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Board of Directors Committees

Committee Charges


The Admission Committee will provide alumni assistance to the Admission Office in recruiting and enrolling targeted students to DePauw and work to educate and engage the alumni in the University’s admission process.


The Advancement Committee will promote loyal financial support of the University from all alumni recommending strategies for alumni engagement, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship.

Career Services

In collaboration with the Career Development Office, the Career Services Committee is dedicated to facilitating and strengthening the link among employers, alumni and students.

Regional Engagement

The Regional Engagement Committee provides meaningful opportunities which engage and connect DePauw alumni around the world.

Student Engagement

The Student Engagement Committee assists the Alumni Office in identifying strategies and programs that will help provide opportunities for engagement with current students both on and off-campus.


Alumni Association Board
COMMITTEE Assignments

(August 2017)

Association Officers
Denise Castillo Dell Isola '96, President

Leslie Williams Smith '03, Vice President
Chuck Barbieri '77, Secretary                                                                              
Admission Committee Joy Rowe Blang '92, Chair
Daniel A. Aranda '97
Anne Christy Ballentine '86
Alex Perdew Bhatt '00
Liz Copher Browning '84
Barbara Pontius Bowman '83
Michelle Carnahan '91
John Cassidy '82
Brandon Delesline '08
MJ Glover Dodds '78
Brian Hersh '99
Stacy Goodwin Lightfoot '99
Kathy Galliher Locke '85
Libby Fortune Somerville '78
ADVANCEMENT COMMITTEE Jane Brazes Funke '78, Chair
Janet Crawford Evans '75*
Buffy Boulet '73
Bradd Foss '00
Kathy Miller '73
Career Services Committee Tim Feemster '68, Chair
Sarah Gormley '94
Henry Malm '08
Jim Meyer '86
Matt Newill '09
Dustin Romine '99
Jason Spilbeler '07
Regional Engagement Committee Jennifer Hetzel Hallman '00, Chair
J. Allan Arnold '89
Drew Dunlavy '84
J.R. Foster '02
Tripp Freeman '93
Scot Howard '98
Charles Kuykendoll '09
Joe Rohs '84
Obinna Ugokwe '05
Student Engagement
Kelli Smith Davis '04, Chair
Caryn Cockerill Anderson '89
Marjorie Dailey '15***
Marcus Dozier '16***
Ellen Miller '76
Roger Nelsen '64

*Denotes vice chair
***Denotes student-elected representatives.