Honorees

The 2017 Honorees

The 2017 Forty Under 40 Honorees were recognized and celebrated at the Forty Under 40 Alumni Awards Gala held on Saturday, April 8th, 2017. Family, friends, and fellow alumni gathered to honor WSSU's "40 Under 40" Class of 2017. Forty distinguished young alumni, who are making exceptional contributions to their professional fields and their communities, were celebrated during this special occasion. The honorees raised monies which will be used to support student scholarships at WSSU. Special thanks to the 40 under 40 committee for their tremendous leadership in this effort.

Dr. Tamika L. Anderson | Class of 1999

Ms. Alexis N. Benton | Class of 2008

Mrs. De’vine M. Bowers | Class of 2006

Dr. Kimberly J. Bryant | Class of 2010

Ms. Alisha N. Byrd | Class of 1999

Mr. Demond P. Cureton | Class of 2004

Ms. Felisha D. Davis | Class of 2004

Ms. Kiana E. Davis | Class of 2004

Mr. Kristopher T. Ferguson | Class of 2008

Dr. Timothy l. Freeman | Class of 2001

Dr. Devyn D. Gillette | Class of 2010

Mr. Johnathan M. Hamiel | Class of 2003

Mr. Derrick K. Hargrove | Class of 2001

Mr. Roderick J. Howard | Class of 2012

Mr. Zack T. James, Jr. | Class of 2003

Mr. Marques E. Johnson | Class of 2004

Mr. Andrew Z. Jones | Class of 2008

Mr. Quintin R. Jones | Class of 2009

Dr. Clifton J. Kenon, Jr. | Class of 2009

Ms. Janell J. Lewis | Class of 2004

Dr. Cheraton F. Love | Class of 2005

Mrs. Miah Manns | Class of 2008

Major (ret.) Tara H. McAdoo | Class of 2004

Mrs. Sherri Mccormick-Smith | Class of 2001

Mr. Jonathan Murray | Class of 2004

Ms. Krystle I. Myers | Class of 2004

Ms. Chevonna l. Nimmons | Class of 2001

Ms. Tierra M. Parsons | Class of 2005

Mr. J. Chad Perry | Class of 2004

Dr. Jason l. Perry | Class of 2005

Ms. Ladia J. Rutledge | Class of 2007

Mr. Marcus A. Small | Class of 2006

Mr. Jeremy D. Strayhorn | Class of 2005

Ms. Aniya N. Sutton | Class of 2006

Mrs. Kristen Talley-Riley | Class of 2004

Mrs. Shenequa Thomas-Corbett | Class of 2005

Mrs. Sharon N. Toguchi | Class of 2002

Mrs. Nesheila C. Washington | Class of 2002

Mr. Juston R. White | Class of 2003

Ms. Thesha Woodley | Class of 2007