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Alumni Association Board of Directors

Alumni Association Board of DirectorsThe Office of Alumni Engagement oversees the Alumni Association as well as the Alumni Association Board of Directors. The Alumni Association is governed by a Board of Directors, made up of forty-seven members, which are nominated and selected to represent the more than 35,000 alumni living nationally and internationally.

The Office of Alumni Engagement and the Alumni Association Board of Directors are responsible for carrying out all alumni-related activities.


Alumni Board of DirectorsBoard 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 of Directors 
Chloie M. Favinger '09

Arlington, VA
Melinda Haag '81
Vice President

Bloomington, IN
Charles Compton '89

Evansville, IN

Sara Sabin Alger '98

Boeme, TX

Jasmine Ames '13

Savannah, GA

Jill Thompson Ash '78

Encinitas, CA

Paul Booth '04

Loveland, TX

Christina Bourantas '22

Wilmington, DE

Deonna Craig '04

Indianapolis, IN

Henry Dambanemuya '13

Evanston, IL

Joseph Dayan '82

Indianapolis, IN

Jeannine Deimel Dolinski '80

LaGrange, IL

Mark Driggs '91

Chicago, IL

Elizabeth English Eckert '99

Carmel, IN

Palak Pandya Effinger '02

Indianapolis, IN

John Faulkner '80

Wilmington, DE

John Gergely '04

Speedway, IN

Paul Geyer '84

Dallas, TX

Adam Gilbert '10

Chicago, IL

Elizabeth Grady '14

Chicago, IL

Kris Gruner '91

Sister Bay, WI

Mary Jane Murray Hall '73

Bloomington, IN

Miriam Hornbuckle Grays '06

Indianapolis, IN

Siobhan Lau Hunter '09

Chicago, IL

Amy Baumgartner Hutton '04

Tuscaloosa, AL

Matthew Kleymeyer '04

Carmel, IN

Erica Scott Lawrence '00

New Albany, IN

Stacy Goodwin Lightfoot '99

Chattanooga, TN

Timothy R. McFadden '84

Ballwin, MO

Nathan M. Moch '03

Mercer Island, WA

Jessica Daniel Moore '04

Indianapolis, IN

Laura Pearce '10

Chicago, IL

Madeline Perry '23

Washington, DC

Brandon Piper '09

Los Angeles, CA

Raphaella Palmer Prange '97

Decatur, IL

Susannah Ramshaw '07

Austin, TX

Stephen Robinson '04

Santa Monica, CA

Abhishek Sambatur '19

Carmel, IN

Katie Schmelzer '09

Chicago, IL

Charlie Shivers '03

Dayton, OH

Keith Stanford '95

Indianapolis, IN

Stephen Strup '84

Nicholasville, KY

Patrick Wagner '10

Indianapolis, IN

Yuka Kitajima Watanabe '17

Koto, Japan

Joseph Webster '89

Indianapolis, IN

Whitney Weinschenk '21

Florence, KY

Yvonne Williams '09

Jamaica, NY

Eric Wolfe '04

Greencastle, IN

David Ziemba '03

Indianapolis, IN


Alumni Board of Directors Committee Assignments

Board of Directors Nomination Information

Do you have a DePauw friend or classmate that you think would be a valuable addition to the Alumni Association Board of Directors? We invite all alumni to submit nominations for open positions.

Nomination Form