National Alumni Board


Quincy University's National Alumni Board is comprised of 21 alumni representing different geographical regions of the nation. Assisted by the director of development and alumni services, the Alumni Board maintains and stimulates interest in the University, helps generate financial support, helps provide internships and mentoring opportunities for University students, and acts as a liaison between the University and its alumni. The board holds its annual meeting on Quincy University's campus during Homecoming.

Mission Statement
The mission of the National Alumni Association and Board is to foster a positive long-term relationship between alumni and Quincy University, to stimulate and maintain this relationship, and to support the University community.

To this end, the National Alumni Board will communicate with Alumni, will support the activities of the University, and will assist in fundraising and coordination of alumni activities under the direction of the University.

The members of the National Alumni Board for 2014-15 are listed below:

National Alumni Board Officers:
President-Ed Andrade '94
Chicago, Illinois

Vice President-Steve Rak '00
St. Louis, Missouri

Secretary-John Costello '97
Chicago, Illinois

Board Members:
Ann Comerford '91 - Macomb, Illinois
Paul Brown '65 - Quincy, Illinois
Tara Charvat '94 - Berkely Hts, New Jersey
Ann Marie Cooper '76 - Dubuque, Iowa
Mike Dietrich '96 - Millstadt, Illinois
Walter Gorak '68 - Ada, Michigan
Dr. Tom Gorell '63 - Fort Collins, Colorado
Kevin Hahn '12 - Springfield, Illinois
Nicole Heerlein '02 - St.Louis, Missouri (Emeritus)
Jerry Krogmeier '74 - Indianapolis, Indiana
James McDowell '61 - Quincy, Illinois (Emeritus)
Craig Moore '97 - St. Louis, Missouri
Pat Ostergren '94 - Minneapolis, Minnesota
John Paunan '96 - Arlington Hts, Illinois
Dr. Peggy Redshaw '70 - Sherman, Texas
Mel Roberson '97 - Dolton, Illinois
April Thomas-Powell '96 - Rochester, Michigan
Mary Pat Vahlkamp '88 - Quincy, Illinois

For more information on Quincy University's National Alumni Board, or to nominate yourself or a classmate for induction, contact Ed Andrade '94 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .