ALUMNI BOARD

Wartburg Alumni Board members are volunteers who represent alumni and serve as a liaison for the sharing of information between alumni and the college. The alumni board provides advice and support to the professional staff in the office of Alumni & Parent Relations and Annual Giving. In addition, the board assists in encouraging alumni participation in the life of the college.

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 Campus Liaisons

Renee (Clark) Voves ’04 – Associate Director of Institutional Advancement,
Alumni & Parent Relations and Annual Giving, Secretary of the Board, Waverly
Rob Ruchotzke – Director of Annual Giving, Cedar Falls
Dani Gordon ’17 – Assistant Director of Alumni & Parent Relations, Waverly
Dr. Joy Becker ’97 – Faculty Representative, Waverly
Gerald Oberheu ’62 – Golden Knights Representative, Cedar Falls
Jared Feigenbaum ’21 – Students UKnight President, Marion 

 Board Members

  • Dr. Mike Franzman ’00 – President, Bettendorf
  • Paul Mugan ’90, Vice President, Waverly
  • Lisa Rasmusson Abrahamson ’96, Van Meter
  • Jean Movall Buckingham ’82, Waverly
  • Joesph Carter ’99, Algona
  • Glenda Roberts Dixon ’81, Cedar Rapids
  • Alicia Faust ’12, Cedar Rapids
  • Lester Franzen ’90, Columbia, S.C.
  • Jamie Harrings ’16, Cedar Falls
  • Russell Harris ’10, Pontiac, Mich.
  • Rick Klahsen ’86, Edmond, Okla.
  • David Nuetzman ’11, Roseville, Minn.
  • Megan Nuehring Pedersen ’13, Andover, Ill. 
  • Matthew Petersen ’06, Moline, Ill
  • Kelly Preussner ’05, Durham, N.C.
  • Andrew Salvaterra ’07, Eau Claire, Wis.
  • Jeff Schares ’87, Plymouth, Mass.
  • Jerri Schmidt ’82, Oshkosh, Wis.
  • Zak Steib ’12, Des Moines
  • Abby Singleton ‘18, Des Moines
  • Tim Stockman ’97, Ormond Beach, Fla.
  • Amy Crow Sunleaf ’90, Dubuque
  • Trent Teske ’16, Cedar Rapids 

Members selected by the Board