Senior Associate Director of Alumni Affairs
Sheila joined the Alumni Association in 2001 as an advancement associate for the new School of Applied Sciences. In 2008, she was named senior associate director of Alumni Affairs. She serves as director of alumni activities for the Schools of Applied Sciences and Education. Her responsibilities include coordinating fundraising efforts with the deans and maintaining contact with the graduates and friends of those schools. She also assists with general Alumni Association activities and serves as the adviser for the Student Alumni Council. Sheila served as interim executive director of Alumni Affairs from March 2015 to March 2016.
A Jackson native, Sheila graduated from Ole Miss in 1975 with a bachelor’s degree in education, and she spent several years working as director of district operations for a statewide non-profit organization before returning to her alma mater. Sheila enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. She has two children, Matt (BAccy, 01, MTax, 02) and Sarah Kathryn (BFA 03) and five grandchildren.