Alumni Council Elects 2010-11 Leadership Team


Wednesday, May 26, 2010
CONTACT: Richard Penny, (425) 352-3395,

BOTHELL, Wash. – The University of Washington Bothell Alumni Council recently held its fifth annual elections and selected its leaders for the upcoming 2010-2011 academic year. 

Joe Santos (Liberal Studies '97) will serve as Chair with Mary Howisey (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences ‘02) named as Chair-Elect.  Additional positions are listed below.
All posts begin July 1, 2010 and extend through June 30, 2011.

The UW Bothell Alumni Council represents the institution's over 8,000 graduates, and in partnership with the University of Washington Alumni Association (UWAA) provides an array of services, events, and opportunities to maintain a connection to the UW family.
The Chair of the UW Bothell Alumni Council also serves as a member of UWAA's Board of Trustees.

Alumni interested in participating on the Council or one of its committees, are encouraged to contact Kelly Snyder, or 425-352-3623 for more information.


Chair:  Joe Santos (Liberal Studies '97)
Chair-Elect:  Mary Howisey (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences ‘02)
Secretary:  Michelle Gamboa (CSS '05)
Past Chair:  Calvin Kavalski (Liberal Studies ’97, MBA ’03)
Committee Chairs:
    Awards & Recognition:  Chris Wille (Bus. '04)
    Membership & Marketing:  Jeffrey Siegel (MBA '08)
    Legacy & Spirit:  Emily Anderson (IAS '09)   
Business Representative:  Melissa Lowe (Bus. '10)
IAS Representative:  Curtis Takahashi (IAS '04)
Business (MBA) Representatives:  Eric Helzer (MBA '06)
Education (MEd) Representative:  Vicky North (MEd '08)
Policy Study (MAPS) Representative:  Daniel C. Molvik (MAPS '07)
At-Large Advisory Board:  Bob Bernstein (MBA ’09), Jennifer Coles (IAS ’08), Mike Collins (Liberal Studies ’94), Annette Floyd (Business ’10), Michelle Huynh (MBA ’10), Katherine Kloster (BS ’99), Jeremy Reichelt (Business ’04), and Glen Williams (Business ’02).

For additional information about the UW Bothell Alumni Council or other alumni opportunities and services, visit

About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning. UW Bothell celebrates its 20th year of operation during the 2009-10 academic year with the opening of student housing, an access ramp connecting the campus to SR522, and new degrees including a Master of Computing and Software Systems (MSCSS), and a Leadership Master of Business Administration (L-MBA) at an offsite location in Bellevue, WA.