What does it mean to be a Southernite?
To be able to excel in any environment.
Jefferson R. Reese Jr. is a native of New Orleans, LA. He graduated from the first African American High School in Louisiana, McDonogh 35 Senior High School. He went on to attend Southern University A&M, majoring in Electrical Engineering. While in college, Jefferson was a 2002 initiate of the Alpha Sigma Chapter of the Kappa Alpha Psi, member of the Southern University Marching Band, and inducted into the Eta Kappa Nu, Electrical Engineering Honor Society.
Jefferson graduated in the summer of 2003 from Souther