Southeastern appoints new director of Alumni Relations
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
by: Tonya Lowentritt
HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University announced today the appointment of Malayne Sharp
as the director of Alumni Relations. Sharp is a two-time graduate of Southeastern,
earning a Bachelor of Management and Business Administration in 2016 and a Master
of Business Administration in 2017.
Since graduation, Sharp has had a successful career in the healthcare industry
in which she received multiple promotions and was noted for her managerial and interpersonal
skills. She will be charged with enhancing the alumni experience, as well as increasing
overall alumni engagement.
“I feel fortunate to be given the opportunity to return to my beloved alma mater,
and I look forward to being able to serve the university and its alumni in this new
role,” she said.
Southeastern’s President William S. Wainwright said, “As we look to the seminal
year of our centennial, it is important that our new Director of Alumni Relations
has the personality and abilities to work with alumni across all regions, business
sectors, and graduating decades. Malayne will be that person.”
“I am excited to come back to Southeastern and join this already strong Alumni
team and build on the great work that has already been done,” added Sharp, who will
begin her duties Dec. 1.