Jasmin Sessoms has been named Interim Director of
Alumni Affairs at Fayetteville State University (FSU). Prior to her
appointment, Sessoms served as Assistant Director of Development at FSU. Sessoms
will report to Dr. Harriet Davis, Interim Vice Chancellor for Institutional
“I am excited that Ms. Sessoms will serve in the
capacity of Interim Director of Alumni Affairs,” Davis said. “She is an alumna
of the institution and is familiar with not only university operations, but
also has established a rapport with our many constituents. I am certain she
will do an outstanding job as we seek to raise the profile of our Alumni
Affairs Office and establish even closer times with our alumni and friends.”
Sessoms graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of
Arts Degree in Mass Communications. During her time at FSU, she was a
scholarship recipient and was active on campus with the University Concert
Choir, The Supplemental Instruction Program, and the Creating High Expectations
for Educational Readiness (CHEER) mentor program.
Upon graduation, she entered the workforce as a
public relations consultant for a boutique firm in her hometown of Raleigh, NC.
She then moved to Washington, D.C., to transition her public relations skills
into the world of revenue management at Entertainment Cruises. In January 2019, Sessoms returned to her alma
mater as Assistant Director of Development. She currently leads FSU’s annual
fund campaign and alumni engagement, leading and coordinating class reunions.
Her speciality is centered around engaging young alumni.
About Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of The University of North Carolina System and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state, having been founded in 1867. FSU is a historically black university offering degrees at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels. With more than 6,300 students, Fayetteville State University is among the most diverse institutions in the nation. To learn more about Fayetteville State University, visit www.uncfsu.edu.