Vanderbilt Alumni Association Board of Directors

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association's mission is to engage alumni in the life of Vanderbilt University and its students, and to encourage lifelong connections among alumni and support of the University's goals.

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association Board of Directors is seeking nominations for new members. Ideal candidates will be involved alumni who want to lead alumni engagement efforts in support of Vanderbilt’s mission and priorities.

Know someone who would be an asset to the Alumni Board? Nominate an alumnus or alumna today.

Board Expectations

  • Serve as an ambassador for the Vanderbilt Alumni Association
  • Be among Vanderbilt's most informed and engaged volunteers
  • Actively participate in all committee conference calls and two board meetings
  • Prepare for the meetings – be responsive to requests for feedback
  • Financially support Vanderbilt University
  • Be an advocate and cultivate and engage others in supporting Vanderbilt University
  • Represent the association at chapter and University events
  • Understand the relationship between board and staff
Board Leadership


Perry Brandt, BA'74, JD '77
Kansas City, Mo.

President Elect

Dan Lovinger, BA’87
Purchase, N.Y.


Patti White, BA’76
London, England

Associate Vice Chancellor for Alumni Relations

Graham Stewart
Nashville, Tenn.

Board Of Directors

Tamara C. Baynham, BE’93 
Bowie, Md.

Rebecca Chong, BA’16
San Francisco, Calif.

John Cobb​, MD'78 
Atlanta, Ga.

Kristin Ficery, BA'91
Atlanta, Ga.

Jane Ann Gass​, BS’74 
Palm Coast, Fla. 

Ryan Grant, BS’01
Atlanta, Ga.

Eileen C. Hart​, BA’10, MSN’12
Nashville, Tenn.

Aditya V. Karhade​, BE’15 
Boston, Mass.

Jodie Leeka, BE’10, ME'11             
Washington, D.C.

Ashley Martin, BA’07
Charlotte, N.C.

Brandon Miller, BE’06
Atlanta, Ga. 

Todd Miller​, BA’88
Repulse Bay, Hong Kong

Kate Morgan, BS’06
New York, N.Y.

Ginny Myer, BSN’75            
Cincinnati, Ohio

Kathryn Moreadith Pothier, BMus'09
Chicago, Ill.

Alex Quintana, BA’05, MSF’06
San Mateo, Calif.

Hugh Ray​, BA’92, JD’96, M.Div'96
Houston, Texas

Michael Rintoul​, BA’88, MBA’89
Darien, Conn.

Alex Ryerson​, BS’00 
Nashville, Tenn.

Kyle Southern​, BA ’07, MPP ’09 
Nashville, Tenn.

Tim Warnock, BA’84
Nashville, Tenn.

Valerie Williams​, BE’95
Antioch, Tenn.

Justin Wood​, BA’03, JD’06
Raleigh, N.C.