Alumni Board

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. Alumni board members serve 3-year terms.

Alumni Board Members


Chair: Gerry Hutchinson ’76, Stone Mountain, GA
Vice Chair: Justin Gragg ’12, Winston-Salem, NC
Secretary: Terry Chavis ’14, Greensboro, NC
Past Chair: Kellye Ratcliff ’86, Simpsonville, SC

Ex-officio Member

Director of Alumni Relations: Leigh Allen Guth ’90

Term Expires December 31, 2024

Rodney Borders ’88, Shelby, NC
Terry Chavis ’14, Greensboro, NC
Whitney Davis ’98, Bryson City, NC
Bobby Dean Franklin ’67, Chuckey, TN
Kile Garrett ’13, Brentwood, TN
Derek Hodges ’04, Sevierville, TN
Kelly Holdway ’02, Greer, SC
Kellye Ratcliff ’86, Simpsonville, SC
Amy West ’19, Cherokee, NC

Term Expires December 31, 2025

Brady Adcock ’13, Wendell, NC
Becky Costner ’69, Leicester, NC
Savannah Creasman ’17, Etowah, NC
Major Duckett ’14, Clayton, NC
Maria Hickman ’02, Columbia, SC
Leanne Luttrell ’90, Mars Hill, NC
Stanley Wheless ’96, Asheville, NC

Term Expires December 31, 2026

Kiel Bollero ’14, Charlotte, NC
Justin Gragg ’12, Winston-Salem, NC
Gretchen Green ’96, Mars Hill, NC
Monnie Griggs ’94, Bahama, NC
Charles Harbison ’95, Charlotte, NC
Gerry Hutchinson ’76, Stone Mountain, GA
Amanda Lambert ’11, Pisgah Forest, NC
Darryl Norton ’80, Mars Hill, NC
Carlos Oyaga ’12, Durham, NC
Amy Saalweachter ’94, Lewisville, NC
Rick Sauer ’87, Peachtree City, GA
C.J. Tate ’13, Sevierville, TN
Mari Wiles ’84, Conway, NC
Meredith Wilson ’22, Asheville, NC


Members serve 3-year terms
Updated 02/22/2024

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