About

The mission of the Nevada Alumni Association is to foster and cultivate a common bond of pride, affinity and connection among alumni, students, prospective students and friends of the University of Nevada, Reno through quality programs, services and events.

The Nevada Alumni Council is the volunteer governing body of the Nevada Alumni Association. The president of the Associated Students of the University of Nevada, president of the Graduate Student Association, Athletics Director, Chairman of the Foundation Board of Trustees or his/her representative, and Vice President of Development & Alumni Relations serve as ex-officio members of the Council (*).

Each Alumni Council member is eligible to serve three consecutive two-year terms. Nevada Alumni Council members are required to be dues-paying members of the Nevada Alumni Association, participate on one of four priority task forces (Programming, Membership and Chapters or Young Alumni and Student Engagement) as well as sign the Member Partnership Agreement.

If you’re interested in joining the Nevada Alumni Council or would like to nominate someone, please submit an online nomination form. New members are selected in May and October of each year.

Nevada Alumni Council

2020-2021 Executive Committee

Alumni Association Executive Committee
Katie (Seus) Weigel
Katie (Seus) Weigel, '96, '98 MBA
President
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Scott Walquist
Scott Walquist, '02
Former President
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Shenea (Stephenson) Strader
Shenea (Stephenson) Strader, '05, '07 MBA
President-elect
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Bryan McArdle
Bryan McArdle, '05, '10 MBA
Vice President
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Cesar Melgarjeo
Cesar Melgarjeo, '13, '16 MPA
Vice President
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Kalie Work
Kalie Work, '11
Vice President
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2020-21 Board Members

Alumni Association Board Members
Austin Brown
Austin Brown
ASUN President
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Ashley Brune
Ashley Brune, '07
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Bayo Curry-Winchell
Bayo Curry-Winchell, '02
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Tyson Falk
Tyson Falk, '08, '11 MPA
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Tony Gallian
Tony Gallian, '11
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Marissa Hammond
Marissa Hammond, '10
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Matthew Hawn
Matthew Hawn
President, GSA he, him, his
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Bill Johnson
Bill Johnson
Vice President, Advancement and Executive Director, University of Nevada, Reno Foundation*
(775) 784-1352
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Monica Powers Kales
Monica Powers Kales, '79
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Doug Knuth
Doug Knuth
Director of Athletics*
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John Krmpotic
John Krmpotic, '90
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Donna Lee-Kistler
Donna Lee-Kistler, '77
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Amber Maraccini
Amber Maraccini, '13 M.A., '16 Ph.D.
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Alumni Association Board Members
Fred McElroy
Fred McElroy, '76
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Katie Nannini
Katie Nannini, '00
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Jeffrey R. Rodefer
Jeffrey R. Rodefer, '85
2021 Chair, Foundation Board of Trustees*
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Andy Volpp
Andy Volpp, '17 MBA
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Onome Natasha Wowo
Onome Natasha Wowo, '15, '18 MBA
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