Ole Miss Family Leadership Council

University of Mississippi
  • Diamond Rebels

    Diamond Rebels

    Ole Miss Rebel Head Baseball Coach Mike Bianco gives the keynote address at the 2018 fall meeting of the Ole Miss Family Leadership Council, sharing his leadership philosophy and what he has learned over the last 18 years as manager of this dynamic program.

    Building Relationships

    Building Relationships

    Keith Ketchman of Schaumburg, IL, visits Jim and Kim Eickholz of Paducah, KY, before getting a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oxford-University Stadium renovations.

    Parent Leaders

    Parent Leaders

    While looking out over Swayze Field from the Ole Miss Diamond Club, the 2018-19 Family Leadership Council poses for a group photo.

    A Family Gathering

    A Family Gathering

    Jennifer Brinson of Raleigh, NC, enjoys spending time with her Ole Miss sophomore, Jackson, and his younger brother, Charlie, at the reception following the fall meeting of the Family Leadership Council.

    The Freshman Experience

    The Freshman Experience

    At the reception following the fall meeting of the Family Leadership Council, Mike and Heather Brown of Paducah, KY, enjoy an opportunity to visit with their Ole Miss freshman, Cameron, and hear about her first few months as a college student.

  • Welcome to the Ole Miss Family Leadership Council

    Support your student! Strengthen the University! Connect with the Ole Miss Family!

    Join the Ole Miss Family Leadership Council (OMFLC) and be a part of a vibrant organization that shares the University of Mississippi’s vision of a nationally recognized academic institution and is committed to supporting exceptional educational opportunities.

    OMFLC began in 2014 and has impacted the Ole Miss student experience by supporting areas within the Division of Student Affairs such as health and wellness, campus safety, career services, and student leadership. We are extremely proud to have had 54 families representing 18 states on the 2017-18 council.

    Membership on this Council enables parents to direct their support to programs that enhance the student experience and strengthen the university. OMFLC members also have the opportunity to share feedback with UM leaders, faculty, and staff, as well as hear updates on new programs and the expansion and growth of the campus.

    With an OMFLC membership you have the opportunity to:

    • Collaborate with university leaders
    • Help direct campus support to areas with the greatest benefit for your student
    • Exchange and implement ideas that improve your student’s experience
    • Attend two annual meetings: one during the fall semester and the second in the spring
    • Build friendships with other parents and students
    • Host or assist with finding hosts for Freshman Summer Sendoffs in your community
    • Plan or assist in planning Ole Miss recruitment events in your community
    • Serve a one-year renewable term
    • Receive Ole Miss Family Association member┬ábenefits (view those by visiting families.olemiss.edu)