20 Under 40 Recognition

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The Auburn Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Council has nominated Auburn University young alumni and friends for the 2023 20 under 40 recognition. This recognition was established to recognize members of the Auburn Family for extraordinary accomplishments, significant professional achievements, or distinguished service to others.



Meet the 

20 under 40 class of 2023


Dr. Justin Matthew Antos '17

College of Education (Music Ed. Instrumental) PhD (Music)

Britain C. Bowen '13

College of Liberal Arts (Mass Communication)

Dr. John David Cleveland '07

College of Science and Mathematics (Molecular Biology)

Terrance Dedrick '14

Harbert College of Business (Management)

Parker Duffey '06

College of Agriculture (Horticulture)

Dr. Ford Dyke '13

Education (Exercise Science) PhD Education (Kinesiology)

Dr. Kelsey Dobbs Frederick '18

Harrison College of Pharmacy

Thomas Richard Martin '13

College of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)

Danny Vander Maten '07

Harbert College of Business (Accountancy)

Chloe Melas Mazza '08

College of Liberal Arts (Radio, TV, Film)

Dr. LaWanda Mitchell '07

College of Science & Mathematics (Biomedical Science)

Ben Obomanu '05

Harbert College of Business (Finance)

Justin Robinson 2016

College of Science & Mathematics (Biomedical Sciences)

Amory Scott '10

Harbert College of Business (Finance)

Kimberly Bernice Sledge '06

College of Engineering (Software Engineering)

Kollan Spradlin '11

College of Engineering (Biosystems Engineering)

Mary Margaret Turton '20

Harbert College of Business (Business Analytics)

Walter Thomas Edward Wade '06

College of Engineering (Biosystems Engineering)

Jacob Watkins '11

Harbert College of Business (Economics) MBA (Business Admin.)

Alexander Thomas Wilbanks '09

College of Agriculture (Agricultural Business & Economics)