GMSAA Council

    Alumni Association Advisory Council

    Preston Tommy

    The GMS Alumni Association Advisory Council is comprised of various Alumni from diverse ethnic backgrounds, and professional industries and careers.
    The Alumni Advisory Council assists GMS Leadership in strategic matters concerning moving the Alumni Association forward to providing resources to all GMS Alumni nation-wide.
    The Regional Advisors represent designated regional segments of the United States. Regional Advisors work directly with the Executive Regional Advisor, and support efforts to connect Alumni regionally. Advisors also manage GMS Alumni Chapters in their respective area...embodying, "Leadership in Service to others" by organizing local community leadership activities.



    The GMS Alumni Association is represented by 14 distinct regions across the country.
    Click to see which dynamic region you belong to!



    Executive Committee


    Sharon Washington

    Tommy Preston
    Immediate Past President

    Cinthia Manuel-Martinez
    Vice President

    Denise Holman

    Katy Zhao

    Sara Barnett
    Executive Regional Advisor



    Regional Advisors


    Jenny Fernandez
    (New England) - CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, & VT

    Jorge Cruz
    (New York) - NY

    Augustina (Tina) Mensa-Kwao
    (North Atlantic) - DE, NJ, & PA

    Winsome Nisbett
    (Southeast) - SC, NC, GA, & FL


    Kayla Storrs
    (Mideast) - OH, TN, WV, & KY

    Munmun Khan
    (Great Lakes) - IN, IL, MI, & WI

    Keisha Mabry
    (Central Mountain) - IA, MN, MO, ND, & SD

    Dakota Thompson
    (Central Southern) - NE, KS, TX, & OK


    Romesa Vernon
    (Deep South)- AR, LA, AL, & MS

    Joel Begay
    (Mountain) - ID, CO, WY, & MT

    Jarrett Carter
    (Mid Atlantic) - DC, MD, and VA

    Javier Arevalo
    (Pacific Northwest) - North CA, OR, WA, & AK

    Janey Pearl Starks

    (Mid Southwest) - AZ, UT, NV & NM

    Partner Organization Liasons


    Aroona Toor

    Jonathan Hill-Rorie

    Corey Still

    Karla Mendez


    National Members


    Andy Ng

    Xavier Williams

    Callie Womble