University of Michigan Alumni Association

Board of Governors

UMDC is led by a Board of Governors who are elected from the general club membership and committee members. The Nominating Committee determines the Board slate for elections which take place during the Annual Meeting in June. The board works on behalf of the members of the Club. Please also reference the Club Bylaws for additional information.

UMDC's Board of Governors for the 2016-17 year:

  • Charmaine Chan
  • Sam Chappell
  • Ellie Howe
  • Alex Jaffe
  • Winston Kelly
  • Alana Kuhn
  • Jessica Lutz
  • Phil Obrzut
  • Michael Pearson
  • Erik Ruselowski
  • Ariste Sallas-Brookwell
  • Nicole Taylor
  • Angela Washington
  • Michael Werner

Executive Officers

UMDC's Executive Officers for the 2016-17 year:

  • President: Erik Ruselowski
  • Treasurer: Phil Obrzut
  • Secretary: Nicole Taylor

Committee Chairs

The current committee chairs:

  • Alumni Student Recruiting (ASR): Sam Chappell
  • CAN Sports: Nicole Taylor
  • Career Development: Charmaine Chan
  • Community Service: Angela Washington and Danni Shapiro
  • Development: Sam Chappell & Michael Werner
  • Marketing & Communications: Jessica Lutz
  • Programming: Winston Kelly & Alana Kuhn
  • Scholarship: Mike Pearson & Ramona Cotca
  • Silent Auction: Kristy Lukaszewski
  • Volunteer Engagement: Charmaine Chan & Ariste Sallas-Brookwell

If you're interested in volunteering, we'd love to have you! Please email for more information.