Alumni Board

Be a part of something special.

Interested in a commitment to William Peace University? The Alumni Board may be the volunteer position that’s right for you.

Complete an application form to let the Alumni Board know that you are interested in a bigger, broader commitment to your Alma Mater. Nominations are made on an annual basis, and you will be contacted some time during the spring regarding your submission.

Apply for the WPU Alumni Board

What Does the Alumni Board Do?

The Alumni Board meaningfully engages alumni and friends in the life of the University in several ways.

  • Channel alumni talents and activities to support William Peace University’s mission of educating students for careers in the organizations of tomorrow
  • Serve as a voice for the 9,500+ Peace alumni who span the United States
  • Foster our legacy and Peace community relationships by creating opportunities for student-alumni fellowship
  • Celebrate our Presbyterian roots, spiritual heritage, and liberal arts traditions
  • Encourage, direct and engage our alumni in all philanthropic areas and interests of William Peace University
  • Communicate consistently with our constituents
  • Fostering relationships between current, past, and prospective students
  • Engage and strategize with the President in strategic and long-term planning

“I chose to serve on the Alumni Board because I wanted to find ways to engage, give back, and make a difference at my Alma Mater.”

 

Maria Ewing ’12

Alumni Board, 2016-17

Alumni Board Officers 

  • Alli Leggett Woolard ’01, President
  • Megan E. Hoffner ’11, President Elect & Co-Vice President
  • Dan Mekuria ’13, Co-Vice President
  • Courtney Burns ’07, Secretary

At-Large Members

  • Sarah Armstrong Barge ’79
  • Kirsten Jarrell Benzaquen ’11
  • Jane Wall Bondurant ’71
  • Janet P. Caldwell ’90
  • Jessica Coscia-Ferns ’01
  • Carolyn Hollis Dickens ’72
  • Yvonne Peace Dillehay ’76
  • Maria H. Ewing ’12
  • Jane Bowman Fain ’76
  • Melina Jo Fullwood ’93
  • Faith M. Inman ’13
  • Janna Joyner ’12
  • Farrah Knab ’11
  • Sarah Kordulewski ’11
  • Sara Jo Allen Manning ’58 ’60
  • Patch Workman Perry ’61
  • Jenny McNeill Purvis ’04
  • Ginger Lancaster Shields ’77
  • Summer Greer Smith ’06
  • Mary Paris Templeton ’66
  • Gale McKoy Wilkins ’11

Young Alumni Council, 2016-17

Young Alumni Council Officers 

  • Kirsten Jarrell Benzaquen ’11, President
  • Ashley Simms ’09, Vice President
  • Christiane Newell ’15, Secretary

At-Large Members

  • Deja Barber ’16
  • L. Nicole Cashwell ’12
  • Danica Co ’13
  • Nicole M. Fleming ’09
  • Bryson Gibson ’15
  • Brittany J. Goodman ’11
  • Melvin T. Gray, Jr. ’16
  • Merica A. Ivey ’16
  • Brittany G. Lynn ’10
  • Megan Mansfield ’15
  • Anthony McCue ’16
  • Molly McKinley ’14
  • Taylor L. Murray ’14
  • Tyquan Nolan ’16
  • Sarah K. Peele ’11
  • Erica Saraceno ’15
  • Nate Strother ’16