Meet Melanie Jones , VP of External Affairs
Melanie Gabrielle Jones (May 13, 1993) is a junior, majoring in Journalism and Mass Communications, with a concentration in Broadcast Productions. She aspires to be a professional film director and/or producer. She was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina to Jimmy and Cassandra Jones but was raised in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Melanie is one of six children and being the eldest daughter, she works hard to set a positive example for her younger siblings. Melanie's obligations also include the Business Manager role for the Ayantee Yearbook Organization. In her spare time, she enjoys singing and has been since she first discovered her voice at nine years old. Currently, she sings in the campus entertainment troupe, Couture Productions. Her other past times include dancing, editing, writing, and playing the piano.
Melanie's position in the Student Government Organization is the Vice President of External Affairs. The Vice President of External Affairs focuses on external activities held on campus. These activities include celebrity guests, concerts, community service projects, vendors, and other various events. During the 2013-2014 academic year, Melanie hopes to bring an immense amount of fun and service to this illustrious university. She hopes that this opportunity will strengthen her vastly in her major and her networking skills.