One People, All Colors
All who support the work of MHA, whether identifying as mixed ancestry or not, are invited to participate in the work and goals of MHA as well as the gatherings and events. As we celebrate our past, we also seek to understand its impact on our lives today and help others to do the same.
The board of directors of MHA includes Scott Withrow (SC, President), Laura Tugman (TN, Vice President), Stephanie Musick (VA, Secretary), Paul Johnson (VA,Treasurer), Todd Beckham (MA), Claude Collins (TN), Kathy Lyday (NC), Manuel Mira (NC), Terry Mullins (VA), Mary Lee Sweet (FL), Rose Trent (TN), and Elizabeth Williams (GA). President Emeritus S. J. Arthur (KY) is an advisor to the board, with Consultants Lisa Alther (TN), Marilyn Cheney (MA), Ina Danko (TN), Michael Gilley (VA), Shirley Hutsell (TN), Jameson Jones (VA), Marvin T. Jones (DC), Toney Kirk (WV), Lynda Logan (WV), Elmer Maggard (KY), Eddie Manuel (VA), Phyllis Morefield (VA), Arwin Smallwood (NC), Stacy Webb (KY), and Wayne Winkler (TN).
For further information about MHA, write to firstname.lastname@example.org; we are not able to answer genealogical research queries.
A membership form which can be printed and mailed, or emailed, is attached to this message. The mailing address and email address to which it can be sent are included on the form.
We would like to thank all of those who donate to MHA. Without your support, we cannot continue in our work to research, educate, and archive information concerning Melungeons and other mixed ancestry or associated peoples. All donations are tax deductible.
MHA is a federally recognized 501 ( c ) 3 non-profit organization. Thank you for any amounts you contribute to MHA. Do not think your contribution would be too small to be appreciated. All donations, no matter the amount you can afford, are appreciated.
A PDF form is attached for your convenience in directing your contributions.