Ambassadors

2016-2017 Honors Ambassadors

Social Chair

Alexis Aleman

 

Sophomore

Biochemistry

New Orleans, LA

Alexis L Aleman

 

Fun Facts:


  • Adopted my dog after meeting him at the HC
  • Met entire Sherlock cast while abroad in London

 

Shelby Auer

 

Senior

Kinesiotherapy

Mobile, AL

Shelby Elizabeth Auer

 

Fun Facts:


  • Dual citizenship; my other nationality is Australian
  • Traveled to 10 different countries and 28 US states

Development Advisory Chair

Nathan Barron

 

Senior

Political Science

Olive Branch, MS

Nathan Barron

 

Fun Facts:


  • Perfected the "boo" yell from the Princess Bride (I only do it at sporting events) 
  • Can read, though I prefer to not demonstrate often

 

Sara Bibbs

 

Junior

Child Development

Jackson, MS

Sara F Bibbs

 

Fun Facts:


  • Love teaching children to read
  • Can cook some awesome brownies and cheesecake

 

Erin Briana Blackledge

 

Senior

Political Science
History

Taylorsville, MS

Erin Briana Blackledge

 

Fun Facts:


  • Studied abroad twice: once in the UK, once in Spain
  • In the 4th grade, a mime performed my short story

Philanthropy Chair

Amanda Blanchard

 

Sophomore

Psychology

Harahan, LA

Amanda Marie Blanchard

 

Fun Facts:


  • Flew an airplane when I was 14 (as in piloted)
  • Co-created "It's On Us" campaign video last year; can't wait to work on campaign again!

 

Sarah Boozer

 

Senior

Biology

Pearl, MS

Sarah Jean Boozer

 

Fun Facts:


  • Teaching assistant in the Biology department
  • Recently fostered a sweet stray for six months

 

Cameron Cloud

 

Sophomore

Biological Sciences
Communication Studies

Hattiesburg, MS

Cameron Alexander Cloud

 

Fun Facts:


  • Have an album on iTunes
  • Can cook a mean dish of Asparagus

 

Delaney Clouse

 

Junior

Polymer Science

St. Louis, MO

Delaney Clouse

 

Fun Facts:


  • Security Printing & Anti-Counterfeiting Technology internship in South Dakota
  • Self-proclaimed makeup addict

Public Relations Chair

Charli Cubbage

 

Sophomore

Communication Studies

Lucedale, MS

Charli Elizabeth Cubbage

 

Fun Facts:


  • Dancer since age 1 
  • Recently Competed in Miss Missisippi 

 

John Davenport

 

Senior

Kinesiology (Exercise Science)

Hattiesburg, MS

John Davenport

 

Fun Facts:


  • Have visited 17 different countries
  • Teach a cardio drumming fitness class called "POUND"

 

Hannah Dean

 

Sophomore

Elementary Education

Hattiesburg, MS

Hannah E. Dean

 

Fun Facts:


  • Professional shopper for plus sized women. 
  • Recently laid laminate floor down in the living room of my house #multitalented

 

Ariel Elliott

 

Junior

Criminal Justice

Snell, MS

Ariel Elliott

 

Fun Facts:


  • Am a published writer

 

Sam Gearhart

 

Junior

Biochemistry

Clinton, MS

Samuel Gearhart

 

Fun Facts:


  • Have inspected sewer systems for the past five years
  • Own a Siberian Husky that enjoys complex conversation

 

Terrie Jackson

 

Junior

Kinesiology (Exercise Science)

Slidell, LA

Terrie Lane Jackson

 

Fun Facts:


  • Was a Southern Miss cheerleader! 
  • Ran my first half-marathon in February (actually ran whole thing without stopping) 

Keystone Chair

Jacqie Johnson

 

Senior

Psychology
Social Work

Hattiesburg, MS

Jacquelynn Elizabeth-Sidnie Johnson

 

Fun Facts:


  • Has poems published 
  • Volunteered for two years with The Boys and Girls Club 

 

Michelle Le

 

Sophomore

Marketing

St. Martin, MS

Michelle Quyen Le

 

Fun Facts:


  • Competed in Public Speaking nationally three times! 
  • Like desserts and sweets way more than I should

 

Hanna Lester

 

Junior

Forensic Science (Biology)

Magee, MS

Hanna Nicole Lester

 

Fun Facts:


  • Self employed as a birthday party princess 
  • Recently competed in Mississippi Miss Hospitality and made top ten

President

Michael McDonald

 

Junior

Anthropology
Paralegal Studies (Pre-Law)

Lucedale, MS

Michael McDonald

 

Fun Facts:


  • Love bringing out the leader in the people around me
  • Attended Queen Elizabeth's 90th Birthday Jubilee in London this past summer

 

Janine Nowak

 

Senior

Polymer Science & Engineering

Gulfport, MS

Janine Nowak

 

Fun Facts:


  • Am a book blogger
  • Adopted a beagle puppy this summer

 

Lauren Parker

 

Sophomore

Speech Pathology and Audiology

Hometown

Lauren Ruth Parker

 

Fun Facts:


  • Worked as a counselor at a camp in Texas this past summer
  • Have visited 9 countries!

Secretary

Laura Pazos

 

Junior

Biology

Pearl River, MS

Laura Pazos

 

Fun Facts:


  • Identical twin
  • A llama spit on me on my 11th birthday :)

Recruitment Chair

Maya Rex

 

Junior

Philosophy

Ocean Springs, MS

Maya Alyse Rex

 

Fun Facts:


  • Played piano for ten years and I love all things artistic/creative 
  • Am a professional singer who only performs in the car and shower

 

Obrie Scarbrough

 

Sophomore

Biological Sciences

Laurel, MS

Obrie Scarbrough

 

Fun Facts:


  • Am an avid outdoorsman. 
  • Can break anything, usually without trying...

 

Tally Shaw

 

Junior

Accounting

Gulfport, MS

Tally T Shaw

 

Fun Facts:


  • Over three collective hours of aerial zip lining experience  
  • Equipment manager for USM quarterback in Freshman year (before touching a football)

 

Anastasia Walrod

 

Sophomore

Public Health

Pass Christian, MS

Anastasia Katherine Walrod

 

Fun Facts:


  • Have worked at a specialty olive oil and vinegar store for 2 years
  • Seem to have accidentally adopted a pet raccoon

 

Amelia Watson

 

Sophomore

Nutrition and Dietetics

Mobile, AL

Amelia Ruth Watson

 

Fun Facts:


  • Singer 
  • Vegetarian

Vice President

Rachel Williamson

 

Junior

Accounting

Columbia, MS

Rachel Elizabeth Williamson

 

Fun Facts:


  • In my spare time, I like to draw, sing, and dance