Berry boasts a vibrant community of over 27,000 alumni worldwide! If you attended any of the Berry Schools (Berry College, The Mount Berry School for Boys, The Martha Berry School for Girls, or Berry Academy) for at least one academic year or earned 24 semester hours, you're automatically a member of the Berry Alumni Association. Plus, spouses of members enjoy associate membership with nearly all the same benefits.

Alumni Council

The Alumni Council is an elected body of Berry alumni volunteers whose vision is to promote and foster a mutually beneficial and indispensable relationship between Berry and its alumni. Work is focused on Engagement, Financial Support, Heritage/Historic Preservation and Alumni recognition efforts.

Alumni Council Officers:

  • President: Aaron Chastain (15C)
  • President Elect: Meredith Lewellan Roberts (07C)
  • Immediate Past President: Patricia Tutterow Jackson (82C)
  • VP, Financial Support: Alison Lounsbury Ritter (94C)
  • VP, Alumni Awards: Nancy Duvall Ratcliffe (77C)
  • VP, Berry Heritage: Jason Sweatt (88C)
  • VP, Alumni Engagement: Callie McGinnis Starnes (07C)
  • Parliamentarian: Rodney Chandler (90C)
  • Chaplain: Jake Bruce (17C)
  • Secretary: Larry Arrington (93C)

Want to nominate a fellow alumna/us (or yourself) to Alumni Council? Complete the form here!


Alumni Chapters

Connect with Berry alumni in your area! Join a regional meeting and engage with other alumni who live near you.

Our current active Berry Alumni chapters include the following:

  • African American Alumni Chapter (Facebook page)
  • Agriculture Alumni Chapter (Facebook group)
  • Carpet Capital Alumni Chapter (Dalton/Chatsworth)
  • East Tennessee Alumni Chapter (Knoxville/Oak Ridge)

Interested in joining a Berry Alumni chapter? Let us know and we'll help connect you!


Alumni Interest Groups

Bringing together alumni around common interests, these groups provide opportunities to network and socialize with other Berry alums.

Berry Alumni interest groups include:

  • The Daughters of Berry (Facebook page)
  • Berry Breakfast Club (Berry High School and Academy)

Interested in joining one of these groups? Let us know and we'll help connect you!


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