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 Julie Taylor, the wife of Samford’s president, Dr. Beck Taylor. Sharon Smith serves as the director of development, and Aimee Dykes lends vital support as assistant director for the organization.

Executive Committee

Legacy League executive committee

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 – Kathy Clay
Vice President for Communication – Julie Davis
Vice President for Membership – Jan Cobb
Vice President for Programs – Katie Hughes
Vice President for Student Scholarship & Support – Julie Cundiff
Recording Secretary - Nancy Tribble
Treasurer – Phyllis Crocker
Junior Board President – Mandy Jayne Antwine
Immediate Past President – Harriet Williams

Fundraising Event Chairs

Christmas Home Tour – Lisbeth Cease and Terre Currey
Scholarship Luncheon – Karen Carlisle
Scholarship Celebration – Paula Gossett 

Executive Director – Julie Taylor
Director of Development – Sharon Smith

Board of Directors

Board of Directors

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 – Kathy Clay
Vice President for Communication – Julie Davis
Vice President for Membership – Jan Cobb
Vice President for Programs – Katie Hughes
Vice President for Student Scholarship & Support – Julie Cundiff
Recording Secretary - Nancy Tribble
Treasurer – Phyllis Crocker
Junior Board President – Mandy Jayne Antwine
Immediate Past President – Harriet Williams

Fundraising Event Chairs

Christmas Home Tour – Lisbeth Cease and Terre Currey
Scholarship Luncheon – Karen Carlisle
Scholarship Celebration – Paula Gossett 

Executive Director – Julie Taylor
Director of Development – Sharon Smith

Committee Chairs

Communication

Historical – Connie Clark
Newsletter – Kathryn Woodruff
Public Relations – Inga Clum
Yearbook – Kathy Finch

Membership

Birthdays – Angie Harris
Member Care – Dianne Booth
Recruitment – Rhonda Orr

Programs

Greeters – Cindy Hardy
Registration – Vanetta Newton

Student Scholarship and Support

International Student Care – Cynthia Watts
Scholarship – Penny Kimrey
Scholarship Recipient Care – Jan Service

At Large Members

Vickie Griffith
Sheree Hall
Christy McKiernan

Junior Board

junior board

The Junior Board plans and executes special events and volunteer opportunities tailored to the interests and availability of members ages 40 and under.  Past special events include a Family Movie Night and workshops in modern calligraphy, cookie-decorating and floral arranging.  Junior members are also encouraged to participate in traditional Legacy League events, including the Christmas Home Tour, as their schedules allow. 

2021-22 Junior Board

 President Lilla Bea (Granger) McMullan 
Immediate Past President Mandy Jayne (Stanley) Antwine