Alfonzo Alexander serves as chief ethics and diversity officer of NASBA and president of NASBA’s Center for the Public Trust (CPT). As chief ethics and diversity officer, he oversees strategic diversity initiatives and ethics compliance for the organization, while facilitating a number of special projects working with the CEO. In his role as CPT President, Mr. Alexander oversees this ethics and leadership organization’s day-to-day operations and a growing number of CPT programs. Under his leadership, the CPT has cultivated new partnerships and built programs on nearly 100 college and university campuses across the United States, established Ethical Leadership Certification and Training Programs, and grown its Being a Difference Award Program extensively.
Prior to being named CPT president in January 2012, Mr. Alexander served as a staff director and vice president of the CPT and later chief relationship officer for NASBA. Prior to joining NASBA in 2006, Mr. Alexander served as regional manager and managing director for the Southeast region of INROADS, Inc., where he led operations and business development in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Before joining INROADS, he held several leadership positions in operations management and human resources at the Quaker Oats Company.
Currently, Mr. Alexander is the vice chairman of the PhD Project Board of Directors, secretary and executive committee member of the Memorial Foundation Board of Directors, and selection committee chair of Leadership Nashville. Because of his commitment to education, Mr. Alexander serves on the Board of Trustees for Belmont University, Tennessee Tech University Foundation Board of Directors, Dean’s Advisory Board for the Lipscomb University College of Business, Tennessee Tech University College of Business Advisory Board, and the Metropolitan Nashville Public Education Foundation Board of Directors. Additionally, Mr. Alexander is a current member and former chairman of Fellowship of Christian Athletes of Middle TN, past-chairman of the board for the 100 Black Men of Middle TN and a former member of the Metropolitan Nashville Sports Authority Board of Directors.