Contact Us


Dr. Temika Simmons
Conference Co-Chair
Email: tsimmons@deltastate.edu
Phone: (662) 846-4254

Dr. Charles Westmorland
Conference Co-Chair
Email: cwestmoreland@deltastate.edu
Phone: 662-846-4174

Tarnisha Smith
Logistics Coordinator
Email: tsmith@deltastate.edu
Phone: 662-846-4656

Lizzie Woodard
Assistant Coordinator
Email: ewoodard@deltastate.edu
Phone: 662-846-4704

Committee Members


  • Mr. Gregory Braggs Jr. – Communications & Marketing
  • Professor Georgene Clark – Retired DSU Professor
  • Dr. Leslie Griffin – College of Education
  • Dr. Rolando Herts – Delta Center for Culture and Learning / National Heritage Area
  • Professor Michelle E. Johansen – Quality Enhancement Plan / Ins
  • Mrs. Emily Jones – University Archivist / Library
  • Mrs. Paula Lindsey – Bologna Performing Arts Center
  • Professor Don Allan Mitchell – Languages and Literature
  • Dr. Lekeitha R. Morris – Speech and Hearing Sciences
  • Professor Arlene Sanders – Social Sciences & History / DSU Diversity Committee
  • Dr. Myrtis Tabb – Retired DSU Administrator
  • Ms. Tricia Walker – Delta Music Institute
  • Professor Sam Washington – Commercial Aviation
  • Mrs. Jenn Keathley Westmoreland – Community Member
  • Ms. Jeanna Wilkes – Graduate Studies / Admission