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Central North Carolina Greater Washington D.C. Nursing
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Atlanta Area Chapter

The Atlanta Area Chapter will be having an alumni after-hours event at Fado Irish Pub in Buckhead on February 11th at 6pm. The cost is $10 per person and includes a buffet of hors d'oeuvres.  Make reservations online at jsu.edu/giving.  


Shirley Smith ('76) - President
11104 St. James Dr.
Conyers, GA 30094
(770) 367-2073 (H)
jsuflute76@yahoo.com


Birmingham Area Chapter

The Birmingham Chapter will be holding its 10th annual "State of the University" dinner on April 3 at 6pm at The Club in Birmingham.  The cost to attend is $30 per person.  Make plans now to attend!

The chapter recently held an alumni dinner at Cantina at Pepper Place in Birmingham.  Thanks to all who participated! 

Birmingham Area Chapter Officers are:

Lacey Bacchus - President
Shane Wiley - Vice President
Ashlee Jones - Leadership Team
Ekaterina Fontikova - Leadership Team
 

Lacey Bacchus ('00) - President
157 Hayesbury Lane
Pelham, AL 35124
(205) 982-5574 (W)
lbacchus@bmss.com


Black Alumni Chapter

The Black Alumni Chapter hosted a Jazz Mixer immediately following the Homecoming football game on Oct. 12th at the Hampton Inn in Jacksonville.  Thanks to all who participated!

The chapter held its annual Soul Food Banquet on April 20 on the 11th floor of the Houston Cole Library.  This year's guest speaker was Senator Vivian Figures.  Thanks to all who participated!

  
David Mahaffey ('01), President
156 Ashmaline Lane
Oxford, AL 36203
(256) 403-1033


Blount County Chapter

The Blount County Chapter held a Senior Send-off Reception at Limestone Springs Country Club in Oneonta in August with almost twenty incoming JSU freshmen from the county!  Thanks to everyone who supported this event.

The chapter recently hosted an alumni and prospective student dinner at Charlie B's in Oneonta.  The event was attended by about 85 people.  JSU's new head football coach Bill Clark was the guest speaker for the event.

The chapter is currently seeking a new president.  If you or anyone you know would be interested, please contact the JSU alumni office at 877-JSU-ALUM.


Calhoun County Chapter

Make plans now to attend the 9th annual Calhoun County Spring Shrimp Boil at the JSU alumni house pavilion on April 17th.  More details will be posted as they become available.

The Calhoun County Chapter held its 3rd annual Wine & Cheese Reception in the Coxwell Room at JSU's field house on Thursday, October 10th.  A silent auction raised over $400 for the chapter's scholarship program!  Thanks to all who participated.

Adrianne Curvin - President
Leadership Team - Danny Warrell, Catherine Minerich, Matt Whitaker

Adrianne Curvin ('96) - President
PO Box 627
Jacksonville, AL 36265
acurvin@curvinandking.com


Central Alabama Chapter

The Central Alabama Chapter hosted a pre-game tailgate party prior to the JSU vs. Alabama State football game on August 31st.  Thanks to all who attended!

The chapter held its 3rd annual 'Denim & Diamonds' Gala at the Capital City Club in Montgomery on February 8, 2013. Special guest speaker was JSU President Dr. William A. Meehan and a silent auction helped raise money for the chapter's scholarship.  Thanks to all who participated! 

Leigha Cauthen ('03) - President

2247 Country Club Drive
Montgomery, AL 36106
(334) 467-1126 (H)
leighacauthen@aol.com


Central North Carolina Chapter

The Central North Carolina Chapter recently held a JSU basketball gathering in Asheville and the Gamecocks won at the buzzer!  Thanks to all who participated.

The chapter held a JSU football watching party in October at the Fox & Hound in Winston-Salem.  The chapter also held an alumni dinner at Newk's Express Cafe in Winston-Salem in May.

Check back soon for information regarding our next chapter event.

