THE TEAM

It takes an exceptional staff to provide superior client service. At The Carter Malone Group, our staff is dedicated to helping our clients’ businesses and build brand awareness.

Behind our success is a solid team!

Deidre Malone

Deidre Malone

President and CEO

Experience: 30+ years

Education: MBA Christian Brothers University, BS Jackson State

Deidre Malone is the Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Carter Malone Group, LLC (CMG), a public relations, marketing, advertising and government relations firm headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee. Prior to opening CMG in May 2003, Malone served as Vice President of Marketing Development for ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Director of Public Relations for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She is a member of the Public Relations Society of America and a member of the PRSA Counselors Academy.  Deidre is a former Shelby County Commissioner and is very active in local and national organizations.

Debra Davis

Debra Davis

Vice President of Business Operations

Experience: 25+ years

Education: MBA Clark-Atlanta University, BS Rust College [Honors]

Debra brings extensive business, sales, marketing, management and accounting experience to her broad role at CMG. She has more than a decade of experience in special event planning and public relations and has a strong sales history with months of high performance. She is also a lifetime member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and a current officer in the NAACP Memphis Branch.

Regina Harris Jones

Regina Harris Jones

Project Manager/Media Buyer

Experience: 30+ years

Education: Jackson State University (MS)

Regina has paved a successful 30-year track record in project management, event management, community management, promotions and media buying. The graduate with honors from Jackson State University (MS) keeps our team members on track.

Patrick Malone II

Patrick Malone II

Community Engagement Supervisor

Experience: 10+

Education: University of Memphis

Patrick coordinates all of CMG’s community outreach projects and assists with government relations. He has over ten years of experience working in this area and will assist the team in identifying organizations and community influencers in Shelby County for this project.

Michel'la Chambliss

Michel'la Chambliss

Assistant Account Executive

Experience: 3 years

Education: University of Memphis

With a degree in Public Relations, the former CMG intern currently works as an account executive. In addition to writing and issuing news releases and media advisories promoting events and community initiatives, she also organizes and distills information relevent to our clients’ projects and overall needs and manages social media campaigns.

Kim Coleman

Kim Coleman

Graphic Designer

Experience: 20+ years

Education: University of South Alabama

Kim works with clients and the team to develop, execute and maintain a diversity of creative work aligning brand initiatives. A graphic designer for over 20 years, Kim manages creative for the firm across a range of mediums including print, digital and large-format displays along with designing and maintaining websites.