The Commercial Council Board of Directors governs the business, affairs and policies of the MAAR Commercial Council. Among its directors, the Board includes one member of the MAAR Board of Directors, as designated by the MAAR President, and representatives from each of the following Institute Affiliate Chapters:

  • Memphis Metro CCIM Chapter
  • IREM Memphis Chapter
  • RLI Tennessee Chapter
  • SIOR Memphis Chapter

Terms for the Board of Directors is two years for elected Directors and one year for all other Directors. 

The staff liaison for the Commercial Council Board of Directors is Ken Scroggs.

2022 Board of Directors

 Director Name

 Office Name

 Office Contact

 Jeff Higdon
 Avison Young  901.231.1400
 Catherine Anderson
 Crye-Leike Commercial  901.758.5670
 Jonathan Aur
 Vice President
 Jones Aur  901.901.5386
 James McCraw
 Avison Young  901.231.1400
 Alex Stringfellow
 Past President
 Colliers International  901.375.4800
 Luke Jensen
 Director Liaison
 Cushman & Wakefield | Commercial Advisors  901.366.6070
 Henderson Fiser
 ARA Newmark  901.260.1164
 Casey Flannery
 Cushman & Wakefield | Commercial Advisors  901.366.6070
 Owen Mercer
 Cushman & Wakefield | Commercial Advisors  901.366.6070
 Curtis Braden
 CCIM Representative
 Braden, Braden & Braden  901.881.2070
 Merrie Beck
 IREM Representative
 Specialized Property Management Group  901.952.1558
 Shawn Massey
 RLI Representative
 The Shopping Center Group  901.869.2720
 Henry Stratton III
 SIOR Representative
 Colliers International  901.375.4800

Commercial Council Board of Directors Past Presidents

 Past President

 Year Served

Alex Stringfellow Immediate Past President
Luke Jensen 2020
Shawn Massey  2019
 Les Binkley  2018
 Terry Radford  2017
 Tony Argiro  2016
 Bob Turner  2015
 Tanis Hackmeyer  2014
 Greg deWitt  2013
 John Mercer  2012
 Ron Riley  2011
 Wyatt Aiken  2010
 Irvin Skopp  2009
 Steve Guinn  2008
 Bayard Snowden  2007
 Jon Albright  2006
Joel Fulmer  2005
Joe Steffner  2004


Commercial Council Board of Directors