Adrienne Cox Carter (center, Class of 1991) is this year’s recipient of the Jackson Prep Patriot Award. The Patriot Award is given to an alum who demonstrates a sustained interest in and significant involvement with Prep after graduation. Carter is a graduate of Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi School of Law and works with MJ Legal on criminal justice reform. She has served Jackson Prep in various roles, including president of the Alumni Council and PAT. She is the mother of Prep senior Bennett and eighth grader Henry. She is married to fellow 1991 classmate Keith Carter. Presenting the Patriot Award were Head of School Lawrence Coco (left, Class of 1992) and Alumni Council President Jet Hollingsworth (right, Class of 1994).