Dr. Emily Messer, Vice President for Enrollment Management

Dr. Emily MesserVice President for Enrollment Management
Angle Hall Room 108

Emily W. Messer is the Vice President for Enrollment Management at Jacksonville State University. Dr. Messer earned a Doctorate of Education in Higher Education Administration from The University of Alabama. She has higher education experience in both student affairs and enrollment management.

Prior to her employment at JSU, she served as Vice President of Enrollment Management, Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Student Life at Shorter University. She also previously worked in student affairs at Southern Methodist University and Jacksonville State University.

As a JSU alumna, Dr. Messer earned two degrees from the university - a BA in English and a Master of Public Administration. She was honored as JSU's Young Alumna of the Year in 2012. 

Her husband, Christopher, is an attorney in Anniston, AL and also a JSU alumnus with an undergraduate degree in business. Dr. Messer and her husband have two daughters, Madelyn and Camille.  As a native of Gadsden, AL, the Messer family is pleased to return to Northeast Alabama.