Lander Alumni Association

Association Board Nomination Form The Lander Alumni Association, formed in 1885, is celebrating over 100 years of service to the university and its alumni. The association is governed by a 30-member board of directors. The 2015-2017 Board President is Jim Nichols, Class of 1967. All graduates and former students who completed at least 30 semester hours at Lander are members of the association.

The purpose of the organization is to foster continued interest among alumni in their alma mater. Several activities are sponsored throughout the year by the Alumni Association, such as Homecoming/Alumni Weekend, Alumni Reunion Day and various receptions and alumni-sponsored trips. Also, the Alumni Association awards 14 academic scholarships and one athletic scholarship each year.

Lander University Alumni Board

Officers

 

James "Jim" Nichols, Jr., 1995
President

 

Debrah Hodges Miller, 1976
Vice President

 

Zenata "Nita" Donaldson, 1998
Secretary

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Lamar Scott, 1982/84
Treasurer

Rodney Jones 

Rodney Jones, 2008
Vice President for Young Alumni

 

Frank Ridlehoover, 1967
Past President


Members

  • Katie Finkbeiner Engram, 2009
  • Chandler Reep Darling, 1983
  • Clayton Dorn, 1987
  • Don Durden, 2012
  • Kat Laye Finkbeiner, 1971
  • Zackary Freeman, 2010
  • Tasha Garrick, 1996
  • Marvin Goldman, 1966
  • Michael Goodwin, 2001
  • Sylvia Brooks Grubb, 1959
  • E. Gowan Lancaster, 1977
  • Peggy McClinton Makins, 1981
  • Allan Manyika, 2010
  • Mashura Mufuka, 1979
  • Joyce Johnson Nickles, 1960
  • Jalysa O’Conner, 2012
  • Brandon Pitts, 1996
  • Jackie Devore Roark, 1972
  • Jennifer Hershberger Roark, 2002
  • Lamar Scott, 1982/84
  • L. Betty Skinner, 1967
  • Kirsten Stewart, 2012
  • Torri Toland, 2000
  • Gene Tolbert, 1963
  • C. Wayne White, 1983
  • Patti Zenker, 1992

Staff

  • Myra Greene, 1978
    Director of Alumni Affairs & Annual Giving
  • Debra L. Dill, 1990
    Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs