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        Young Alumni Council

        The Harbert College of Business Young Alumni Council works to inspire community, connection and commitment:  

        • community with fellow alumni and friends of the college,
        • connection through engagement events and opportunities and
        • commitment to the future of the college through philanthropy.

        Comprised of graduates from across the country, the Young Alumni Council provides support in the continuous development of the Harbert College of Business. Coordinated efforts between the Auburn Alumni Association Young Alumni Council, Harbert College of Business and Young Alumni Council create consistent messaging and communication of information to encourage engagement, mentorship and philanthropy among young Harbert alumni around the world. 

        Initiatives

        The Young Alumni Council is supported by 3 working committees that support the following initiatives.

        Alumni Engagement

        To better support and facilitate connection among young alumni, the council organizes annual gatherings throughout the country.

        Student Support

        Auburn Connects is the student to alumni mentorship platform and is the key point of connection for our council members to connect alumni back to the student population.

        Philanthropy

        Young Alumni Council members support the college’s annual giving program, specifically promoting and recruiting for Hundred for Harbert.

        Council Year

        Council members serve during the council year from June 1 to May 31.

        Young Alumni Council Eligibility

        • Harbert College of Business graduate 40 years of age or younger
        • Two years post undergraduate graduation by start of council year (June 1)
        • Hundred for Harbert donor ($8.33/monthly)
        • Auburn Connects mentor

        Application Process

        Nominations and applications for the Young Alumni Council are open each year March 1 – May 1. The following items must be submitted by May 1st for consideration of the upcoming council year to begin June 1.

        1. Candidate Application (submissions received after May 1 will be considered for next year’s applications)
        2. Letter of Recommendation
        3. Professional Resume

        Council Member Expectations

        • Successfully serve a three-year term (beginning June 1), with a possibility to serve a second term typically reserved for leadership
        • Attend two annual meetings (Fall & Spring) on campus in Auburn
        • Participate on assigned committee by attending meetings, participating on conference or Zoom calls, etc
        • Actively engage with your Harbert Connects mentee
        • Support Harbert College initiatives and priorities of the Dean within your company and/or community
        • Act as alumni ambassador at various college and university events

        Meet the Young Alumni Council

        Josh Anders

        Josh Anders, '18
        UHY Consulting

        Kathryn Blythe

        Kathryn Blythe, '14
        Amazon Web Services

        Brock Collier

        Brock Collier, '13
        Regions Bank

        Brandon Cummings

        Brandon Cummings, '15
        Doster Construction

        Nic Ginn

        Nic Ginn, '12 & '14
        BlackRock

        Hallie Hunt

        Hallie Hunt, '20 & '21
        EY

        Nick Jackson

        Nick Jackson ,'17
        The Finley Firm, P.C.

        Kerrie Keeesee

        Kerrie Keesee, '11
        PCI Productions

        Carlita Lett-Blade

        Carlita Lett-Blades, '12 & '13
        Google

        Trey Lowe

        Trey Lowe, '11
        Great Dane Trailers

        Hallie Mauldin

        Hallie Mauldin, '17
        Bank Independent

        Jordan Eva Mavrakos

        Jordan Eva Mavrakos, '17
        MFP Financial Services

        Tommy Miller

        Tommy Miller, '16
        KPMG LLP

        David Monte

        David Monte, '17 & '18
        EY

        Meghan Nicholas

        Meghan Nicholas, '12
        Peloton Interactive

        Madison Noakes

        Madison Noakes, '20
        Chick-fil-A, Inc.

        Will Ousley

        Will Ousely, '17 & '18
        Vaco

        Ben Peterman

        Ben Peterman, '13
        UPS

        Carly Peters

        Carly Peters, '14 & '15
        Deloitte

        Blake So'Brien

        Blake So'Brien, '15
        Capgemini America, Inc.

        Kevin Sommers

        Kevin Sommers, '18
        Surgical Care Affiliates

        Tripp Spain

        Tripp Spain, '17
        BeneTech Administrators

        AJ Stanley

        AJ Stanley, '20
        EY

        Timothy Strader

        Timothy Strader, '18
        J.P. Morgan Private Bank

        Natalie Walker

        Natalie Walker, '16
        Meta/Facebook

        Ross Winkler

        Ross Winkler, '11
        Winkler Public Relations

        Contact Us

         
        Emma Johnson

        Emma Johnson

        Director of Alumni & Community Relations