Anna Clay Adams

Team Lead, Tech

Anna Clay Adams is a Sophomore from Albertville, AL majoring in Communication Studies with a minor in Human Development.

Anna Clay is involved in Freshman Forum. She also serves as Community Service Chairman for Delta Delta Delta, Social Media Chairman for Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society, Historian for Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society. She is a member of Golden Key International Honor Society and Lambda Sigma Honor Society.

In her free time, she likes to go see musicals.

Anna Clay’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Anna Clay’s favorite quote: “Rejoice always!”


Maya Campbell

Team Lead, Programming

Maya is a Junior from Tuscaloosa, AL majoring in Accounting with a minor in Criminal Justice.

Maya is involved in Sigma Alpha Lambda Honor Society, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society, and LIFT.

In her free time, she likes to read, watch movies, and cook.

Maya’s favorite UP event is ONYX.

Maya’s favorite quote: “I can do anything with the right pair of shoes.”


Jakobe Edwards

Executive Team Lead, Logistics

Jakobe is a Senior from Montgomery, AL majoring in Management Information Systems with a minor in Cyber Security.

Jakobe is involved with Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. as President, Student Government Association as Director of Programming, Collegiate 100, National Society of Black Engineers, and serves as a Greek Ambassador.

In his free time, he likes to spend time with family and friends.

Jakobe’s favorite UP Event is The Comedy Show.

Jakobe’s favorite quote: “It’s not what you ask of me, it’s what I ask of myself.”

 


Brittany Evans

Programmer, Programming

Brittany is a Senior from Birmingham, AL majoring in Journalism with a minor in Criminal Justice.

Brittany is involved with Women of Excellence as President, Capstone Association of Black Journalists as Vice-President, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and Veteran and Military Affairs as an Ambassador.

In her free time, she likes to read, watch reality TV shows, and take naps.

Brittany’s favorite UP Event is the excursion to the Tennessee Aquarium.

Brittany’s favorite quote: “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” – Matthew 5:16


Anna Lee Foster

Executive Assistant

Anna Lee is a Junior from Alexandria, VA majoring in Psychology with a minor in Criminal Justice.

Anna Lee is involved on campus in Psychology Research Studies and the Psychology Honor Society, Psi Chi.

In her free time, she likes to read, travel, and spend time with her dogs.

Anna Lee’s favorite UP Event is Stress Free Daze.

Anna Lee’s favorite quote: “History has its eyes on you.” -Lin-Manuel Miranda


Adam Glick

Executive Team Lead, Programing

Adam is a Junior from Nolensville, TN majoring in Health Care Analytics with a minor in Spanish.

Adam is involved with Black Warrior Film Festivals and Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Society.

In his free time, he likes to watch movies, travel, and spend time with friends.

Adam’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Adam’s favorite quote: “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein


Catherine Haller

Team Lead, Communications

Catherine is a Senior from Baton Rouge, LA double-majoring in English and Art in the Blount programs.

In her free time, she likes to paint, make jewelry, and create digital art.

Catherine’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Catherine’s favorite quote: “It’ll all be alright in the end, and if it’s not alright it’s not the end.”


Michael Harris

Executive Team Lead, Programming

Michael is a Senior from Park Ridge, IL double-majoring in Accounting and Spanish. He has made lifelong friends at UP and it has really changed his life.

In his free time, he likes to SoulCycle and eat Chipotle.

Michael’s favorite UP Event is Mardi Gras.

Michael’s favorite quote: “I will dog walk you.” -Cardi B


Zachary Hartzog

Executive Team Lead, Communications

Zachary is a Senior from Asheville, NC double-majoring in Software Engineering and Optimization Mathematics with a minor in General Business. After graduation, Zach will be moving to Dallas, TX to work as a Consultant for Pariveda Solutions.

Zachary is involved in Design for America as a Studio Lead. He also serves as the President and Founder of Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization.

In his free time, he likes to play soccer and lift weights. He also enjoys contributing to open source software, cooking, and being outdoors.

Zachary’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Zachary’s Favorite quote: “What lies behind us and what lies before us are pale in comparison to what lies within us” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


Clay Hodge

Team Lead, Communications

Clay is a Senior from Russellville, AL majoring in Art Studio in Digital Media and Sculpture. He transferred from Northwest-Shoals Community College.

Clay is involved in Clay Club, Photography Club, and FATE (Alumni Association).

In his free time, he likes to design graphics, listen to music, and binge watch series on Netflix and HBO. He also enjoys traveling. Clay has travelled to New York City, London, and Paris.

Clay’s favorite UP Event is Casino Night.


Terrence Howell

Logistics

Terrence is a Senior from Montevallo, AL majoring in Exercise Sports Science. He wants to be the best he can be in a tough world. He also loves UP.

Terrence is involved in Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

In his free time, he likes to meet up with friends, work out and catch movies.

Terrence’s favorite UP Event is the Week of Welcome Concert at Coleman Coliseum.

Terrence’s favorite quote: “Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.” – Langston Hughes


Canaan Johnson

Logistics

Canaan is a Sophomore from Enterprise, AL majoring in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Operations Management.

Canaan is involved with Intramural Sports, Black Student Union, Peer Mentoring/Advising, and America Reads.

