The Gulf Coast Veterans Parade Inc., is a non-profit, 501 (c) (3) organization. We are incorporated and operated in accordance with the State of Mississippi and a set of By-Laws.
Our membership consists of a board of officers, advisory board and volunteers who serve and work toward conducting an annual parade to honor all Veterans and members of the Armed Forces.
President: Col Jim Hollingsworth USAF, (Ret)
Vice President: Col Phil Harding USAF, (Ret)
Secretary: Ada Dodson
Treasurer: AGC Leslie Shelton USN, (Ret)
Parade Chair: Lt Col Cliff Canoy USA, (Ret)
VIP Operations: Angela Wood
Post Parade Ops: Vonda Martin
Maj Gen James Garner USA (Ret)
Mary Ellen Landry (President Emeritus)
Valery Mabry (Secretary Emeritus)
Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich
Mayor Billy Hewes, III
Mayor Rusty Quave