Tull Wigley ('94) - President
205 Village Green Square
Winston-Salem, NC 27104
tcwigley@gmail.com  


Chattahoochee Valley Chapter

The Chattahoochee Valley Chapter (Auburn/Opelika and surrounding areas) is having an alumni dinner at Logan's Roadhouse in Opelika on February 25th.  Call the alumni office at 877-JSU-ALUM or email us at alumni@jsu.edu to make reservations.

Wendy Perry - President
Nicole Simmons - Vice President
Jay Prater - Vice President


Wendy Perry ('00) - President
8230 Alabama Highway 51
Opelika, AL 36804
(334) 728-7522 (H)
wendyperry@bellsouth.net


Cherokee County Chapter

The chapter is currently inactive. If you or anyone you know is interested in helping revive the chapter, please contact the alumni office.


Criminal Justice Chapter

The CJ Alumni Chapter hosted an alumni reception at Brewer Hall on Friday, October 11, 2013. Thanks to all who participated!

Jim Epik ('83/87) - President
571 Bailey Road
Weaver, AL 36277
703-255-6101
epikjim@gmail.com


Dekalb County Chapter

An alumni dinner was held at Jefferson's in Ft. Payne in May.  Thanks to all who attended!

Brent Satterfield ('87/90) - President
631 County Road 28
Geraldine, AL 35974
(256) 659-5478 (H)
satterfieldb@nacc.edu


Emergency Management Chapter

Currently inactive 


Etowah County Chapter

The Etowah County Alumni Chapter held an alumni dinner at Las Brisas Mexican Restaurant in Gadsden on January 23rd.  Thanks to all who attended! 

Nicole Marbut Cotton ('05) - President
107 Meadowpoint Way
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 295-3879 (C)
aubienm@aol.com


Greater Huntsville Area Chapter

Look for an announcement regarding the chapter's next event soon.

The Greater Huntsville Area Chapter held an alumni dinner at Jeffersons in Madison in April.  Thanks to all who participated.

Stefanie Walfield ('97) - President
112 Ophelia Circle
Harvest, AL 35749
(256) 425-8040 (H)
stefanie.walfield@gmail.com


Greater Rome Area Chapter

The Greater Rome Area Chapter will host an alumni dinner at Bella Roma beside the Rome Braves stadium on Tuesday, April 8th at 6pm.  Guest speaker will be JSU's Director of Bands Dr. Ken Bodiford.

The chapter held a JSU Alumni Night at the Rome Braves in June.   

Randy Robertson ('05), President
1537 Old Summerville Road NW
Rome, GA 30165
(706) 346-0848
kipownsme20@gmail.com 


Greater Washington D.C. Chapter

The Greater Washington D.C. Area Chapter (GWDCA) is currently reorganizing with new leadership.  More details will be posted as they become available.  

Sabrina Ussery ('08) - President
43825 Heatherstone Terrace #303
Lansdowne, VA 20176
(h) (804) 248-0341
usserysabrina@gmail.com 


Grey Echelon Chapter

The Southerners and Marching Ballerinas alumni held their 57th Anniversary Reunion on November 8-9, 2013.  The date for 2014 has not yet been determined, but will be posted soon. 

Gene Inglis ('73), President
505 Hunter Lane SW
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(h) (256) 782-2069
teinglis@att.net


International House Program Alumni Chapter

The International House Program Alumni Chapter celebrated its annual U.N. Tea on Sunday, October 13, 2013.

Kim Greene ('85/'88) - President
229 Prairie Dr.
Madison, AL 35758
(h) 256-837-2486
kgreene@knology.net


J-Club Chapter

All former players are invited to join the Football J Club alumni chapter of the JSU National Alumni Association - $25 a year for single player or $40 a year to include your spouse. Membership in the organization gains you access to the Coxwell Room at the JSU Fieldhouse prior to the home games. Join today!!!!

