Jalete  Nelms
Administrative Assistant
Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
Counseling Services & Wellness Programs
Office: Beeson Hall 203
Email: jjosephn@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-4083
Jalete Nelms joined the staff at Samford University in the Fall of 2011. Jalete previously served as a District Press Representative for the US House of Representatives, a Communications Manager with the JCCEO, and as a Communications Coordinator for Southern Progress Corporation.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Speech from the University of Montevallo where she currently serves as Vice President of Awards on the UM Alumni Board. Jalete is currently pursuing a Master’s in Business Administration at Samford. Jalete maintains the day-to-day administrative duties in Campus Recreation which includes supervising payroll for 75 plus student workers.

In the community Jalete is active with the Homewood City Schools Foundation, the Homewood High School Band, the Vestry at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and a volunteer with several sports teams in the Homewood and Birmingham School Systems. Jalete is a native of Birmingham, Alabama and resides in Homewood.