Louisburg College Honors Outgoing Alumni Board President

— August 2017

Louisburg College - Alex Cheek

From left to right: Jamie Patrick ’84, Director of Alumni Relations, Alex Cheek ’94, outgoing Alumni Board President and Chad Barefoot, Vice- President for Institutional Advancement. Photo courtesy of Louisburg College

On Saturday, July 15, the Louisburg College Alumni Association Board of Directors recognized outgoing board President Alex Cheek ‘94, of Louisburg, N.C., for four years of dedicated service. Cheek led the board of 28 members for two consecutive terms. As a gift of appreciation to Cheek, the College commissioned a personalized, framed print of the Louisburg College Main Building by Cary artist Jerry Miller.

Cheek’s successor is Charles Knight ’87 of Elon, N.C. Knight will serve as Board President through 2019. Mr. Knight also serves on the College’s Board of Trustees.  Knight has a long legacy of Louisburg alumni family members. Most recently, daughter Caroline graduated from Louisburg College in 2014.

The Alumni Association Board of Directors fosters and helps maintain a mutually beneficial relationship between the College and its nearly 15,000 alumni. It is comprised of Louisburg College alumni who represent the interests of alumni to the College and advance its mission through service and financial support.