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Young Alumni Board

The Young Alumni Board represents 13,300 Young Alumni worldwide. They strive to inspire support for SMU through relative and engaging programs.  The Board consists of 30 members at-large who are nominated and selected by their peers and serve three year terms. Three ex-officio members represent the Dallas Young Alumni, Black Alumni of SMU and the Hispanic Alumni of SMU affinity groups.  These members serve one-year terms.  New members are nominated and chosen by current Board members during the spring of each fiscal year.

Member Requirements:

  1. Attend two on-campus meetings (one in the fall, one in the spring)
  2. Participate in the quarterly conference calls missing no more than two each year
  3. Make a gift to any area of SMU between June 1 and May 31 of each term

2017-2018 Young Alumni Board Members:

Mark Agnew '12 - Chair
Kelsea Alexander '12
D'Marquis E. Allen '16
William A. Badarak '13
Reid R. Berry '14
Micah Brooks '10
Rachel Brown '12
Kwynn Everest '11
Jessica Giraudon '17
Brayden Harris '08
Faust Higgins '12, '13
BillyJ. Hightower II '14
Kyle Hobratschk '11
Jordan Kragen '12
Bora Laci '13
Lauren Lyngstad '14 - Past Chair
Charles S. Manning, III '11
Jodi A. Morris '14
Amie Kromis O'Riley '13
Morgan Hobbs Pieper '11, '12
Stephen Reiff '10
JB Stockslager '16
Haynes Strader '11
Kathleen J. Strauss '15
Bri Strickland '14
William A. Vonderfecht '12
Dori Wey (Shockley) '12 - Chair-Elect
Meghan P. Wilson '13
Jordan G. Wondrack '12
Shan Zaidi '09