Lewis brings more than 35 years in the publishing industry as a circulation director for Thomson, Freedom, Stephens Media as well as with Gannett in various management capacities. He is also currently a business broker in Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi, a position he has held eighteen years in addition to working with Grimes, McGovern, & Associates in Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
Lewis has past experience that includes self-employment in the retail grocery, specialty advertising, one hour photo, printing and office supply industries. He was President of Midwest Circulation Management Association and a member of the NAA Board in 2005. He has been a guest speaker at Thomson, Gannett, MCMA, SCMA, SCCA and other newspaper circulation industry meetings.
He is active in his Church Ministry as a director on two boards. Lewis is also a Rotarian and Paul Harris Fellow and has served in The United Way Campaign Cabinet and Chamber of Commerce activities.
Lewis graduated from the University of Mississippi with BBA in Marketing / Accounting; and completed continuing education at Thomson, Gannett, and Stephens in Media Management & Marketing Courses.
Lewis is married to Madge and recently moved to Brandon, MS.