Who We Are

Tougaloo College National Association Officers

David Miller, Esq ’72, President

James C. McQuirter ’64, Vice President

Dr. Brigetta K. Turner ‘, Secretary

Vacant, Corresponding Secretary

Carlos D. Smith ’05, Treasurer

Carolyn White, ’79, Business Manager

Tophas Anderson ’71, Parliamentarian

Minnie Clincy ’72, Chaplain

Carlos Smith ’05, Immediate Past President

H. T. Drake ’50, President Emeritus

Doris Bridgeman ’69, Director of Alumni Affairs

 

TCNAA Board of Directors Officers and Members

Joyce Delk, ’72, Chairwoman

Cornell Lynch ’08, Vice-Chairman

Alisha Brinson, ’01, Secretary

Dr. Mary Jones, ’74, Asst-Secretary

 

Alumni Representatives to Tougaloo College Board of Trustees

Shirlethia Franklin ’04 (2017 – 2020)

Elane Coleman ’70 (2018 – 2021)

 

Pre-Alumni Council President

Jasmine Farmer

 

Regional Representatives

Northeastern Region (2016-2019) – Cornell Lynch ’08

Northeastern Region (2017-2020) – John Rosenthall ’70

Northeastern Region (2018-2021) – Rochelle Williams ‘

Midwestern Region (2016-2019) – Jesolyn Larry Howell ’71

Midwestern Region (2017-2020)  – Addie Hudson ’70

Midwestern Region (2018-2021) – TBD

Western Region (2016-2019) – Dianne Parker

Western Region (2017-2020) – Vacant

Western Region (2018-2021)  – Belinda Wilson

Mid-South Region (2018-2021) – TBD

Mid-South Region (2016-2019) – Denise Drake

Mid-South Region (2017-2020) – Mary Jones ’74

Southeastern Region (2018-2021) – Preamiller McKinney

Southeastern Region (2016-2019) – Ranada Robinson

Southeastern Region (2017-2020) – Vacant

At-Large (2016-2019) – Alisha Brinson

At-Large (2017-2020) – Joyce Delk ’72

At-Large (2018-2021) – Wilber Smith

Chapter Presidents

Atlanta – Felix Lawson ’94

Chicago – Willie Lewis ’72

Dallas-Fort Worth – Rachel Salu

Detroit – Minnie Roberts ’76

MS Gulf Coast – Gloria Grace ’80

Houston – Hosea James ’00

Humphreys County – Pamela Redd ’88

Jackson-Tougaloo – James Smith ’76

Leflore County – Shani K. Collins ’03

Little Rock – Loranda Wordlow ’10

Memphis – Sylvia Gray ’86

Milwaukee – Joyce Mallory ’68

Nashville – Ruth M. Byrdsong ’64

New England – Donald Cunnigen ’74

New Orleans – A. Malessia Payton ’76

Greater New York – Elane Coleman ’70

Northern California – Janice B. Wilson ’71

North Carolina – Wes Stanfield ’72

Ohio – Carolyn A. Walker-Kimbro ’73

Pine Belt (Hattisburg) – Allison Lockett ’03

Pine Belt (Petal) – Julia Brown ’74

Southern California – Roy Harris ’61

St. Louis – Jameca Falconer ’96

SW Mississippi – Gayla Carpenter-Sanders ’00

Tougaloo Community – Beverly Williams ’81

Washington County – Willie Griffin ’76

Washington, DC – Kathy Mosley ’72

Yazoo City – Eugene Fouche ’65

TCNAA Committees

Committee Members

Committee Function

Annual Alumni Giving Fund Committee
Roosevelt Turner, Chairperson
Jerry Nickens
Ranada Robinson
Dr. Nikisha Ware
James McQuarter
Doris Bridgeman
To plan and implement programs and events for the College annual Giving Fund.

Commencement Steering Committee

Annie Archie

To plan and implement alumni programs and activities for Commencement Weekend

Membership Committee

Joyce Delk, Chairperson

To plan and implement programs and events that will stimulate TCNAA membership. To Report membership status periodically during the year.

Constitution Committee

Shirley Byers
Tyvester Goss
Elane Coleman

To review the constitution, By-laws and the Chapter Guide for updates and corrections annually.

Scholarship Committee

TBA

To plan and implement the TCNAA Scholarship and Loan Program.

Hall of Fame Committee

Brigetta K. Turner, Co-chairperson
Tiffany Burks, Co-chairperson

To plan and implement Hall of Fame/Chapter awards activities and programs (See Chapter Guide, Section XIII and Section XV).

Benevolence Committee

TBA

 Send resolutions in case of death of TCNAA member or immediate family member. See Chapter Guide Article XVI. Add item E (Resolutions Management)

Nominating & Election Committee

TBA

To coordinate all TCNAA nomination and election matters.

TAB Committee

Frances Whitehurst, Co-chairperson
Carolyn Price
Natosha Pengarthit
Freddi Evans
Doris Bridgeman
Tamala Boyd Shaw
Elane Coleman, Co-chairperson

To publish the Tougaloo Alumni Bulletin.