Junior Auxiliary is a national non-profit organization that encourages members to render charitable services which are beneficial to the general public, with particular emphasis on children.

The Junior Auxiliary of Laurel, MS began in 1932 with 23 charter members.  JA of Laurel continues to  grow and thrive, serving the children of Jones county and the city of Laurel.  Current members volunteer their time and talents to community projects by addressing educational, health, cultural and social needs.  JA of Laurel hosts several fundraisers throughout the year to support our projects that are beneficial to the children in our community.

Junior Auxiliary of Laurel Officers and Board Members 2018-2019

President- Andrea Endom
1st Vice President- Christy Drennan
2nd Vice President- Kathryn Davis
Recording Secretary- Becky Collins
Corresponding Secretary- Ashley Rice
Treasure/Finance- Haley Walley
Project Evaluation- Kayla Nichols
Education- Lindsay Dodd
Shareholders- Jade Yoder
Public Relations- Bryn Nasajpour
Assistant Treasurer- Cherie Burdette                                                                                                                                                                        Assistant Recording Secretary- Marisa Martin

2018-2019 Executive Board

Front row L-R: Marisa Martin, Jade Yoder, Lindsay Dodd, Andrea Endom, Haley Walley, Kathryn Davis, Kayla Nichols

Back row L-R: Cherie Burdette, Becky Collins, Christy Drennan, Ashley Rice

Not pictured: Bryn Nasajpour

​2018-2019 P​rovisional Class

Sitting L-R: Nikki Watkins, Amy Thames, Nicki Hudson, Lila Caves, Brittany Sherman, Natalie Herndon

Standing L-R: Julia Reon, Dawn Trest, Malori Al-Suwaidi, Chelsea Tew


Mrs. Katye Ainswoth

Mrs. Cherie Burdette

Mrs. Mandi Burnette

Mrs. Becky Collins

Mrs. Wyth Collins

Mrs. Hilliary Culpepper

Mrs. Kathryn Davis

Mrs. Lori Davis

Mrs. Kerri Davis

Mrs. Lindsay Dodd

Mrs. Christy Drennan

Mrs. Andrea Endom

Mrs. Angie Fletcher

Mrs. Brook Gatlin

Mrs. Cortney Hill

Mrs. Sharla Hodge

Mrs. Shai Holder

Mrs. Jennifer Ishee

Mrs. Emily Johnston

Mrs. Amy Jordan

Mrs. Ann Manning

Mrs. Marisa Martin

Mrs. Jessica McKinnon

Mrs. Amanda McLeod

Mrs. Patrece Messersmith

Mrs. Bryn Nasajpour

Mrs. JoAnna Newcomb

Mrs. Kayla Nichols

Mrs. Erin Pacific

Mrs. Erin Pitts

Mrs. Ashley Rice

Mrs. Jillian Taylor

Mrs. Anna Thornton

Mrs. Haley Walley

Mrs. Lauren Walters

Mrs. Jade Yoder