Valedictorian and Salutatorian 2013

Valedictorian Hanoi Darden and Salutatorian Kirashae Graham savor the moment on Commencement Day.
Valedictorian Hanoi Darden and Salutatorian Kirashae Graham savor the moment on Commencement Day.
The Valedictorian is Miss Hanoi Darden. Hanoi has distinguished herself by earning the highest GPA of a senior having matriculated all four years at JCSU. 

A native of Norristown, Pennsylvania, Ms. Darden majored in business administration with a concentration in accounting. A dynamic leader, she served as president of the Student Government Association and president Gamma Delta Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. She was also her class’s Miss Sophomore. 

After graduation, she will enter the Leadership Development Program with BB&T. Hanoi ultimately wants to be a lawyer and dedicate her spare time to community service and advocacy for her alma mater by fund raising and helping to recruit future Smithites. She is the daughter of Shelley Lake, Suzanne Lake and Jerry Miles. 

Salutatorian is Miss Kirashae Graham. She has distinguished herself by earning the second highest GPA of a senior having matriculated all four years at JCSU. 

A native of Memphis, Tennessee she majored in information systems engineering. While at JCSU she was tutor for HBCU-Up and assisted with the IT Help Stars Plus Program. She also served as Vice president of the National Society of Black Engineers. Ms. Graham has accepted a position with AT&T in the Project Management Department where she will be a network design engineer. She is the daughter of Shelia Smith and Jeffrey Graham.