Cindy Alexander, assistant to the president since August 2009, is a graduate of Southern Wesleyan University. She joined the Furman staff in 2005 as an executive assistant in the president's office. She and her husband, David, have three daughters, Megan '04, Sarah and Grace.
Teresa Ponder began her Furman career in May 2005 as the Department Assistant and was later promoted to Administrative Assistant for the Housing and Residence Life Office of the Student Life Division. In June 2011, she was promoted to the Office of the President.
Teresa and her husband, David, have one daughter, Stacey Sellers, who works in the Radiology Department with the Greenville Health System.