Advisory Board

Charge: Provides informal counsel to Director of the Rappahannock Scholars Program on various issues affecting the undergraduate experience. This group acts as a sounding board, provides constructive feedback, and identifies issues needing attention.

2018-2019 Board Members:

Jazmin Andrews

*Ladaija Ball – Chairwoman

Ivory Ball

*Samantha St. John – Chairwoman

Freddie Owens

Keshyra Smith

Khalia Nelson

*Two board seats are still open. If you are interested in being on the board, you must meet the folding requirements. First-year students are eligible in the Spring semester of their first year.

  • GPA of 2.5 or better
  • Available to attend Advisory Board meetings
  • Available to attend monthly general meetings

Advisory Board members helps welcome new students into the program, coordinate events for the RSP, serve as mentors, develop meeting agendas, and oversee works-study sessions.

Contact Program Director Rita Thompson if you are interested in a board position.

Contact Samantha St. John or Ladaija Ball if you would like to be added to the schedule for the next meeting.