School of Applied Science, School of Engineering, and Grove Society
Torie Marion White joined the Alumni staff in September 2015 and serves as Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs. She is directs the alumni activities for the School of Applied Sciences and School of Engineering. She also works with the Grove Society program, Ben Williams Scholarship program and Black Alumni Advisory Council, Band, Cheer and Rebellettes.
Torie completed her B.S. in Criminal Justice at the University of Mississippi and worked as a probation officer for 13 years. She was the Community Enhancement Coordinator for Visit Oxford prior to joining our staff. In her spare time, Torie serves in a number of volunteer capacities and community leadership roles. She is active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, the Junior Auxiliary of Oxford, V-Rock Productions of Memphis, Oxford-Lafayette Chamber of Commerce Board and Leadership Lafayette Steering Committee Chair. Torie was named Oxford’s 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Ambassador of Year by the Oxford-Lafayette Chamber of Commerce. Originally from Waterford, Torie has lived in Oxford for more than 20 years. She is married to Marcus White (BA 97) and they have three daughters: Ansley, Addison, and Madilyn.