Mid-Southern Interdisciplinary Sciences Association (MISA)
Education, Leadership, Research & Service



Dr. Thomas Durant
(Chair, Board of Directors)
Emeritus, Louisiana State University (LA)


Dr. Shirley Rainey-Brown

Vice Provost, Online & Distance Education, Fisk University (TN) 
Ex-officio (President, MISA)


Dr. Ollie Christian

Southern University (LA)
(President-Elect, MISA)

Shir-earn Rainey
Alabama A & M University (AL)


 Dr. Chinyere Ogbonna-McGruder
Public Management
Austin Peay State University (TN)


Dr. Wanda Snead
Research Education Oncology
Sara Cannon Research Inst. (TN)

Dr. Jennifer Adebanjo
Chair, Political Science and History
Fisk University (TN)


DeAndrew Rainey, MA, LPSC
Professional School Counselor
Nashville Metropolitan School System (TN)


Attorney Arrin Richards Neal & Harwell Law Firm
Nashville, TN

Dr. Rhonda Cunningham-Burley
Director of Medical Education In Psychiatry MeHarry Medical College (TN)