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ASU Foundation, Inc.

The Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, affiliated organization that aids the University in promoting educational and cultural welfare, developing and expanding facilities, and facilitating studies, research, and other academic pursuits.

The Foundation was chartered over 45 years ago, on August 27, 1973, and gained 501(c)3 status the following year. Over the past four decades, the Foundation has protected and grown its assets thanks to the generous contributions of those who believe in the mission of Alcorn State University.

Executive Committee Term
Mr. Robert D. Gage IV, Chairman 3-Year
Mr. James Biglane, Vice Chairman 3-Year
Dr. Cassandra Vaughn '84, Treasurer 3-Year
Board of Directors
Dr. Charlie Bridges ’74 2-year
Mrs. Jessica Hayes-William ‘76 1-year
Mr. Nathaniel Hughes ‘79 1-year
Vacant 2-year
Dr. Jessie E. McGee ’68 3-year
Ms. Carla Kirkland '86 3-year
Mr. Anthony Tuggle '93 2-year
Mr. Wilbert L. Jones '73 1-year
Vacant 3-year
Dr. Anthony Newman '94 3-year
Dr. Shelby Wilkes ’71, Secretary 3-year
Dr. Felecia M. Nave '96, President, Alcorn State University
Mr. Marcus D. Ward '00, Executive Director, ASU Foundation, Inc.


Feel free to contact any member of the Institutional Advancement staff to learn more about and to support the "Always Alcorn" Annual Fund Campaign.

Mr. Marcus D. Ward '00
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Executive Director, Alcorn State University Foundation, Inc.

Phone: 601-877-6296

Mr. Casey Mock '13
Finance & Accounting Manager, Alcorn State University Foundation, Inc.
Phone: 601-877-6693