The Mississippi Association of College Registrars and Admission Officers named Xavier Amos as its new president elect at the beginning of July. Amos, who is 27 years old and lives in Jackson, is also the youngest director of admissions to serve at his alma mater, Tougaloo College, and in the state. Amos' duties as MACRAO's new president-elect include serving as a liaison between Mississippi colleges and high schools, and streamlining resources to make college admissions faster. He also works with recruiters who travel to high schools throughout the state to hold college fairs and attract new students. Amos will organize MACRAO's annual members conference, as well. As director of admissions at Tougaloo, Amos acts as a point of contact for incoming...
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