New Officers, Members Elected for WWU Alumni Association
|5/30/2013||Mary Ann Beahon|
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||(573) 592-1127|
New officers and board members have been elected to the William Woods University Alumni Association. Justin Shy ’02 of St. Charles, Mo., was elected president, and Karla Williams DeSpain ’80 of Columbia, Mo., was elected vice president.
Leigh Hailey Kieffer ’72 of Kansas City, Mo., was elected secretary and Christi Slizewski Tennyson ’97 of St. Peters, Mo., was elected treasurer.
New board members elected for a three-year term are Molly McTaggart Hanley ’05, Mexico, Mo.; Jody Paschal ’02, Fulton, Mo.; Harrison Jones ’11, St. Joseph, Mo.; Meredith Varnell Leslie ’95, Dayton, Ohio; Alena Dubinski Akins ’99, Gurnee, Ill.; Lisa Burke ’11, Kansas City, Mo.; and Cassie Doepke-Kunkel ’82, Lee’s Summit, Mo.
Suzie Swyden ’77, Leawood, Kan., was elected for a two-year term and Susan Werbach Lowry ’91, Jefferson City, Mo., was elected for a one-year term.
Members of the William Woods University National Alumni Association act as leaders and contributors of time, ideas and funding to William Woods University with the intention of strengthening the school and giving future students the same opportunities that they had.