Alumni Association

The Gadsden State Alumni Association is an advocacy group comprised of alumni, students, faculty, staff and community supporters. Its purpose is to advance, support and promote the interests of the College, its students, the alumni and its members.



The Gadsden State Alumni Association provides scholarships, recognition opportunities, engagement and networking events and more for students, faculty, staff, alumni and members. Become a member today by completing a membership application.

Membership Application


  • Associate: Gadsden State faculty and staff, spouses of graduates and friends of Gadsden State
  • Graduate: Individuals who have graduated from certificate or degree programs at Gadsden State
  • Regular: Current and former, full-time or part-time Gadsden State students


  • Student Chapter: $10 a year (Gadsden State students graduating with a certificate or degree receive a one-year complimentary membership)
  • Annual Membership: $20 a year (renewal in October)
  • Lifetime Membership: $300 (installment plans are available)


Baisha Woody
Alumni Association Treasurer
PO Box 227
Gadsden, AL 35902


The Gadsden State Alumni Association is selling commemorative, personalized bricks that will be placed in the newly-renovated courtyard at the College’s Wallace Drive Campus to raise funds for student scholarships.

The bricks are $100 each and include three lines of 16 characters or spaces per line.




Alumni Brick Campaign


View the 2018/2019 Alumni Yearbook

Follow the Alumni Association on Facebook


The Gadsden State Alumni Association gives student scholarships each year. In 2021, the Alumni Association awarded scholarships to two currently-enrolled Gadsden State students. The scholarships are applied toward tuition, fees and books. 


Stephanie Hamby

Stephanie Hamby is the daughter of Lisa & Howard Clark and Rodney Hamby. She is majoring in general studies with a focus on business management. She plans to graduate spring 2022 and hopes to pursue a career in finance management and human resources.

Torance "Torie" Morgan

Torance “Torie” Morgan is from Attalla and is the daughter of Matthew and Candice Morgan. She enrolled in the surgical tech program and plans to graduate May 2022. After graduation, Morgan would like to work as a surgical tech in an operating room.




Annual Awards

The Gadsden State Alumni Association honors several individuals at the annual Christmas luncheon for outstanding service to the College. Heather New, president of the Alumni Association, presented certificates to outstanding faculty, technical faculty, support staff and alumni. Honorees received a personalized brick that will be placed in the courtyard on the Wallace Drive Campus.

Board Members

  • President: Heather New
  • Vice President: Julie White
  • Treasurer: Baisha Woody
  • Secretary: Tom McElrath 


Board Members

  • Melissa Davis
  • Brooke Davis
  • Christine Foster-Cates
  • Maria Petersen