Established in 1965, the Metro Atlanta Chapter of the Jackson State University National Alumni Association exists to support the mission and vision of Jackson State University with a particular focus on student recruitment, alumni retention, community outreach and fundraising activities throughout Metropolitan Atlanta. The Chapter promotes, plans and executes activities within Fulton, Fayette, DeKalb, Rockdale, Henry, Clayton, Douglas, Cobb, and Gwinnett Counties.
Welcome to the online home of THEE Metro Atlanta Chapter of the Jackson State University National Alumni Association. With over 100 members, we are one of the largest chapters in the nation and lead the association in the areas of FUNDRAISING, STUDENT RECRUITMENT, MEMBERSHIP & PUBLIC RELATIONS.
The JSU Development Foundation awarded MAC the TIGERS FOREVER and the UNIVERSITY CLUB awards during the Legacy Banquet. This award is given to the chapter who made the largest donation in the previous year.
The National Alumni Association recognized the Metro Atlanta Chapter as the leading chapter in Student Recruitment for Category B. The chapter participated in more Student Recruitment fairs than any other chapter in the country!
Sylvester Taylor was named 2018 Alumnus of the Year for the Metro Atlanta Chapter. He received the award at the Annual Scholarship Jazz Brunch on June 2, 2018.
1984 Graduate with BS Degree Business Finance
Life Member, JSUNAA
JSUMAC Audit Chair
SWAC Alliance Representative
SE Regional Board Member, JSUNAA
Motto: "We must become the change we wish to see in the world" - Ghandi
Metro Atlanta Chapter Member, Yolanda R. Owens has been named the 2018 Alumnus of the Year for the Jackson State University National Alumni Association, Inc. Yolanda becomes the sixth member of the Metro Atlanta Chapter to have received this prestigious award: Stanlee Greene (1986), Claudia M. Greene (1991), Ronald Moore (1993), Richard Taylor (1995), Terry L. Woodard (2005) & Yolanda R. Owens (2018).
She received the award during the association’s annual Fall Council Meeting on September 22, 2018 in Jackson, Mississippi.
The Metro Atlanta Chapter's signature fundraising event is the Scholarhip Jazz Brunch. This event was established to financially assist Georgia students who attend Jackson State University.
Thank you for your Support. To view the 2018 Sponsorship and Ads (click below)
Mark your calendar for the first Saturday in June 2019!