Alumni

TROY’s MBA program helps fuel grad student’s dreams

February 8, 2019
By Emily C. Price

Two-thousand and eighteen was full of celebration and new beginnings for TROY graduate student Devante Brown.

This past year, the Atmore native married his college sweetheart, received a promotion and started his own non-profit organization, all while continuing to pursue his MBA from TROY’s acclaimed and accredited Sorrell College of Business.

“It’s definitely been an…

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From Tragedy to Triumph: Scott Fain finds success through TROY

February 8, 2019
By Emily C. Price

For TROY alumnus Scott Fain (’09, ’10), TROY means opportunity—opportunity to reassess life and career goals; opportunity to help take care of family while earning a degree that matters; opportunity to build on one degree while pursing another; opportunity to launch a steady career.

Today, Fain is a successful, driven wealth advisor for CapSouth Wealth…

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TROY alum half of chart-topping Christian country duo

January 29, 2019
By Greg Phillips

A burgeoning musical act has ties to Troy University.

Singing and songwriting duo Cori & Kelly, consisting of Cori Wood and 2007 TROY graduate Kelly Efstathiou, hit No. 1 on the HLE Christian Country Countown and the Power Source Christian Country top 100 charts in 2018 with their hit single “Take Me Back to Church.”

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