Emily Echols joined the Alumni staff in June 2000 as administrative secretary. She moved to the Equal Opportunity office on campus in 2003, but returned to Alumni Affairs in 2004. She was promoted to Executive Assistant in January 2009.
Her duties include assisting the Executive Director, organizing Alumni Association board meetings, maintaining the department’s personnel records, processing payroll and planning events such as various Homecoming activities and the Homecoming Awards Day Ceremony.
Emily graduated from Ole Miss in 2013 with a bachelor of arts in sociology and with a masters in higher education and student personnel in 2017. Originally from New Albany, she lives in Oxford with her husband, Jeff, and their six children, Sasha, Katie, Patrick, Aurora, Hayden, and Colin. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling, spending time with family and friends and watching Ole Miss football.