Active Bloggers

Reggie Culpepper Reggie Culpepper
Clark Atlanta University class of 1998
Kennedy Williams Kennedy Williams
Spelman College class of 2020
HBCU CONNECT HBCU CONNECT
Central State University class of 1995
Elynor Moss Elynor Moss
North Carolina Central University class of 2003
Kamal Imani Kamal Imani
New York Inst of Tech class of 1997
Dixie Somers Dixie Somers
Other College... class of 2004
Nicole Rankine Nicole Rankine
University of Georgia class of 2000
Will Moss Will Moss
Hampton University class of 1995
Robert Walker Robert Walker
class of

Tuskeegee University's Board Announces Election of Natalie Knight ’01 as Alumni Trustee

Tuskeegee University
Posted By: Kennedy Williams on June 27, 2022

The Tuskegee University Board of Trustees ratified the election of Natalie Diana Knight ’01 as the university’s new alumni trustee. The board’s action makes Knight’s tenure on the board immediate. Her term will continue through spring 2025.

Knight earned a bachelor’s degree in plant and soil science and is Director of State and Local Government Relations for Impact Public Affairs in Atlanta, Georgia. She has over 20 years of experience in public and private sectors in the agriculture, finance, water, and wastewater industries. Prior to her current role, she served as the Metro Atlanta Client Service Leader and Government Relations Director for Barge Design Solutions, Southeast Regional, and Government Relations Director at CH2M/Jacobs Engineering. She spent 12 years with the City of Atlanta in the Department of Watershed Management, the Mayor’s Office, and the Department of Finance.



“We look forward to Trustee Knight’s service on the Board of Trustees and the perspective she will bring to our decision-making. Not only is she a native of Tuskegee, but she also brings subject matter expertise in local and regional development through her experiences with the City of Atlanta and other municipalities,” said Board of Trustees Chair Norma Clayton.

“It is an honor to join the Board of Trustees as the Alumni Representative. I intend to bring my expertise to the body to move forward towards realizing our infrastructure development goals, building relationships with corporate and government partners, and nurturing engagement with alumni,” said Knight.

Knight fills the alumni trustee seat previously held by Clinton Timothy Branner II ‘90. “We appreciate and thank Trustee Branner for his dedication and commitment to Tuskegee University,” Clayton said. “We look forward to his continued service and support.”

For more information about the Board of Trustees, visit http://www.tuskegee.edu/trustees



SOURCE Tuskeegee University
If you enjoyed this article, Join HBCU CONNECT today for similar content and opportunities via email!
Comments
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
Dr. Ashton Cleveland Announced as New Vice President for Student Affairs at Shaw University
SAU to Launch First HBCU Ultimate Team in the Country
Stillman Named Champions of Character Five-Star Institution
Talladega College names Dr. Barbara J. Johnson Executive Vice President
Virginia Union University Appoints Tunesha Witcher as Director of VUU Global and Online Learning
XULA Picked No. 1 in RRAC Preseason Coaches Poll
Latest News
Alabama State University Vice President Wins National HBCU Advancement Leadership Award

Alabama State University Vice President Wins National HBCU Advancement Leadership Award

By Kenneth Mullinax/ASU Alabama State University's vice president for the division of Marketing and Strategic Communications - Lois Russell - brought home a top award and accolades from the 2022 HB ...more
Reggie Culpepper • 51 Views • August 11th, 2022
Dr. Ashton Cleveland Announced as New Vice President for Student Affairs at Shaw University

Dr. Ashton Cleveland Announced as New Vice President for Student Affairs at Shaw University

Shaw University announced Dr. Ashton Cleveland as its new Vice President for Student Affairs. Cleveland is originally from Miami, Florida, and holds an M.Ed. from UCLA, a J.D. from the University of F ...more
Kennedy Williams • 107 Views • August 11th, 2022
SAU to Launch First HBCU Ultimate Team in the Country

SAU to Launch First HBCU Ultimate Team in the Country

Saint Augustine­’s University (SAU) will field the first HBCU Ultimate team in the country in the Fall of 2022. Dr. Mark Janas, a professor in the Accreditation Council for Schools and Business Progra ...more
Kennedy Williams • 69 Views • August 11th, 2022
Stillman Named Champions of Character Five-Star Institution

Stillman Named Champions of Character Five-Star Institution

Stillman College has been named an NAIA Champions of Character Five-Star Silver Award winner for 2021-2022, the national office announced July 28. It is Stilman's second Champions of Character Five-S ...more
Kennedy Williams • 67 Views • August 11th, 2022
Talladega College names Dr. Barbara J. Johnson Executive Vice President

Talladega College names Dr. Barbara J. Johnson Executive Vice President

Talladega College President Dr. Gregory Vincent has appointed Dr. Barbara J. Johnson as the institution’s executive vice president and provost effective July 19, 2022. Dr. Johnson will also hold the ...more
Kennedy Williams • 58 Views • August 11th, 2022
Popular News
Louisiana Upholds Life Sentence to Black Man For Stealing Hedge Trimmers in 1997

Louisiana Upholds Life Sentence to Black Man For Stealing Hedge Trimmers in 1997

While this may not be HBCU related news, as an AFrican American male, I had to share this appalling decision by the Louisiana court system to keep a man in jail with a life sentence for such a petty c ...more
Will Moss • 386,794 Views • August 6th, 2020
Apple to Invest over $40 Million Dollars into HBCUs - Time to major in Computer Science!!!

Apple to Invest over $40 Million Dollars into HBCUs - Time to major in Computer Science!!!

On Tuesday Johnny C. Taylor, President and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund stopped by “NewsOne Now” to make a major announcement that could literally change the lives of thousands of HBCU st ...more
Will Moss • 118,675 Views • March 11th, 2015
Blonde Instagram Model Goes Viral for Graduating from HBCU and Pledging Delta Sigma Theta!

Blonde Instagram Model Goes Viral for Graduating from HBCU and Pledging Delta Sigma Theta!

A blonde woman is going viral this morning, for graduating from A Historically Black College while pledging a Black sorority, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated. @Blonde_HBCU The woman, an IG ...more
Will Moss • 111,482 Views • November 30th, 2020
Kamala Harris Promises to Forgive Student Loan Debt for HBCU Graduates

Kamala Harris Promises to Forgive Student Loan Debt for HBCU Graduates

Harris promises to offer free tuition for low-income students at public and historically Black colleges Democratic VP candidate also pledges to forgive student-loan debt for HBCU graduates who earn ...more
Will Moss • 72,422 Views • September 10th, 2020
Black Billionaire Robert F. Smith to  Donate $50 Million to Support STEM Students at HBCUs

Black Billionaire Robert F. Smith to Donate $50 Million to Support STEM Students at HBCUs

The Student Freedom Initiative announced today a $50 million personal gift from Robert F. Smith, philanthropist and Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners. This gift matches the initial fu ...more
Will Moss • 72,240 Views • October 22nd, 2020
Please Give Us a Like on Facebook!