The Young Alumni Council service projects in the community

Young Alumni Council (YAC)

North Carolina A&T State University Young Alumni Council Roles & Responsibilities


Purpose: The Young Alumni Council (YAC) serves as change agents who understand the mission, vision, and goals of the university by assisting with bridging the gap between the University and young alumni through awareness, connection, and involvement.

Mission: To create a pipeline of more engaged young alumni for a lifetime.

YACs aim is to assist in the areas of professional development, networking, community service, and philanthropy. Within the board, there are nine regional representatives who will assist with program planning with their committee members for young alumni living in Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, District of Columbia/Maryland/Virginia, Greensboro, New York/New Jersey, Raleigh/Durham, Texas, Tidewater/Richmond.


Council Members:

Radiah Pinckney '97


Toni Elam '12 & '15

Vice Chair

Marcus Bass '10

Council Member Representative 

Anthony Stevens '09 

Philanthropy Chair 

Ryale Grier '13

Regional Representative (Atlanta)

Chanale Propst '12

Regional Representative (Charlotte)

Leah Ford '06

Regional Representative (Greensboro)

Connnell Smallwood '05

Regional Representative (Raleigh/Durham)


Regional Representative (Chicago)


Regional Representative (New York/New Jersey)


Regional Representative (District of Columbia/Maryland/Virginia)  


Regional Representative (Texas)


Regional Representative (Tidewater/Richmond)


If you are interested in serving on the Young Alumni Council, please complete the Young Alumni Council Interest Form.

If you have any questions, email