Alumni Board

The Case Western Reserve University Alumni Association’s Board of Directors is dedicated to fostering strong and active partnerships between the university and its graduates. Board involvement provides opportunities for alumni to engage in strategic university planning efforts and play an important role in the university's mission.

The 18-member board consists of an executive committee and seven standing committees. Members of the board of directors are individually elected to three-year terms of service. Regular board meetings are open to Alumni Association members, staff, students and other interested parties. Download the board's articles of governance.

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The Alumni Association Board of CWRU 

President Vice President Secretary/Treasurer
Arnold Huffman (CWR '93) Liz McFarlin-Marciak (CWR '10) Nancy Carlson (MGT '93)


Board Member Affiliation Location Term
Aishwarya Arjunan (CWR '10) Chicago, Illinois 2019
Charles (Chuck) Brandman (CIT '73) Houston, Texas 2022
Nancy Carlson (MGT '93) Peoria, Arizona 2021
Bradford W. Crews

Associate Vice President, Alumni Relations

Cleveland, Ohio ex officio
Dean Fazekas (SAS '91) Olmsted Falls, Ohio 2021
Donte Gibbs (CWR '10, SAS '12) Cleveland, Ohio 2022
Arnold Huffman (CWR '93)  Atlanta, Georgia 2020
Alex Kranz (CWR '88) Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 2022
Jessica Malone (CWR '10) Cleveland, Ohio 2021
Magda Marcel (CWR '10) San Francisco, California 2021
Liz McFarlin-Marciak (CWR '10) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2020
Cheryl McRae-Bergeron (NUR '94) Atlanta, Georgia 2020
Jennifer Mendelson (CWR '98) Shaker Heights, Ohio 2021
Allison Olenginski (CWR '01),
Immediate Past President
Silverthorne, Colorado 2019
Chris Partis (WRC '83) Akron, Ohio 2022
Sarah Rovito (CWR '07) Silver Spring, Maryland 2021
Adam Rupe (CWR '08) Washington, DC 2020
Jessica Slentz (GRS '17, English) Rochester, New York 2022
Lloyd Weema (CWR '02) Beverly Hills, Florida 2020
Roger Wei (CWR '96) Mayfield Heights, Ohio
Shanghai, China