president: Misty Hale
Misty Hale is a Morgan County native who currently resides in Somerville. Misty holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from The University of Alabama, an Associates degree in Nursing from Wallace State and is currently pursuing an Executive Master's in Business Administration at the University of North Alabama. Misty has been employed by Huntsville Hospital for over 15 years and is currently the Director of Specialist Practices with Physicians Network. She is married to Stephen Corbett and has one son, Greyson. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering, traveling, bird watching, and following Alabama football.
COMMUNITY VICE PRESIDENT: EMME LONG
Emme Long is a Hartselle native and 2016 graduate of the University of Montevallo with a Bachelors in Communication Studies and minor in Public Relations. Emme serves our great community as the Public Information Liaison for Decatur City Police Department. In addition to Community Vice President, she has served as the Junior League of Morgan County's Public Relations Chair and PACT (Parents and Children Together) Board member. In her Provisional year, Emme was awarded the prestigious, Provisional of the Year award. In her spare time, Emme enjoys reading and spending time with family and friends.
treasurer: Julia Young
Julia is a native of Birmingham, but moved to Decatur when she was a teenager. She holds an undergraduate degree from The University of Alabama in Accounting (2015) and a graduate degree from Auburn University in Accounting (2016). She and her husband, Matt, moved to Decatur in 2016 to be part of a small community. Julia works at Alabama Farmers Cooperative as a Corporate Data Analyst. In her free time she loves to spend time with family, cook, take long walks, and spend time with her dog, Cooper.
FUND DEVELOPMENT: Christina Crawford
Christina's family moved to Decatur in 2004 from Texas. Husband, Sammy, and I have enjoyed raising our two sons in the area. Aaron is 22 and a student at UAH. David turned 18 and graduated Austin HS this year. He is working in his career field as a machinist with plans to finish up his certifications and degree at Calhoun. Both boys are Eagle Scouts and much of my life has centered on raising them, Scouting, and church.
I own my own business through Chalk Couture and enjoy helping people create beautiful designs for their homes. I belong to Rotary of Decatur, still dabble in Scouting, and am thankful that we are able to return to in person church services.
Recording Secretary: Hannah Padgett
Hannah Padgett is a 32 year old native of North Alabama. Having grown up in Decatur, she now resides in Moulton. She graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. Hannah's works as a Program Analyst for QuantiTech and owns Twin Lakes Stable, a large horseback riding academy, as well as Phoenix Bookkeeping, an accounting firm. In addition to her work, Hannah founded Hooves for Heroes; a horsemanship program for veterans.
CORRESPONDING Secretary: Kelsey Hulgan
Kelsey Hulgan is a native of Huntsville and graduate of Auburn University. She and her husband Blake toured the South, living in Atlanta, Chattanooga, and Roswell before making Hartselle and Morgan County home in 2018. Kelsey worked in public relations for eight years before starting Polished Writing Co., where she helps clients with a variety of writing and editing needs. She stays busy between work and her three kids (ages five and under!), but she also loves serving her community alongside the women of JLMC.
SUSTAINER REPRESENTATIVE : Holly Whitt
Holly Whitt joined JLMC in 2007 and currently serves as the Sustainer Representative for the 2020-2021 League year. She is originally from Athens, AL, and graduated from Vanderbilt University with a BA in History. After several years working in history museums in Huntsville and Nashville, Holly made her home in Decatur and began running the family business. She and her family own and operate the Whitt's Barbecue locations in Morgan and Lawrence counties. Her past positions within League include President, President-Elect, Community VP, and Signature Project Liaison. Holly has also served on the Board of Directors of The Carnegie Visual Arts Center and as Queen of Carnegie Carnival 2017, been a member of the Decatur-Morgan Hospital Foundation Guild and Decatur Assembly; she currently serves on the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is a new member of Rotary Club of Decatur.