Fayetteville State University National Alumni Association


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The National Alumni Association (NAA) increases the connection alumni have with FSU and provide opportunities allowing alumni to strengthen their bond with the university. Take full advantage of the programs and events that the Alumni Association sponsors and organizes. Our programs provide a great opportunity to connect with fellow alumni, share our common past and maintain a connection to our alma mater.

Connect where you are

Join one of the alumni chapters across the country. Connecting to a chapter will keep you up-to-date on what's happening at our university and will afford you the opportunity to give your input on important issues affecting FSU. Your suggestions are necessary to ensure we can continue to meet the mission of the Alumni Association.

2022 – 2023 Mr/Miss Alumni winner is Linda Regina Horton

Linda Regina Horton

Ms. Linda Regina Horton, a native of Washington, NC is a 2014 graduate of Fayetteville State University, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. She is a member of the Raleigh-Wake FSU Alumni Chapter, serving as the Vice-President.

She is a career Military Officer in the US Army National Guard. In 2001 she deployed to the Baltics in support of the Partnership for Peace Program, and in 2003, she deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. She is currently assigned to the National Guard Bureau in the National Capital Region. Her outstanding achievements are, North Carolina National Guard Association President Award, Numerous Army Awards to include the Army Meritorious Service Medal. She has also made her mark as a trailblazer in being the first in North Carolina to receive the Army National Guard Eagle Rising Award, and the first female Commander of the 440th Army Band. Ms. Horton extends her life beyond the military sector. In her civilian life, she tutors and mentors local students and enjoys participating in read-ins for students and school career day programs.

She received a Master of Science in Management and Leadership and is currently a Doctoral candidate studying Public Administration. She is a member of Kingdom Life Community Church in Washington, NC and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority INC.

She is the daughter of Glenwood & Sue Horton, the mother of Calvin J. Woolard and Brittany M. Woolard and the grandmother of Blake and Carsen Woolard.

Ms. Horton enjoys spending time with family, and participating in community events, traveling, and reading.

Congratulations to the National Alumni Association’s 2022-2023 Alumni Queen, Linda Horton. Our runner-up is Cordelia Howell and Lorenna Garcia-Bochas is our second runner-up.

These Broncos not only made us proud, but they made themselves proud as they collectively raised $63,468.18.

FSUNAA Membership Benefits
  • 1 Complimentary Ticket to attend the Annual Homecoming Alumni & Friends of FSU Cocktail Party
  • Exclusive Invitations to attend Special Events
  • 10% Off in the Bronco Spirit Store (on campus)

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8175 Cliffdale Road, Suite 106
Fayetteville, NC 28314

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Find A FSUNAA Local Chapter


Alumni Gospel Choir

Orlando D. Rone

Orlando D. Rone

Anne Arundel

Lawanda Hawkins

Lawanda Hawkins ’92


Sherrill Lewis

Sherrill Lewis ’76


Hermenia Green

Hermenia Green ’65


Nel Carroll

Nel Carroll ’94

Cheer Phi Smoov

Shamika Peterson Brown

Shamika Peterson Brown ’11

Cumberland County

Dominque Ashley

Dominque Ashley ’17

District of Columbia

Maynard Smith

Maynard Smith ’82


Zacques Gray

Zacques “Zack” Gray ’95

Gold Wayne

Joann Lloyd

Joann Lloyd ’67

Greater Hampton Rd.

Jerry Farrior

Jerry Farrior ’77

Greater New Bern

James Lanier

James Lanier ’70

Greater Richmond & Tri-Cities

James Jackson

James Jackson ’80

Kings & Queens Chapter

Dorothy Hardy

Dorothy Hardy ’64
Chapter President
Kings & Queens Chapter


Preston Boone

Preston Boone ’74

Lower Cape Fear

Brian Wylie

Brian Wylie ’92

Martin County

Clarence Pointe

Clarence Pointe ’76

Military Chapter

James Boles, Jr.

James Boles, Jr. ’90

Miss FSU Alumnae Chapter

Jasmine Bogan

Jasmine Bogan ’16

North Central Florida (NCFA)

Norma Hayward

Norma Hayward ’76

Onslow County

Robert McLean

Robert McLean ’61

Pitt County

David Moody

David Moody ’86


Beverly Simpson-Smith

Beverly Simpson-Smith ’94

Sampson County

Phyllis Carter Goodman

Phyllis Carter Goodman ’17

Triad Greensboro

Athene Daniels

Athene Daniels ’76

Triangle Durham

Chonna Campbell

Chonna Campbell ’97

Vance (VGFW)

Katrina Tunstall

Katrina Tunstall ’99


Vivian Atkinson

Vivian Atkinson ’78

Winston Salem

John Jessup

John Jessup ’64

FSUNAA National Officers
Linda Coley
Linda Coley '76
Mary N. Maultsby
First Vice-President
Mary N. Maultsby '78
Nel Carroll
Second Vice-President
Nel Carroll '94
LeRon Montgomery
LeRon Montgomery '11
Synetheris Nettles
Financial Secretary
Synetheris Nettles '92
Lolita Burney
Recording Secretary
Lolita Burney '92
Nancy Harris
Assistant Secretary
Nancy Harris '70
Linda R. Horton
Ms. National Alumni Queen
Linda R. Horton '14
Carmen Harper
Director of Alumni/Affairs
Carmen Harper, MBA, ECRF
FSUNAA Membership and Contact Information

Join the National Alumni Association!

Connect with a Local Chapters
("Find A FSUNAA Local Chapter" above)

General Membership
$50.00 (Annually)
July 1 - June 30

Life Member
$1,000.00 (one-time payment)

CashApp: $FSUNAA1922

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 507
Hope Mills, NC 28348

For additional information, please contact Raquel Robertson-Frye, '92
FSUNAA Membership Chair at fsunaamembership@gmail.com or Linda C. Coley, '76 FSUNAA National President at lindaccoley54@gmail.com