Andre Porter was born in Los Angeles, CA and spent his early childhood there, in Clovis, NM, and Millington, TN, before spending his most formative years in Meridian, MS.  He attended the University of Southern Mississippi, where he pledged Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., and earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California State University, East Bay.  Mr. Porter is currently a candidate for the Master of Professional Studies in Healthcare Administration with a Healthcare Informatics Certificate from Tennessee Tech.  In December 2016, Mr. Porter assumed the position of Enrollment Management Coordinator for the College of Graduate Studies at Middle Tennessee State.  Previously, he was Manager of Graduate Studies at Tennessee Tech, and Program Manager at the University of California, Berkeley.