Pierre DuVentre, owner and operator of D’Top Roofing and Repair Company is a native of Jackson Tennessee. Under his vision and leadership, D’Top continues to meet the needs of the regional area and has been recognized by the Jackson Sun’s Readers’ Choice Awards for consecutive years, and honored by the Jackson African American Chamber of Commerce. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in advertising and communication, while serving as a three year starter for the men’s basketball team, from Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama. Pierre has experience in motivational speaking, leadership training and in small business development. His passion for being a lifelong learner fuels his constant desire to always strive for excellence. He is very active in the community and currently devotes his time to the Jackson Downtown Development Board, the Empower Alliance Group, and Leadership Jackson as vice chair and Mother Liberty CME Church Board of Trustees. His hobbies include; reading, traveling, art, playing basketball and spending time with friends and family. He and his wife, Kristen enjoy their two sons – Jeremiah and Pierce.