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TROY alumna helps renovate Wetumpka with HGTV series “Home Town Takeover”

Alumni Josie Russell Young, left, and Mina Starsiak, host of HGTV's series “Good Bones,” take time during
 

Troy University alumna Josie Russell Young helped locals in Wetumpka, Alabama bring their community to life in HGTV’s new series “Home Town Takeover.”

Young, who graduated from TROY in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in human services, had originally pursued nursing, but quickly realized it wasn’t the path she wanted to follow.

TROY alumna Josie…

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Marty and Jackie Gilley make generous contribution to Athletics Leadership Society

Marty and Jackie Gilley's generous gift will provide impactful resources for the benefit of TROY Athletics.

Marty and Jackie Gilley's generous gift will provide impactful resources for the benefit of TROY Athletics.

As longtime supporters of TROY Athletics, Marty and Jackie Gilley generously gifted $25,000 to Troy University for the TROY Athletics Leadership Society, hoping that the funds could one day help a student-athlete in need.

As a former TROY football player and athletic scholarship recipient himself, Marty knows how instrumental donations like these can be to…

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TROY alumni news and achievements for May 2021

Troy University recognizes the accomplishments of alumni in the May roundup of alumni news and achievements.

Troy University recognizes the accomplishments of alumni in the May roundup of alumni news and achievements.

The May roundup of alumni news and achievements includes Dr. Kemba Chambers (’98, ’01) who was recently named acting President of Trenholm State Community College, William Cartwright (’07) who has been appointed as the City Court Judge in La Vergne, Tennessee and John Gandy (’06), the new police chief in Madison, Alabama.

Lynne McWilliams (‘89)…

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Col. Felicia Burks honors family with scholarship

Col. Felicia Burks honors her family's support and encouragement through the establishment of an endowed scholarship.

Col. Felicia Burks honors her family's support and encouragement through the establishment of an endowed scholarship.

Now Chief of the Diversity and Inclusion Division, Office of the Air Force Surgeon General, Col. Felicia Burks has achieved a life and career she said would not have been possible without the support of leaders, mentors, friends, family, faith and a college degree from Troy University.

“I think about legacy building,” she said. “I…

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