Our Staff

Bob Wallace


After a long history of excelling in senior-level corporate financial positions, Bob signed on as Chief Financial Officer for the Foundation in 2009. Prior to joining the Foundation, Bob served some of Memphis’ top companies including Federal Express, Buckman Laboratories and GKN Parts Industries. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Drexel University in Philadelphia and a Masters of Business Administration from the Katz Graduate School at the University of Pittsburgh.

Bob is a Certified Public Accountant and holds memberships and leadership positions in numerous professional organizations.

(901) 521-2779, Ext. 314

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Joann Christian

Executive Assistant

For nearly 30 years, Joann has provided executive support to the Board Chair and Executive Director at the Plough Foundation. Joann's affiliation with the Plough organization did not begin in 1990 when she joined the Foundation. In fact, Joann served as an Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Advertising and the Vice President of Sales for Schering-Plough Healthcare Corporation from 1983-1990. 

Joann also serves as the Foundation's expert on tracking of grants and on the Foundation's software and IT systems. 

(901) 521-2779, Ext. 301

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