Shaneesa N. Ashford
Director, State of Georgia

sashfordShaneesa N. Ashford was appointed as the Director of the State of Georgia in August 2012.

Soror Ashford was initiated into Zeta Phi Beta in the fall of 1991 through the Gamma Alpha Chapter at Florida A&M University (FAMU). Since her initiation, she has served Zeta on every level. Prior to her appointment, Soror Ashford served as National Graduate to the Executive Committee from 2008-2012. Nationally, she has also served as a member of the National Internal Audit Committee, as Chair of the National Nominating Committee during the 2006 Grand Boule’ in Hollywood, Fla., and as a member of the National Constitution and Bylaws Committee and the National Public Relations Team. ZOL certified in the first cohort, she has also served on the boards of the Southeastern Region and the State of Georgia. She is a member of the Omicron Kappa Zeta Chapter in College Park, Georgia.

Soror Ashford works at Emory University as a Communications Specialist in the Human Resources Department, and has represented the department on various University councils and committees.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in newspaper journalism from FAMU, and a Master’s degree in Nonprofit Organizations from the University of Georgia. She earned her Juris Master at the School of Law at Emory University, with a concentration in conflict resolution.

She has served on various levels in numerous organizations, including a term as the National Parliamentarian for the FAMU National Alumni Association. She also served as vice president of the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Greater Atlanta, where she chaired the Bylaws Committee. She has served as Secretary of the Emory School of Law Juris Master Society, and is a member of the American Institute of Parliamentarians.

Workshops Presented
- The 90-Minute Meeting
- Chapter/Auxiliary Management
- Parliamentary Procedure
- Membership Intake Certification
- Effective Chapter/Auxiliary Planning
- Protocol
- Conflict Resolution

Contact Soror Ashford at zphibgeorgia@gmail.com.

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