Teresa Johnson Ramey currently serves as the Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students. A 25 year veteran in higher education, Ms. Ramey has served in various capacities at a number of institutions such as Spelman College as the associate dean of students; Texas Tech University as the coordinator of judicial affairs and later as an assistant dean of students; Aiken Technical College as a case manager in the JTPA Program and as an instructor within the Continuing Education department; Case Western Reserve University as an area coordinator in the Housing and Residence Life department; the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), as an assistant area coordinator and Jacksonville State University as a residence hall director. Ms. Ramey is a member of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), the Southeastern Association of College Student Affairs (SACSA), Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA), the South Carolina College Personnel Association (SCCPA) and Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society. As the Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Ms. Ramey works closely with faculty, staff and students to enhance student leadership skills, civility, servant leadership, and community responsibility while promoting the out-of-classroom experience.
VP Ramey is native to Louisville, Kentucky and attended Western Kentucky University and continued her graduate work at Jacksonville State University in Alabama. As an undergraduate student, VP Ramey was a Resident Assistant, member of the University Center Programming Board, member of the Afro-American Players, a theatre and spoken word organization, and president of the United Black Students Association.
In the community, VP Ramey was a founding member of the West Texas 100 Black Women Chapter while living in Texas and served in the past as a board member to the Florence Mens Choral Society and The Naomi Project, a long term shelter for women of domestic violence. Ms. Ramey is a 2009 Honoree of TWIN, Tribute to Women of Influence, and an active member of Toastmasters International.