Theresa Grace Kennedy was recently named director of the Women Business Center of Mississippi. The Moss Point native is an alumna of the Alcorn State University, where she earned a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and Master’s in Agricultural Economics. She has worked in agriculture, entrepreneurship, banking, political campaigns, small business consulting, city government, community outreach and marketing.
Kennedy is a 2015 graduate of Leadership Greater Jackson, active in the Metro Jackson Alcorn Alumni Chapter as Fundraising Chair, a Board member of Jackson Professional Group, a member of Madison County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., a member of TEAM JXN’s Steering committee, and a member of New Jerusalem Church. She also is a member of Women For Progress of Mississippi, Inc. and occasionally co-hosts WFP Radio Show on WMPR 90.1. She, also, has been an active leauge tennis player for over 10 years.