As a volunteer organization, the Legacy League is governed by elected and appointed officers who work under the guidelines adopted in our bylaws. The Legacy League leadership is comprised of an executive committee, a board of directors and a junior board, whose members are listed below. The executive director of the organization is Dr. Jeanna Westmoreland, the wife of Samford’s president, Dr. Andrew Westmoreland. The director of development, a member of the Samford University staff, is Sharon Smith. Allison Strickland lends vital support as a part-time assistant director for the organization.

Executive Committee

Legacy League leadership

The Legacy League’s Executive Committee includes the president, four vice presidents, the treasurer, the fundraising event chairs, the immediate past president, the executive director and the director of development.

Elected Officers

President – Harriet Williams
President-elect – Kathy Clay
Vice President for Communication/Recording Secretary – Melinda Mitchell
Vice President for Membership – Jan Cobb
Vice President for Programs – Karen Carlisle
Vice President for Student Scholarship & Support – Julie Cundiff
Treasurer – Phyllis Crocker
Immediate Past President – Kathryn Woodruff
Junior Board President – Mandy Jayne Antwine

Fundraising Event Chairs

Christmas Home Tour – Lisbeth Cease and Terre Currey
Scholarship Luncheon – Vickie Griffith
Scholarship Celebration – Paula Gossett and Stacy Hall

Executive Director – Jeanna Westmoreland
Director of Development – Sharon Smith

Board of Directors

Board of Directors Photo

The board of directors includes the president, president-elect, four vice presidents, the treasurer, fundraising event chairs, the immediate past president, the executive director, the director of development plus the committee chairs.

Elected Officers

President – Harriet Williams
President-elect – Kathy Clay
Vice President for Communication/Recording Secretary – Melinda Mitchell
Vice President for Membership – Jan Cobb
Vice President for Programs – Karen Carlisle
Vice President for Student Scholarship & Support – Julie Cundiff
Treasurer – Phyllis Crocker
Immediate Past President – Kathryn Woodruff
Junior Board President – Mandy Jayne Antwine

Fundraising Event Chairs

Christmas Home Tour – Lisbeth Cease and Terre Currey
Scholarship Luncheon – Vickie Griffith
Scholarship Celebration – Paula Gossett and Stacy Hall

Executive Director – Jeanna Westmoreland
Director of Development – Sharon Smith

Committee Chairs

Communication

Newsletter – Kathryn Woodruff
Yearbook – Kathy Finch
Public Relations – Inga Clum
Historical – Annette Meredith

Membership

Member Care – Nancy Tribble
Recruitment – Julie Davis
Birthdays – Eugenia Burch

Programs

Registration – Danna Duncan
Greeters – Cindy Hardy

Student Scholarship and Support

Scholarship – Penny Kimrey
Scholarship Recipient Care – Karen Register
International Student Care – Cynthia Watts

Junior Board

The Legacy League’s Junior Board includes 13 junior members who represent the Legacy League junior membership.

President – Mandy Jayne Antwine
Events Chair – Jenna Sims

  • Gatherings – Julianna Hallman
  • Restaurant Fundraisers – Kasey Bodine

Membership and Recruitment Chair – Jenee Spencer

  • Membership - Lindsay Kessler
  • Recruitment - Sarah Grace Buckley
  • Member Support - Sarah Waller

External Marketing Chair - Brinkley Mebane
Internal Marketing Chair - Sarah Stevens
At-large - Emily Johnson
Secretary - Kasey Strickland
At-large - Laurie Negre