Thelma Mays joined the Alumni Association team in 1996 as senior secretary and now serves as the receptionist. Born and raised in Hawaii, Thelma came to Mississippi in 1967.
She has a daughter, Shannon, and two grandchildren, Michael and Ashley.
Aside from spending time with her family, Thelma is an avid reader and can usually be found with her nose in a book. Her other interests include sewing and crocheting.