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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) UTK Chapter

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), University of Tennessee at Knoxville Chapter is to inform students of the problems affecting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities, while advancing the status of the Knoxville community, and developing intelligent and proactive youth leadership. Some of NAACP’s signature events include Skate Night, NAACP Image Awards, and co-hosting the Annual Black Issues Conference.

Executive Board:

  • President – Nnadozie Ibe
  • Vice President – Jada Palmer
  • Secretary – Asja Pouncy
  • Treasurer – Da’Veon Douglas
  • Media Coordinator – Rachael White
  • Membership Coordinator – Dariana Martre
  • Fundraising Coordinator – Miracle Smith
  • Political Action Committee Chair – Deja Hughes
  • Education Committee Chair – Kendall Flores

To join or learn more about NAACP, follow us on Instagram (@utk_naacp) and Twitter (@utknaacp), or email us at!