In his free time, he likes to play basketball, workout, listen to music, and learn about new things.

Canaan’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Canaan’s favorite quote: “Do what you have to do first, then nothing stops you from doing what you want to do.”


Jasmine McQueen

Executive Team Lead, Programming

Jasmine is a Senior from Tallahassee, FL majoring Business Management & Marketing with a minor in Entrepreneurship & Sales.

In her free time, she enjoys volunteering in the community, learning new things, doing make-up, shopping, eating, sleeping, and practicing self-care.

Jasmine’s favorite UP Event is Winter Stress Free Daze.

Jasmine’s favorite quote: “May your foundation match your neck, concealer be creaseless, & winged eyeliner be sharp enough to kill. AMEN”


Jurnee Moore

Executive Assistant

Jurnee is a Sophomore from Fultondale, AL majoring in Exercise Sports Science with a minor in Food Nutrition. She loves helping others and mentoring younger children.

Jurnee is involved in Collegiate 100, Pinky Promise, and FATE, an organization through the alumni association.

In her free time, she likes to eat food and listen to music.

Jurnee’s favorite UP Event is Don’t Blink: A Mentalist Event.

Jurnee’s favorite quote: “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.”


Iyanla Mosley

Executive Assistant

Iyanla is a Sophomore from LaGrange, GA majoring in Biology.

Iyanla is involved in the Afro-American Gospel Choir (AAGC).

In her free time, she likes to sing and write songs.

Iyanla’s favorite UP Event is Week of Welcome.

Iyanla’s favorite quote: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light , not our darkness that most frightens us.”


Amberly Pipkin

Programmer, Programming

Amberly is a Junior from Pelham, AL majoring in Social Work.

In her free time, she likes to binge watch TV shows, hangout with family, friends, her dog, and her boyfriend. She also enjoys napping whenever she gets the chance.

Amberly’s favorite UP Event is Throwback Thursday.

Amberly’s favorite quote: “Uhhhhhhhhhhh” -Tina Belcher


Eric Robinson, Jr.

Team Lead, Communications

Eric is a Sophomore from Phenix City, AL majoring in Elementary Education.

Eric is involved with His Instruments of Praise, Sustained Dialogue, and Big Brother Big Sister of West Alabama.

In his free time, he likes to watch scary movies, eat food, watch hilarious YouTube videos, listen to H.E.R., eat more food, occasionally hangout with friends, and eat more food.

Eric’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Eric’s favorite quote: “Time is an irreplaceable wealth.” –  Eric Robinson Jr.


William Royal

Logistics

William is a Junior from Montgomery, AL majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

William is involved in UA Red Cross, Collegiate 100, Black Student Union, the Physical Therapy Association, and mentoring.

In his free time, he likes to listen to music and hang out with friends.

William’s favorite UP Event is ONYX.

William’s favorite quote: “When there is a Will there’s a way.”


Autumn Saffore

Programmer, Programming

Autumn is a Junior from Niceville, FL majoring in Food and Nutrition.

Autumn is involved in Helping Hands in Healthcare volunteer group.

In her free time, she enjoys gardening and attempting to cook a new dish.

Autumn’s favorite UP Event is Mardi Gras.

Autumn’s favorite quote: “The worst thing in life is a waste of talent. ” A Bronx Tale


Darnell Sharperson

Executive Team Lead, Executive Assistants

Darnell is a Junior from Huntsville, AL majoring in Public Relations with minors in French and International Studies.

Darnell is involved in Black Student Union as President and Education Abroad as a Gilman Peer Advisor.

In his free time, he likes to practice his French, travel, promote culture & diversity amongst the UA community, and watch Beyonce concerts.

Darnell’s favorite UP Event is ONYX.

Darnell’s favorite quote: “Everything is Love.”


Alexis Simmons

Executive Assistant

Alexis is a Senior from Montgomery, AL double-majoring in Theatre and Communication Studies.

Alexis is involved in Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Alabama Forensic Council.

Alexis’ favorite UP Event is ONYX.

Alexis’ favorite quote: “The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.” – Auguste Rodin

 


Victoria Walker

Executive Team Lead, Tech Team

Victoria is a Senior from Montgomery, AL double-majoring in Kinesiology and Telecommunications and Film.

Victoria is involved as an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., serving as the co-chair of Physical and Mental Health Committee, working as an assistant director for SEC Network, and involved in several honor societies including Golden Key International Honour Society.

In her free time, she enjoys developing her brand, VicPicMe, exercising, community service, and quality time with family.

Victoria’s favorite UP Event is ONYX.

Victoria’s favorite quote: “I demand the best. Sleep is forbidden!”  “Close your eyes and dream; then open them and make that dream a reality” -P. Diddy

 


Rachel Williams

Graphic Designer, Communications

Rachel is a Junior from Oxford, AL majoring in Creative Advertisement with minors in Art and Computing Technology & Applications.

Rachel is involved in Minerva and her off campus church. She also serves as the Graphic Designer of AdFed.

In her free time she likes to read, hang out with family and friends, draw, nap, play instruments, and listen to music.

Rachel’s favorite UP Event is Fright Mania.

Rachel’s favorite quote: “Be kind always.”