Alumni Programs

Meet the Alumni Board

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Executive Committee

  • FY22-alea.jpeg alea adigweme ’06
    President


    Major: Russian Literature
    Current location: Los Angeles, CA
    Serves on: Diversity and Inclusion Committee
    What was the last thing that made you laugh? "Janelle James's half-hour special on Netflix."

  • Dave-Baxter.jpegDave Baxter ’87
    Vice President


    Major: Psychology
    Current location: Kensington, MD
    Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni
    What was the last thing that made you laugh? "Many things make me laugh. I watch far too much YouTube with short bits from English Comedy shows. I like their biting sense of humor--sometimes even at their own expense!"

  • DylanABODphoto Dylan Rivera ’95 
    Secretary


    Major: Political Science
    Current location: Portland, OR
    Serves on: Reed Career Alliance
    What was the first concert you attended? "U2, on the Joshua Tree tour."

  • FY22-Melissa.jpeg Melissa Osborne ’13
    Past President


    Major: Sociology
    Current location: Bellingham, WA
    Services on: Diversity and Inclusion Committee
    Favorite book? "The Chronicles of Amber. Hands down. It's a series by Roger Zelazny."  

Alumni Trustees

  •  reed_alumni_avatar.pngMichael Axley ’89 



    Major: General Literature
    Location: Portland, OR

  • Christine Lewis Christine Lewis ’07



    Major: Anthropology
    Location: West Linn, OR
    What is the last thing that made you laugh? "My toddler's giggles when I tickle him- laughter is contagious"

  • reed_alumni_avatar.png Darlene Pasieczny ’01



    Major: Art
    Location: Portland, OR

  • box Lisa Saldana ’94



    Major: Psychology
    Location: Eugene, OR
    What is one new thing you have recently learned about yourself? "I like chocolate...if it is really good chocolate."

At-Large Members

    • FY22-Jon.jpeg Jon Bates ’67

      Major: Chemistry
      Location: Portland, OR
      Serves on: Reed Career Alliance
      What is your favorite book? "The one I am about to read next." 

    • FY22-Sirius.jpegSirius Bonner ’05 

      Major: Art
      Location: Happy Valley, OR
      Serves on: Diversity and Inclusion Committee
      Favorite spot on Reed's campus when you were a student? "Multicultural Resource Center." 

    • AB-At-Large-Member_Ian-Fisher-1.jpeg Ian Fisher ’07 

      Major: Philosophy
      Location: Portland, OR
      Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni
      What is your favorite movie? "No Country for Old Men, followed closely by many other films of the Cohen oeuvre."

    • Carmen García Durazo  Carmen García Durazo ’11 

      Major: Spanish
      Location: Portland, OR
      Serves on: Diversity and Inclusion Committee
      What is your favorite book? "The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha"

    • FY21-Advocates-AB-Member-Photo_Liz-Gilkey.jpeg Liz Gilkey, ’01

      Major: English
      Location: Portland, OR
      Serves on: Reed Career Alliance
      What is the first concert you attended? "My first big concert was Lollapalooza in 1992 (I think)."

    • AB-At-Large-Member_Katie-Halloran-1.jpeg Katie Halloran ’15 

      Major: Biology
      Location: Falmouth, MA
      Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni
      What is your favorite book? "Can't pick just one! Top three from the top of my head: Half of a Yellow Sun, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche; Housekeeping, by Marilynne Robinson; Sometimes a Great Notion, by Ken Kesey."

    • AB-At-Large-Member_Ashlin-Hatch-2.jpeg Ashlin Hatch ’17 

      Major: Literature/Theatre
      Location: Arroyo Grande, CA
      Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni
      What was the first concert you attended? "Raven-Symoné at the Mid-State Fair, baby."

    • Andy McLain Andy McLain ’92

      Major: English
      Location: Portland, OR
      Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni
      What is one new thing you've recently learned about yourself? "I am fooling myself when I think I am multitasking."

    • Messner,-David-1.jpeg David Messner ’90

      Major: Psychology
      Location: Devon, PA
      Serves on: Reed Career Alliance
      What is your favorite movie? Blues Brothers. 

    • Rennie-Meyers.jpg Rennie Meyers ’15

      Major: Environmental Studies/History
      Location: Washington, D.C.
      Serves on: Reed Career Alliance
      What was the first concert you attended? "Fall Out Boy. It’s all been uphill from there."
    • Peter-Miller.jpgPeter Miller ’06

      Major: Political Science
      Location: New York, NY
      Serves on: Reed Career Alliance and New York Chapter Chair
      What are some things that help you feel genuine, stay grounded, and focus? "Afternoon coffee breaks, making time for reading fiction before bed, and daily walks."

    • Govind-Nair Govind Nair ’83

      Major: Economics
      Location: Poinciana, FL
      Serves on: Reed Career Alliance (Chair)
      What was the first concert you attended? "Talking Heads."

    • reed_alumni_avatar.png Marjorie Skinner ’01

      Major: English
      Location: Portland, OR
      Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni
      Favorite spot on campus while a student? "Seemed like there was always something or someone interesting in the student center."

    • Laramie-Silber.jpgLaramie Van Duzer Silber ’13


      Major: Anthropology
      Location: Washington, NJ
      Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni (Chair)
      Favorite spot on campus while a student? "Definitely the canyon. Or the upper catwalk in the reading room in the library."

Presidential Appointments

 Major: Classics/Religion
Location: Burnsville, MN
Serves on: Diversity and Inclusion Committee (Co-Chair)

Major: English
Location: Vancouver, WA
Serves on: Diversity and Inclusion Committee
What is your favorite movie? "Best in Show (Jennifer Coolidge forever!)."

Chapter Leadership Council Members

  • lyons.jpg Eve Lyons ’95, Boston Chapter Chair

    Major: Psychology
    Location: Milton, MA
    Serves on: Reed Career Alliance

  • Andrei-Stephens.jpg Andrei Stephens ’08, New York Chapter Committee Member

    Major: Economics
    Location: Cincinnati, OH
    Serves on: Committee for Young Alumni 
    What is your favorite book? "Constantly changing. I loved Impossible Owls by Brian Phillips"

2021-22 Nominating Committee Members