Mrs. LaTashia Swain-Gilliard – University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Mrs. LaTashia Swain-Gilliard is the Title III Director at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. She is responsible for the management and execution of all matters related to the Title III grants and Sponsored programs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Mrs. Swain-Gilliard has served in the Program Administration arm of the Title III grant and Sponsored Programs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore since 2019. She has also held the positions of Assistant Director of Title III grants and Sponsored programs at Savannah State University and Florida Memorial University. Mrs. Swain-Gilliard has has been a member of the National Association of HBCU Title III Administrators, Inc. since 2020 and serves as the Recording Secretary.

Mrs. Jeanette Moss-Smith

Secretary

Biography

Mrs. Jeanette Moss-Smith is the Title III Director at Tuskegee University. She is responsible for the management and execution of all matters related to the Title III grants at Tuskegee University. Mrs. Moss-Smith has served in the Program Administration arm of the Title III grant at Tuskegee University for over ten years. She has also held the positions of Special Assistant to the President, SACSCOC liaison, Research Associate, and paralegal, at Tuskegee University. Mrs. Moss-Smith has chaired several committees such as the University Policy Committee, SACSCOC Leadership Committee, and served as the co-chair of the Master Steering Strategic Planning committee. Prior to her tenure at Tuskegee University, Mrs. Moss-Smith served as a paralegal at a local law firm. A native of Maywood, IL, Jeanette earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and Master of Science degree in Management both from Faulkner University. She also received a paralegal certification from Auburn University and most recently completed the Leadership Institute: How Deep Is Your Bench at Columbus State University. Mrs. Moss-Smith has been a member of the National Association of HBCU Title III Administrators, Inc. since 2008 and served as a Member-at-Large (2017-2019) and was recently elected to serve as the Recording Secretary.