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  • To foster the ideas of Tuskegee University and its illustrious founder, Booker T. Washington

  • To provide financial support to Tuskegee University

  • To assist with recruitment and scholarships for students

  • To encourage and assist students, and alumni toward the highest development of character and service to mankind

  • To foster unity of purpose and acquaintance among alumni serving as a medium of exchange of ideas and future development of programs and activities    

Northeast Regional Officers

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Barbara Cleveland

NER Director

I’m a 1994 graduate of Tuskegee University with  a BS in Hospitality Management. Currently, I live in Queens, NY and serve as  the 1st VP of the Long Island Tuskegee Alumni Association. I have been on the board of the Northeastern region consistently since 2007 when I became the President of the Long Island Tuskegee Alumni Association. We raised over $900,000 for the Parade of Clubs. 

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Jeanine Baxter

Public Relations/Marketing Officer

Jeanine was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. She enjoys dance, traveling, “good” food and attending festive events! Jeanine began her journey in Social Work at Tuskegee University in Alabama where she received her Bachelors in Social Work in 2012. She has enjoyed over 10 years of working in the non-profit sector helping at-risk youth, families and communities not only survive but thrive in their enrivonment.   

        2nd Assistant Regional Director                          
        3rd Assistant Regional Director                           
        Assistant Recording Secretary                               
        Corresponding Secretary                                         
        Financial Secretary                                                      
        Assistant Parliamentarian                                        


        Immediate Past Director                                     

        Justin Germany

        Waqiba Strother

        Eurica Johnson                               

        Katie Blanding

        Katrina Snow                                                                            
        Troylene Ladner

        rev. Easter frazier                                            


        Dr. willie Darby


        Chris richardson                                             

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Arthur "AJ" Woodson

1st Assistant Regional Director

Born & raised in Tuskegee, Alabama. AJ is a2010 graduate of Tuskegee University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sales & Marketing. He has been working in the business sector for over 10 years, corporate & private. He serves in the capacities of analyst, consultant, graphic designer, web builder and more. AJ currently serves as president for the New York Tuskegee Alumni Association. 


Tyra Beamon


Tyra is an educator and advocate from Los Angeles, California. She graduated from Tuskegee University in 2018 with her B.A. in English. She prides herself on serving inner-city families and connecting her unique experiences in the public school system. Tyra continues to empower communities of color and amplify their voices in the education policy landscape to push forth social justice in education.

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Dr. Mary Redd-Clay

Recording Secretary 

 Mary received her Bachelors of Science in Education at Tuskegee University. She has held positions as a supervisor, leader, manager, trainer, and education specialist. After retiring from the Department of Defense as the Director of the Navy Voluntary Education Program, she accepted a position as an adjunct assistant professor at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia. 


New York – Long Island

Dionne Durant

New York – New York City

Arthur Woodson

Pennsylvania – Philadelphia

Dr. Louise Wade

Virginia – Hampton Roads

eurica Johnson

Washington, DC (Metro)

Marcus Cooper

Maryland – Baltimore


New Jersey – North Jersey

Rev. Easter Frazier

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