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Alumni Board

A group shot of the Alumni Board from October 11, 2015.

Alumni Board

The mission of the PLU Alumni Board is to assist the university in developing an alumni community whose members demonstrate a lifelong commitment to each other, devotion to PLU’s mission and investment in its future.

The Alumni Board in conjunction with the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations

  • fosters communication and relationships among alumni, students, faculty and staff
  • enhances alumni commitment to the university through development and support of service, investment, and life long learning opportunities
  • promotes celebration of accomplishments of the university and its students, faculty and alumni

The board meets twice a year on campus and conducts much of its business through the work of various committees. The Alumni Board provides on-going input into the many programs and services administered by the Alumni and Constituent Relations staff.

Nominate Someone Today

Know someone who would make a great member of the Alumni Board? Nominate them here. Current Alumni Board Members, other alumni, and PLU faculty, staff and students can all submit nominations.

Board Members

Scott Barnum ’77
Atherton, CA

Carl Field ’08
Seattle, WA

Sara (Monson) Kass ’88
Bethesda, MD

Brian Laubach ’84
Lakewood, WA

Kelly Ryan ’10
Chevy Chase, MD

Oneida (Battle) Blagg ’91
Roy, WA

Dale Haarr ’89
Past President and Regent Representative
Billings, MT

Ruth Foster-Koth ’88
Seattle, WA

Sal Mungia ’81
Vice President
Bethesda, MD

Linda (Svendsen) Strand ’67
President
Mercer Island, WA

Jessica (Holden) Braunlich ’07
Anchorage, AK

Noreen (McEntee) Hobson ’00
Tacoma, WA

Robert Kratzke ’79
Edina, MN

Kenneth Ryals ’87
Beaux Arts, WA

Mike Willis ’73
Kent, WA

Regent Representatives

Susan Caulkins ’82

Vacant Seat

Student Members

Hilary Vo
ASPLU President

Advisory

Jessica Pagel ’08
Director
Alumni and Constituent Relations

Kathy Engle
Assistant Director
Alumni and Constituent Relations

Alicia Hinckley ’10
Director of Annual Giving
Office of Advancement

Kathy Allen ’17
Alumni Engagement Coordinator
Alumni and Constituent Relations

Daniel Lee
Vice President for Advancement
Office of Advancement

Mary Duvall
Executive Director of Advancement
Office of Advancement