Danny McKinney

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Danny serves on the Board of Directors for McKinney Capital. He is also the CEO of McKinney Communications Corporation and co-founder of prior McKinney Capital holdings Pixsys Technologies and Digital Electronic Supply (DES). He graduated with honors from the University of Alabama where he received a BS in International Finance, and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School.

Danny’s philosophies on business include establishing clear values and goals and communicating them regularly, creating an environment for success and rewarding the doers. He believes that learning is a life-long process and that it is important for young professionals to take advantage of learning opportunities and stay focused on the long term. He also gives the advice to make sure you have a great mentor and coach.

Danny currently serves as a board member of the TumTum Tree Foundation and as a trustee of both the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and the Eye Sight Foundation of Alabama. He is a member of the 2016-2017 class of Leadership Birmingham, a program that seeks to educate community leaders about current issues and challenges in our region. In his spare time, Danny enjoys traveling, cooking, spending time at the lake, and reading. When asked about his greatest accomplishment, Danny’s response was successfully surprising his wife, Amy, when he proposed as she was on “high alert.”