Alumni Programs

Nominations for Alumni Board service starting in July 2022

In accordance with the constitution of the Reed College alumni association, and following a call for nominations, the nominating committee of the alumni association hereby gives notice of the following nominations to the Alumni Board. All terms begin July 1, 2022. Some of these sketches have been edited for space.

In all offices for which there is only one nominee on January 1, the nominee shall be considered elected as of that date, except that the board of trustees must approve the alumni trustee nomination. Additional nominations for each vacant position may be submitted by petition from the membership. Said petitions must contain the name and a brief biographical sketch of the nominee, the office to be filled, and the signatures of 50 or more members of the Alumni Association. Petitions must be received by the College on or before January 1. The nominations process may be viewed here in the constitution

Secretary (One-Year Term)

Andrei Stephens ’08

Andrei lives in Cincinnati, OH and is the Associate Director of Product Management at Xandr. He majored in Economics at Reed. Andrei has served in a number of volunteer roles, including on the New York Chapter Committee, on the Chapter Leadership Council and as a CLC representative to the Alumni Board, as a Pathfinder for the Alumni Board's Committee for Young Alumni, as a Reunions class committee volunteer, as a Career Network volunteer, as a Working Weekend mentor, and as an Alumni Fundraising for Reed volunteer and steering committee member.

At-Large Board Members (Three-Year Term)

Grant Burgess ’13 

Grant lives in Portland, OR and is the co-owner of Midschool, adjunct faculty at Mt. Hood Community College, and a freelance video producer. Grant majored in English at Reed and is a part of the Alumni Business Owner Directory.

Maya Campbell ’14

Maya lives in Berkeley, CA and recently graduated from the law school at University of California at Berkeley. She majored in history at Reed and has served as a Reunions volunteer and alumni admission volunteer. As a student, Maya served as a Career Services volunteer, student tutor, RELAY Leadership Academy volunteer, peer mentor, and house advisor.

Jennifer Delfino ’05

Jen lives in New York, NY and is Assistant Professor of Academic Literacy and Linguistics at Borough of Manhattan Community College. She majored in Anthropology at Reed. 

Avigail Hurvitz-Prinz ’05

Avigail lives in Philadelphia, PA and is a psychotherapist in private practice. She majored in Religion at Reed and has served as a Career Network volunteer, alumni admission volunteer, and Peer Mentor.

Lanlan Valentina Jin ’11

Lanlan lives in Venice, CA and is a Graduate student at the University of California at Los Angeles. She majored in Biology at Reed and has served as Book Group discussion leader, Paideia presenter, and Reunions volunteer. As a student, Lanlan was a Reunions student worker, and a member of the Collegium Musicum.

Alumni Trustee (Four-Year Term)

Carla Beam ’76

Carla lives in Anchorage, AK and is president of the Board of Directors for the University of Alaska Foundation. She majored in Psychology at Reed and has served as an alumni admission volunteer, Reunions class committee volunteer, Reed Career Services volunteer, Alumni Fundraising for Reed volunteer, and worked on the Reed Oral History project.

Chapter Representatives to the Alumni Board (One-Year Term)

Eve Lyons, ’95

Eve lives in Milton, MA and is an expressive arts therapist at Brighton-Allston Mental Health Association. She majored in Psychology at Reed. She has served in a number of volunteer roles, including currently chairing the Boston Chapter Committee, as a Reunions committee member, and as a member of the Alumni Board's Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

Continuing Alumni Board for 2022–2023

President: Dave Baxter ’87 

Vice President: Dylan Rivera ’95 

Past President: alea adigweme ’06

Alumni Trustees:

  • Michael Axley ’89
  • Christine Lewis ’07
  • Lisa Saldana ’94

At-Large Members:

  • Sirius Bonner ’05
  • Carmen García Durazo ’11
  • Shirley Gibson ’94
  • Liz Gilkey ’01
  • Ian Fisher ’07
  • Katie Halloran ’15
  • Ashlin Hatch ’17
  • Peter Miller ’06
  • Laramie Silber ’13
  • Marjorie Skinner ’01

Nominations for Nominations Committee service starting in July 2022

Nominating Committee (One-Year Term)

Charli Krause ’09

Charli lives in Austin, TX and is the Deputy Director at Generation SERVE. She majored in Sociology at Reed and has served as a member of the Reed First-Gen Alumni Affinity Group, LGBTQIA2S+ Alumni Affinity Group, Reed Career Network Career Services Volunteer, and as an Alumni Fundraising for Reed volunteer and steering committee member. As a student, Charli was an Alumni Fundraising for Reed Student volunteer, Phonathon Caller, Reunions student worker, and SEEDS volunteer.

Yuka Nagashima ’92

Yuka lives in San Francisco, CA and is the Executive Director of Food Shift. She majored in physics at Reed. Yuka currently serves as a member of the Alumni Board's Diversity and Inclusion Committee, and has also volunteered with the Reed Career Network, and as an alumni admission volunteer.

Darlene Pasieczny ’01 

Darlene lives in Portland, OR and is an attorney at Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP. She majored in Art at Reed. Darlene has served in a number of volunteer roles, including as an Alumni Trustee, a member of the Alumni Board's Committee for Young Alumni, a Reunions class committee volunteer, an Alumni Fundraising for Reed volunteer, an alumni admission volunteer, an Alumni Career Coach Chair, a member of the Legal Network, a member of the Reed Career Alliance/Network.

Previously Appointed Nominations Committee for 2022–2023

alea adigweme ’06 Past President

Dave Baxter ’87 President