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Apply to the Alumni Board of Directors

Applications for the board of directors will open February 2025. Applications will be reviewed mid-April 2025 and interviews will be held at the end of April. We will contact applicants after the deadline to schedule interviews. For questions please contact Kacie Wolter, Coordinator of Alumni and Campus Engagement, at 970.248.1525.

Alumni Association Board Mission Statement

The Alumni Association Board of Directors is a group of actively engaged alumni who work to build a culture that benefits the alumni, students, faculty and supporters of Colorado Mesa University. The board provides guidance, education, and support to grow the awareness of the Alumni Association and involvement on campus, in our community, and around the country.

Alumni Giving Resolution

The CMU Alumni Association's Board of Directors is committed to supporting the fundraising efforts of the University to benefit students and encourages others to join them. Each year the Board of Directors commits to 100% giving participation and each director may designate their contribution as they wish - scholarships, capital projects, clubs and organizations, among many other options. Alumni giving is instrumental to helping current and future Mavericks attain their educational dreams by earning a college degree as well as providing critical resources for our alma mater's continued success.

2023-2024 Board of Directors

Troy Nesheim
President (Joined in 2018)
Jennifer Pacheco
President Elect (joined in 2019)
Gussie Boyd
Maverick Relations (Joined in 2019)
Jerry Sheetz
Treasurer/Secretary (Joined in 2021)
Dusti Reimer
Past President (Joined in 2018)
Brett Armour
Director (Joined in 2018)
Deb Bailey
Director (Joined in 2023)
Emmylou Blanco
Director (Joined in 2022)
Brandon Cummings
Director (Joined in 2022)
Tyler Dahl
Director (Joined in 2022)
Billy Diaz
Director (Joined in 2020)
Kyle Harriman
Director (Joined in 2021)
Jennifer Holdren
Director (Joined in 2019)
Dutch Johnson
Director (Joined in 2022)
Brittani Martin
Director (Joined in 2023)
Kim Raff
Director (Joined in 2023)
Heather Root
Director (Joined in 2022)
Chris Smith
Director (Joined in 2023)
Katie Sweet
Director (Joined in 2022)
Stephanie Williams
Director (Joined in 2022)

What does the Board of Directors do?

  • Represent the Alumni Association at events on campus and throughout the community.
  • Plan and execute Alumni Association events and programs.
  • Offer ideas and initiate board activities through participation on one or more of the sub-committees: Alumni and Faculty Support, Student Relations, Events and PR, and Chapter Support.
  • Serve as champions for the Alumni Association and CMU.
  • Actively engage alumni and collect and share their feedback.
  • Recruit volunteers for committees and events.

Alumni Board at the Grad Party


Alumni Board with Old Jimmy