Alan Sudduth

Chairman

Alan Sudduth, Manager, Mississippi Policies & Government Affairs, Chevron Products Co., Pascagoula

Longtime Jackson County resident Alan Sudduth joined Chevron in March 2011 as Public and Government Affairs Manager for Mississippi. He manages a full range of public and government affairs activities, including media relations, community engagement, political advocacy, crisis communication, external and internal communications, and business development.

Previously County Administrator for the Jackson County Board of Supervisors, Alan holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Mississippi State University, a Juris Doctor from the University of Mississippi, and a Masters of Business Administration from William Carey University.

Alan formerly served as Special Counsel to the Jackson County Board Attorney and practiced law with Brown, Watt, & Buchanan in Pascagoula. He also served as a Sergeant with the Mississippi Army National Guard, 134th Engineering Company, and was activated during Desert Storm/Shield before qualifying for veteran status and receiving an honorable discharge. Past President of the Pascagoula Rotary Club, Alan is a member of The Nature Conservancy of Mississippi Board of Trustees, the Merchants and Marine Bank Board of Directors, the William Carey University Board of Trustees, the United Way for Jackson & George Counties Board of Directors, and the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality’s Title V Air Advisory Council. He was inducted into the William Carey University Alumni Hall of Fame in 2016 and was selected for the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce’s “One Coast Community Leader” Class of 2015.

Elected to the MMA Board of Directors August 2014.