Carriage Services Owning the Future, Accelerating the Good To Great Journey

Executive Leadership

Carriage Services’ founder Mel Payne has successfully built a foundation that is characterized by a high-performance culture. Building a team possessing individual talents with decades of experience, he confidently leads the company as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board.

Mel Payne

Mel Payne

Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board

Board of Directors

Our board of directors works closely with the company's leadership team to protect and grow our shareholders' assets, while nurturing the company's culture of dynamic teamwork and entrepreneurialism.

Mel Payne

Mel Payne

Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board

Bryan D. Leibman

Bryan D. Leibman

Director

James R. Schenck

James R. Schenck

Director