EVP and Chief Communications Officer
Dr. Candace Steele Flippin is executive vice president and chief communications officer at First Horizon National Corporation. A nationally-recognized multigenerational workplace scholar and speaker, Candace has authored two books, Generation Z in the Workplace and Millennials in the Workplace, crystallizing her research into practical tips for executives working with Gen Z and millennials to prepare them to succeed in the workforce.
Named as one of the top 25 Black Women in Business by The Network Journal, and a 2019 Woman of Distinction by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Candace serves on the board of directors for Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation, the LaGrant Foundation, Memphis River Parks Partnership, the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, and Youth Villages.
Candace earned her doctorate at Case Western Reserve University, an MBA from Johns Hopkins University and BA from the University of Michigan.