During more than a century of service to Mississippi’s children, Canopy has been fortunate to have five CEOs who have devoted many years to our organization. This stable leadership has enabled Canopy to remain steadfast in its mission. Our current leadership team includes the following dedicated individuals, each with a passion for helping the under-served children of Mississippi.

Meet Our Senior Management Team

John Damon

John D. Damon, Ph.D.,
Chief Executive Officer

Meet John Damon
Tammy Amis, MBA

Tammy Amis, MBA
Chief of Staff

Meet Tammy Amis
Terry Hight, Ph.D.

Terry Hight, Ph.D.,
Chief Operating Officer

Meet Terry Hight
Shea Hutchins

Shea Hutchins, LCSW
Chief Solutions Officer

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Angie Sumrall, MBA, CPA, CFE

Angie Sumrall, MBA, CPA, CFE
Chief Financial Officer

Meet Angie Sumrall
Taheti Watson, CDE, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Taheti Watson, CDE, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Chief People Officer

Meet Taheti Watson