About Us

Chapter Story

The Northern Virginia Chapter was officially chartered on May 14, 2016. Our first chapter meeting was September 11, 2016. Our founding charter members were:
Natalie Alexander, C’2001 Natalie M. Bailey, C’2003 Dawn Carr, C’99
Dana Gill, C’99 Alexandra Hadley, C’2002 Asten Hall-Alexander, C’2003
Lynne Hicks, C’78 Amber M. Hines, C’2005 Melanie Jones, C’87
Jasmine Leal-Taylor, C’2011 Candace Marshall-Humphrey, C’98 Celeste A. Roney, C’99
Shashonna M. Smith, C’97 Shayla M. Smith, C’2006 Kelli C. Tyus, C’88
Our mission is to support our Alma Mater’s efforts to enroll and graduate the next generation of Spelman women. Our primary objectives are to serve our community, represent our Alma Mater to the fullest and raise funds to support Spelman students.

Executive Board

  • President – Alexandra Hadley, C’2002
  • Vice President – Candace Marshall Humphrey, C’97
  • Corresponding Secretary – Stephanie Patterson Cunningham, C’98
  • Recording Secretary –  Kristen Herring, C’2003
  • Treasurer – Amber M. Hines, C’2005
  • Financial Secretary – Nicole Cooper Singletary, C’91

Chapter Meetings/Events

We meet on alternating months (odd-numbered months).  We plan social/service chapter events on alternating months (even-numbered months). We hope to see many of our Northern Virginia Sisters coming out every month.

Chapter By-Laws


NAASC NoVA Chapter By-Laws (Sep 2019) 763.74 KB 11 downloads

    FYI, you can view the National By-Laws on the NAASC’s website resources page.