Mississippi State University alumni, Derrick Nutall became a board member in 2016. The 23-year veteran of the mortgage industry and is passionate about economic development in South Dallas. Here are some interesting facts about Derrick!
Where were you born: City, State- Yazoo City, MS
Favorite restaurant, dish, or pig-out food – I’m a Cajun seafood fanatic.
Family – Bernadette, Olivia (recently graduated from FAMU, currently pursuing her masters at UT Arlington) and Lauren (freshman at Howard University)
Famous person you would most like to meet- Former President Barack Obama
Words that describe you best – Sincere, generous, family and community focused.
In your spare time you . . . -Read! I am a voracious reader.
If you’ve learned one thing in life, it is . . . – Your reputation proceeds you, whether you’re going up or down.
What are your hopes/desires for SouthFair and the South Dallas community? I sincerely hope that SouthFair can continue to positively impact the South Dallas community and that we receive all the necessary resources and municipal support we need to meet our goals. As for South Dallas, I pray that the community can undergo a renaissance that reflects the true spirit of its citizens. South Dallas deserves the best.