Alumni Board

The purpose of this board shall be to promote the general welfare and effectiveness of Mars Hill University by preserving and furthering the mission of MHU; maintaining and strengthening connections with alumni; serving as alumni representatives to the university administration and trustees; and encouraging and promoting alumni participation in MHU activities.


President: Kellye Smith Ratcliff '86
Vice President:
Julian Cuthbertson '08
Hal Messick '88

Ex Officio Members

Director of Alumni Relations: John Chastain '02

Term Expires 2017

Carter Benge '14
Janis Elam Blackwell '68
Greta Byrd '88
Louis Cox '67
Sally Greenstock '74
Hal Messick '88
Amanda Orders '04
Lillian Rhudy '61
Bernard Steadman '87
Eddie Waddell '87
Kim Waddell Wilson '98

Term Expires 2018

Terry Chavis ’14
Kelly Holdway’02