Vice President

James Wade










James Wade is the Vice President of the Alpha Theta Network Alumni Chapter.

James is a Nashville native who graduated from Whites Creek Comprehensive High School.  James entered Tennesee State University in the fall of 1988 where he accepted a Football scholarship.  James was a 3-yr starter at QB, All-OVC Performer, Atlanta Classic MVP, and ended his career in the Top-5 of all major passing statistics among TSU Quarterbacks.  He's a Fall 1991 initiate of the Alpha Theta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

James is presently VP of IT Security & Compliance of a property preservation company in Tampa, FL and Co-Owner of the #1 Seafood restaurant in San Antonio, TX, Smashin Crab.

James is married to the former Nicole Howard of Cocoa, FL and TSU graduate.  James and Nicole have two kids Jasmine(26) and Cameron(17).


1993 Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Cicso Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA), Certified Network Expert(CNX)


(Current as of January 2020)


serves as an affinity chapter of the Tennessee State University National Alumni Association supporting the financial and educational needs of the university, its students, alumni and the greater Nashville community through fundraising

and scholarship.

Our Charitable Foundation helps raise funds through various programs and initiatives, and we’d love for you to get involved with the Alpha Theta Network. We depend on your support in order to improve lives and make the world a better place for generations to come. Join us today to learn all about volunteering and donating options.

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