Don Hedden ('69), President
100 Rathdoon Ct.
Madison, AL 35757
donhedden@trigreenequipment.com

  

Marshall County Chapter

Make plans now to attend the 8th annual Marshall County Mardi Gras Celebration event at Papa Dubi's in Guntersville on Tuesday, March 4, 2014.

The Marshall County Alumni Chapter held a Pre-game Tailgate gathering on the JSU campus in September.  Thanks to all who participated!

Gamecock Spirit Night at Jefferson's in Albertville on Tuesday, April 23rd. Coach Bill Clark was our guest speaker and a silent auction raised around $850 for the chapter's scholarship!  In addition, Jefferson's of Albertville donated $250 to the scholarship.  Thanks to everyone who participated in this great event!

Chapter planning committee:

President: Deidra Tidwell
Leadership Team: Justin Smith, Barry Kennedy, Adam Pierce, Sherri Bruce, Katie Boggus

Deidra Tidwell ('01/03/06) - President
305 Mann Avenue
Boaz, AL 35957
(205) 572-1777 (H)
dtidwell@albertk12.org


Middle Tennessee Area Chapter

The Middle Tennessee Chapter is having an alumni after-hours at Jefferson's in Brentwood on Tuesday, May 6th at 6pm.  Call the JSU alumni office at 877-JSU-ALUM to make reservations.

The chapter has a new president!  Mr. Phil Goodman will serve as president for 214-2015.

The chapter recently held an event at The Pub at the Gulch in downtown Nashville in February.  Thanks to all who attended.  

Phil Goodman ('08) - President
709 Wolfeboro Lane
Nashville, TN 37221
(615) 373-0611 ext106 (w)
philipgoodman84@gmail.com


Northeast Florida Chapter

No activities scheduled at this time.

Brian Clark ('94) - President
5213 River Park Villa Drive
St. Augustine, FL 32092
(904) 522-1702 (h)
clarkbrian@bellsouth.net


North Texas Chapter

The North Texas Chapter is in the process of planning its next event.  Check back soon for more information.

Michael Merriweather ('05), President
11655 Audelia Rd #701
Dallas, TX 75243
(214) 341-3729
mbamerriweather@gmail.com


NW Georgia/SE Tennessee Chapter

The chapter recently held an alumni after-hours event at Jefferson's in Chattanooga.  Another event is currently being planned.  Check back soon for more information

President - Rosalyn Levell-Rice
 


Nursing Alumni Chapter

The Nursing Alumni Chapter is currently seeking new leadership. If you or someone you know is interested in a leadership position with the chapter, contact the JSU alumni office.


ROTC Alumni Chapter
Click here for the ROTC alumni Facebook page.

Click here for the ROTC Alumni webpage.

The annual ROTC Alumni Banquet will be held on the Friday associated with Homecoming. 

Chuck Buxton ('90) - President
Colonel, AG ARNG
(770) 418-9583 (H)
zpl1@cdc.gov 

Joe Serviss ('69) - Secretary/Treasurer
Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.), USA
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(256) 435-1776 (H)
joeserviss@aol.com


Student Alumni Association - SAA

Attention current JSU students! Be sure to check out the SAA Facebook fan page and 'like' us to stay up-to-date with all club activities. Here is the link: http://www.facebook.com/JSUSAA

Officers for the 2013/2014 school year are:
President:  Ryan Jefferson
VP of Recruitment/Membership:  Donovan Wilson
VP of Public Relations/Communication:  Meg Nevels
VP of Philanthropy/Fundraising:  Crystal Sharp
VP of Social Events:  Amber Ray

Applications for membership in SAA are now being accepted throughout the year. If you are interested in applying or would like more information, contact Alan Renfroe in the JSU Alumni Relations office at (256) 782-8256. Click here to view a printable PDF version of the SAA application for membership.

Ryan Jefferson
SAA President
c/o Alumni House
700 Pelham Rd. N
Jacksonville, AL 36265
rjefferson1@jsu.edu


Interested in starting an alumni chapter in your area?  Contact the JSU alumni office at 877-JSU-ALUM to find out more information about the process.