Charlie Crenshaw IV - CEO/Executive Director

Charlie Crenshaw IV is an AT&T Senior Business Manager, Creative, and published author from Memphis, TN. He received his Bachelor’s degree from The University of Memphis in Communications. Charlie’s hometown roots can be traced back to the community of Orange Mound where he graduated as Valedictorian from Melrose High School. Charlie then decided to serve his country by enlisting as a soldier for the United States Army. The time he served included a tour in Baqubah, Iraq as a combat engineer during Operation Iraqi Freedom III. Charlie is a member of Redemption Church. Charlie is a founding member of Memphis Made Inc, a 501c3, who is dedicated to creating strategic partnerships that empower the youth and community in the city of Memphis. Leisure time is spent engaging in creative projects and spending time with his wife, Terra Crenshaw, and two daughters, Charlize and Charli.

Brandon Hardin Sr - Chief Operating Officer

Brandon Hardin Sr owner and operator of Hardin Mobile Detailing a local operation that serves Memphis and surrounding areas he’s a published author Brandon is a founding member Memphis Made Inc 501c3 who is dedicated to creating strategic partnerships that empower the youth and community in the city of Memphis. Brandon spend his leisure time with family Lajoi Hardin Brandon Braylon and Bailey . Brandon has a passion for art old school cars and love serve his community and others.

Tramain Stewart - Chief Financial Officer

Tramain Stewart is a proud Memphis native and a graduate of Melrose High. He is a multifaceted individual, excelling as an entrepreneur, author, and filmmaker. Tramain is the founder of Memphis Made, a company that celebrates and promotes the unique culture and creativity of his beloved city. As an author, Tramain has shared his wisdom and insights through his writing. As a filmmaker, he has explored his passion for storytelling, both as a writer and director. With a diverse range of talents and a deep connection to his community, Tramain Stewart is a true force to be reckoned with in the world of art and entrepreneurship.

Jehad Webb - Chief Strategy Officer

Jehad Webb is a native of Memphis, TN., born and raised in the Whitehaven community. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership and a Master’s Degree in Public Health, both from the University of Memphis, and has worked in the pharmaceutical/ healthcare industry for approximately twenty years. His purpose is sharing his wisdom and life-learned lessons to inform, inspire, and influence others through writing and public speaking.

Pastor Kelvin Bowen - Chairperson / President

Kelvin Bowen is an accomplished board member at Memphis Made, offering extensive experience and expertise. Married to LeAnn, he is a Memphis native and Melrose High School '82 alumnus. Kelvin holds a Bachelor of Science from Tennessee State University and a Master's in Christian Studies from Union University. A dedicated member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., he serves as Vice President of its Sigma Rho Lambda Chapter and Chaplain of the BOAA Alumni Affinity Chapter at Tennessee State University. Kelvin's commitment extends to his community involvement in Memphis, including roles as President of MSCBOA and co-founder of Memphis Athletic Ministries. He also serves as Senior Servant Pastor of Christ Fellowship Church of Memphis and Executive Director of Christ Ministries, focusing on spiritual guidance and community outreach. Kelvin's leadership and compassionate service make him a valuable asset to Memphis Made.

Dr. Terrell (Terri) Cheatham-Carpenter

Memphis Made Mentors welcomes Dr. Terrell (Terri) Cheatham-Carpenter, DNP, FNP-BC, to our Board. With 27 years as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Dr. Carpenter has excelled in family practice and community service.

Dr. Carpenter's journey began as a high school volunteer. She holds a BSN from Tennessee State University, an MSN from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and a DNP from Union University. In 2015, she founded Carpenter Primary Healthcare (CPH), which has received multiple awards for its excellent patient care.

Her community involvement includes serving on the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Emotional Well-Being & Economic Burden Research Network (EMOT-CON), Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and the NAACP. She has also been a mentor for Minority Women Owned Business Enterprises (MWBE).

Dr. Carpenter is married to Ken Carpenter and has two adult children and one grandson. She is dedicated to her church, enjoys reading, jogging, and volunteering.

We are honored to have Dr. Carpenter join our Board, bringing her extensive experience and passion for community service to Memphis Made Mentors.

Kellen Pruitt - Treasurer / Finance Committee Chair

Kellen Pruitt, raised in Memphis, has dedicated his life to serving others, guided by his deep compassion. Trained as a sous chef, he contributes to the culinary arts in Memphis, extending his service by donating food to shelters and teaching charity cooking classes. With an Associate's Degree in Hospitality (2014), Kellen's culinary journey quickly led him to become a sous chef. In 2016, as a new father, he expanded his outreach to the real estate sector, starting as a realtor before joining Patriot Bank as a Mortgage Loan Originator. Here, he aids Memphis residents in homeownership, partnering with United Housing to provide financial education and mortgage lending. Kellen's persistent commitment to community service has led him to join Memphis Made, leveraging his diverse experience to make a larger impact.

Collin M Barrett - Technology Oversight Chair

Collin Barrett is a seasoned software engineer specializing in .NET, known for his technical leadership and commitment to excellence in Memphis, Tennessee. His track record includes spearheading complex software projects and founding a local school's computer science and robotics department. In addition to his professional pursuits, Collin invests his time in community service. He is a regular volunteer at his church's soup kitchen and an organizer for GiveCamp Memphis, where he uses his tech expertise to support local nonprofits. Collin enjoys the company of his wife, their dog, their church community, and their Binghampton neighbors. As a mentor and community servant, Collin is excited to give back to the young men of Memphis through Memphis Made."

Bobby Woods Program Committee Chair

Bobby Woods is a serial entrepreneur, owning Tiger Cleaning and co-owning Bluff City Fireworks. Married for 14 years to his high school sweetheart, he's a devoted father to Arianna and Cason. Renowned for growing and selling businesses for six-figure profits, Bobby blends his entrepreneurial drive with a strong family focus, balancing professional success with personal fulfillment. His leadership at Tiger Cleaning and involvement in Bluff City Fireworks showcase his diverse business skills and adaptability in various sectors.