meet the candidates
National Office - 2019
If Elected President, my plan for DUNAA can be broken down into 3 categories: Strategic planning, partnerships, and leadership academy...Read More.
I want to lead DUNNA in having a stronger voice with university administration and a stronger presence on campus. As President I want to lead the charge in getting involved so that our future alumni will thrive because of their Dillard experience as we have from ours...Read More.
1st Vice President
I believe in the vision and mission of the National Alumni Association. I have the desire to improve the relevancy of the National Alumni Association and its chapters into the future. And, I would like to continue supporting the excellence and heritage of Dillard University and the National Alumni Association...Read More.
□ L Jamel Shaheer '95
Treasurer of the New Orleans Graduate Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma; owner of Mr. Uniform, LLC
2nd Vice President
I wish to serve as the 2nd Vice President of the DUNAA because there is a growing need to strengthen the university through alumni support in all areas. It is my belief that the role of the 2nd Vice President should work to grow the existing alumni chapters while simultaneously developing new chapters...Read More.
Because of the passion that is embedded in me to continue the strong support of our fair Dillard. Membership is where many organizations are strongly upheld. I want to help the continuing effort to promote and the recruitment of Dillard Alumni. With this in mind I plan to create incentives to encourage alum participation and support...Read More.
It's vital for everyone to speak the same "language" and act on one accord in the continued development, promotion, and execution of the legacy of DUNAA. I wish to improve upon the processes we have working and eliminate/scale back those that are obsolete. DUNAA has been, is, and will continue to be relevant to all alums!...Read More.
□ LaQuinta T. Golliday '95
If elected, I pledge to support and ensure that proper procedures and established Parliamentary order in followed, provide Parliamentary notes on our bylaws and Robert's Rules of Order, educate the currently Dillard Students on Parliamentary Procedure, and organize our bylaws and Standard so that they are a cohesive unit.
□ Eric Harris '95
I previously served on the Executive Alumni Committee as Sergeant-At-Arms during the 2015-2017 term. I would like the opportunity to work together again with the Executive Committee toward the future of our Alma Mater Dillard University.
□ Lydia Ball-Arthur '97
She has used her passion for helping others Nationwide by speaking to US Congressional members on the effects of Katrina and its residents. She is currently the President of the Baton Rough Chapter of DUNAA and would make an excellent Sergeant-At-Arms.