2016-17 Board of Directors
A 23-member Board of Directors, headed by an Executive Committee, establishes UNO Alumni Association policy, reviews programs, issues awards and provides feedback and suggestions to the university administration. Members are listed below (years of graduation in parentheses).
Chairman of the Board
: Scott Durbin (1984), Harry A. Koch Co.
Past Chairman: Sarah Waldman (1994)
1st Vice Chair:
Al Hansen (1984), First National Bank
2nd Vice Chair:
Laurie Ruge (2001), Gordmans Management Company
Chris Denney (2005), Nebraska Medicine
: Shari Munro (1986), Frankel Zacharia
Randy Stevenson (1982), Baird Holm
President & CEO:
Lee Denker, UNO Alumni Association
Term Expires 2017
Brian Allison (2005), Children's Home Healthcare; Monique Farmer (2003), Omaha Public Schools; Shonna Dorsey (2003; 2010), Interface Web School; Tina Scott Mordhorst (1989), UNMC Physicians; Tamara Williams (2003, 2009), Millard Public Schools.
Term Expires 2018
Viv Ewing (1983, 1986), Nebraska Families Collaborative; Steven Schmitz (1995; 2008), OPPD; Enid Schonewise (1996, 2001), Westside Schools; Jim Sutfin (1993, 2002), Millard Public Schools.
Term Expires 2019
David Brisson (2002), Wells Fargo Securities; Michelle Gerhardt (1999), Union Pacific; Maureen Graziano (2000), First Data; Traci Harrison (2000), Community Volunteer; Adam Marek (2000), Colliers International, Penny Parker (1980), Completely KIDS; Gabe Romero (2002); Steve Roberts (1976), self-employed artist
Chancellor John Christensen (1974), AFROTC Alumni Rep. Gary Seitz (1971), Faculty Senate Rep. Scott Vlasek (1995), Student Regent Patrick Davlin, Mike Bird, University of Nebraska Foundation.