Speaker Date Topic
Thomas E. Dobbs III, MD, MPH- State Health Officer Dec 07, 2021
Update on Public Health Matters


Thomas E. Dobbs III, MD, MPH was appointed State Health Officer with the Mississippi State Department of Health in December 2018. Dr. Dobbs is an Infectious Disease physician with 20 years of experience in public health, with specific expertise in TB and HIV. He served as a regional health officer in Mississippi from 2008 - 2012 and as State Epidemiologist from 2012- 2016. Dr. Dobbs worked as a clinician and Chief Medical Officer/ Chief Quality Officer for a local health system. In addition to his role at the Department of Health, Dr. Dobbs is an Associate Professor at the UMMC School of Population Health, teaching courses in Epidemiology and Health Policy.

Dave Miller, Sr. Mgr. Media Affairs, CSpire Dec 14, 2021
CSpire, Past, Present, and Future
Senator David Blount - MS District 29 Dec 21, 2021
Outlook for Upcoming Legislative Session
TBD Dec 28, 2021
Francine Thomas Reynolds Jan 11, 2022
New Stage Theatre

Francine Thomas Reynolds is the Artistic Director for New Stage Theatre, Mississippi's only professional theatre company. New Stage is currently in its 56th season. It recently reopened after being dark for the 2020-2021 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Michael Watson, MS Sec. of State Jan 25, 2022
MS Secretary of Stste Activities
Lolly Rash - Executive Director, MS Heritage Trust Feb 22, 2022
Their Work to Save Endangered Historic Places in Mississippi