Ole Miss Family Leadership Council

University of Mississippi
  • Graduating Senior

    Graduating Senior

    Ed and Carla Moreland of Dallas, TX, enjoy spending time with their Ole Miss senior, Christa, at the reception following the 2019 spring meeting of the Family Leadership Council.

    A Family Gathering

    A Family Gathering

    At the reception following the 2019 spring meeting of the Family Leadership Council, Willie and Aliza Cantu of San Antonio, TX, spend time with their Ole Miss sophomore, Sophie, and her younger sister, Iliana.

    Good Afternoon

    Good Afternoon

    Marnie Goldberg of San Antonio, TX, introduces herself to the other Family Leadership Council members at the 2019 spring meeting.

    California Connection

    California Connection

    Kevin Bulivant of San Francisco, CA, visits with Steve Roche of San Rafael, CA, before getting a behind-the-scenes tour of the newly renovated and expanded Ole Miss Student Union.

    Engaged Parent Leaders

    Engaged Parent Leaders

    At the 2019 spring meeting, Family Leadership Council members are inspired by keynote speaker, Dr. Douglass Sullivan-Gonzalez, dean of the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College.

  • 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)