies
Bill Lacovelli
Vice President - Programs
NC State Industry Expansion Services
Chrystal York
Vice President - Membership


Tom Barto
Training Modernization Group
Jason Black
Mike Burns
McKee Foods
Michael Codega
UT Center for Industrial Services
Hank Czarnecki
Alabama Technology Network
Wesley Farris
Power Partners, Inc.
Cynthia Glisson
Kim Humphrey
President & CEO
Tim Israel
GaMEP - Georgia Tech
Tim Jenkins
William Kraus
Arkansas Manufacturing Solutions
Rob Lisle
Glenn Marshall
Connecting People KRA Lead
Newport News Shipbuilding (retired)
Dan McDonnell
Gemba Coach LLC
Pamela Tynes Morgan
Jared Norflis
The Coca-Cola Company
Jerry Pfister
Lochinvar/AO Smith (retired)
James Price
Just-in-Time Enterprise Institute
April Schmidt
Kevin Singletary
Lean Resources and Partners LLC
Ricardo Villeda
FreeFlux Consulting Group