Young Alumni Council

Below is a snapshot of the 2021 Young Alumni Council’s composition. The 30-member council represents a variety of colleges/schools, graduation years and geographic locations.

The council’s primary mission is to support the goals and mission of the Auburn Alumni Association specifically on matters pertaining to young alumni.

State icon to represent the number of states involved in the Young Alumni and Black Alumni Councils
Represented from
10 states
Young alumni consist of 15 schools and Black Alumni consist of 7 schools
Consists of
6 college/schools
Young alumni consists of grads from 2001 - 2019. Black Alumni graduates fro 1977 - 2019
Graduates from
2003 – 2019
icon of users representing Young alumni council has 25 total members. Black Alumni Council has 10 members
30 members

2021 Young Alumni Council Members

  • Apollos Abercrombie ’16
  • Rachel Anderson ’11
  • Ryan Bell ’18
  • Kelsey Bickett ’13
  • Dane Block ’19
  • Olivia Bradford ’12
  • Jacqueline Chandler ’18
  • Rodmesia Clarke ’08
  • Brittani DeLoach ’12
  • Eric Dunlap ’06
  • Kelly East ’07
  • Trey Fields ’17
  • Jennifer Geeker ’16
  • Rebecca Harris ’12
  • Davis “Brock” Hendon ’18
  • Caitlin Holland ’08
  • Duriel Holley ’03
  • Anne Hopton-Jones ’07
  • Isaac “Jay” James ’15
  • Natalie Kelly ’05
  • Adam Keeshan ’08
  • Richard Lammons ’10
  • Kyle Marchuk ’15
  • Landon Nast ’07
  • Burgoyne McClendon ’13
  • Mark Porth ’11
  • Justin Saia ’08
  • Anne Sanford ’07
  • Herman Turner Jr. ’04
  • Natalie Walker ’16

Meet The Young Alumni Council Members

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Young Alumni Stories

Read profiles of Auburn’s young alumni and professionals below

  • The X's and O's with Adam Richelieu '13
  • Bringing a Legacy to Life: Lauren Duke Patterson ’11
  • Jim Morton '91: Out in the Wild with "Naked & Afraid"
  • Kelsey Davis '14: Uncovering Corruption, Achieving a Dream
  • Casey Wright '16: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty
  • Jason Howk ’00: U.S. Veteran Promotes Understanding of Islam
  • Chef Matt Pace '07: Cooking Up Success
  • Jesica Ahlberg '14: From Miss Alabama to Acting to K-Pop and Back
  • Steve Sartain '98: Forming A Community For Veterans Down Under
  • Shannon Ray '12: Digitizing the World of Life Insurance
  • Julia Murphy '18: From Graduating to Emmy-Winning
  • Jason Garnier ’97: Pilot By Day, Land Rover Restorer By Night
  • Raven McCutchen ’10: Spreading Her Wings From the Nest
  • Jeff Thompson
    Jeff Thompson '06: Bringing Theater to Rural Alabama
  • Kelli Crabtree '17: Saving the Skyline
  • Danielle Faircloth '12: Making the Abstract a Reality
  • Emily Gaines ’15: Running to Success
  • Rick Hayley ’18: Sports to Sales
  • Nathan Lundquist '17: From Cadet to Lieutenant
  • Shelby Taylor '16: Packing Her Bags For A Career
  • Erin Jones '12: Fashion for a Statement
  • Carol Linde '15: World Traveler
  • Jack Stripling '01: A Love for Writing Goes a Long Way
  • Jonathan Mitchell '13: From Auburn to Space
  • John Gannon Padgett '18: Cost-effective in New York
  • with Ronald McDonald
    Catherine Stapleton '15: From Corporate to Non-Profit
  • Abby Hinson '17: Designing Second Chances
  • Pursuing Your Passion: Charlsie Etheredge '18
  • Hunter Parker ’16: Making Science Come to Life
  • Drake Pooley '16: Experiencing the World Through Global Consulting

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