North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Alumnus Darrell T. Allison, '94, has been named Chancellor-Elect of Fayetteville State University by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors. Please see the UNC System news release here.
NCCU Chancellor Johnson O. Akinleye stated: "Chancellor-Elect Allison serves as a pioneering North Carolina Central University graduate who paves the way for aspiring scholars. On behalf of NCCU’s Board of Trustees, students, faculty, staff and alumni, I offer congratulations to our esteemed alumnus and former member of our Board of Trustees. The Eagle community is excited about this milestone achievement for Chancellor-Elect Allison, who is also a generous supporter of our institution. I know that he believes in the transformative power of higher education and continuously demonstrates his commitment and passion as an advocate for those seeking higher education."