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Alumni Board

The Alumni Association Board of Directors models, inspires, engages and supports Hope College alumni in the life and future of the college.

The Alumni Board is comprised entirely of graduates and serves as the voice of the alumni body to the college. Through semi-annual meetings, they make recommendations concerning alumni benefits, awards and programs.

The 2019-20 Alumni Board

Executive Committee

  • Jonathan Liepe ’91 (Colorado Springs, CO), President
  • Scott Watson ’86 (Indianapolis, IN), Vice President
  • Tish Carr ’82 Boerigter (Portage, MI), Secretary

MEMBERS

  • Chandler Alberda ’20 (Austin, TX)
  • Lindsay Allward-Theimer ’11 (Atlanta, GA)
  • Suzanne Marceny ’82 Caltrider (Mason, MI)
  • Tom Doran ’97 (Atlanta, GA)
  • Toni Gordon '09 (Perrysburg, OH)
  • Mary Kempker '60 (Zeeland, MI)
  • Kiersten Krause '97 (Holland, MI)
  • Anna Leach ’12 Hartge (Washington, DC)
  • Norie VandenBerg ’64 Koelbel (Chapala, Mexico)
  • Barb Mackey ’69 (Urbana, OH)
  • Andrew Ohm ’00 (Seattle, WA)
  • Grace Purdue '22 (Grand Rapids, MI)
  • Katie Bauman ’03 Schubert (Frankfort, IL), Past President
  • Jon Soderstrom ’76 (Madison, CT)
  • Terrell Solberg ’21 (Traverse City, MI)
  • Carl Toren ’79 (Lynwood, IL)
  • Phil Torrence ’96 (Kalamazoo, MI)
  • Susie Renner ’90 Williams (Grand Rapids, MI)
  • Matt Wixson ’08 (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Hideo Yamazaki ’76 (Tokyo, Japan)