Welcome from the Regional Director
It is a privilege and pleasure to serve as your Southeastern Regional Director of the National Alumni Association. I am deeply honored and eternally grateful to have this unique and esteemed privilege of serving as the Southeast Region Director of the Tuskegee National Alumni Association! On behalf of the Association, we extend our sincere greetings to you, the illustrious and distinguished Alumni of the Southeast Region. You are commended for your unselfish and continuous support of our prestigious and historical University.
Our primary goal is to continue the great work of this Region in upholding the principles of Tuskegee University and garnering even greater Alumni support. It is gratifying to see that Alumni are enthusiastic about continuing our legacy as the “Pride of the swift growing south!” Together we will be able to sustain, promote and preserve our great University for generations to come.
I extend my personal appreciation to all the distinguished and dedicated Alumni that made this leadership opportunity possible. It is you that makes the Southeast Region the greatest! Thanks again for your support and commitment.
Southeastern Regional Director
Southeast Region Alums Donate over $100,000 to General Fund
The South Eastern Region of the Tuskegee National Alumni Association celebrated the university in grand style Saturday. During their 2015 TNAA South Eastern Region Conference in Birmingham, $100,255 in donations for the university was raised during the weekend. The gift will be used will be utilized for key university initiatives, including student engagement and the General Fund. Held by the Birmingham Area Alumni Association at the Doubletree Hotel, the conference is one of five regional alum conferences.
The South Eastern conference was an opportunity to discuss alumni and university affairs and featured several business sessions and presentations from university representatives. The event, which had about 100 registrants, was also for alumni to come together to reaffirm their commitment to serve the university and meet with Johnson and first lady Shemeka Barnes Johnson.
The first organized off-campus Tuskegee University alumni club was established in 1905 in Montgomery, Ala. Today, the South Eastern Region consists of about 23 clubs in seven states including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Save the Date 2017 Biennial Southeastern Conference
We hope you will join us as we learn more about how we can help each other as we help our
Mother Tuskegee. We look forward to seeing you in Atlanta, GA! Learn More
When the first class of thirty students was graduated from Tuskegee Normal School in 1885, B. Town Harvey, valedictorian of the class, called them together and they organized the Tuskegee Alumni Association, while electing him president. For the next 10 years this alumni body met principally on special occasions at the University, added the new graduates to its membership roster and made financial contributions to the Alma Mater. Learn More →