Alumni Chapters & Committees

The purpose of the Alumni Association is to deepen the engagement of alumni and students in a lifelong relationship with Pacific University and to further the welfare of Pacific University. Additional alumni participation is welcomed by all of the following chapters and committees of the Alumni Association. To learn more about how to get involved, please contact Katy Kilsdonk.

Katy Kilsdonk '15 | Associate Director of Alumni & Community Engagement
503-352-2828 | katy.kilsdonk@pacificu.edu

Awards & Scholarship

The Awards & Scholarship committee is tasked with coordinating the selection of award recipients and make recommendations to the university pertaining to the selection of Alumni Board Legacy Scholarship recipients.

Alumni Board Representative | Andy Haugen '11, MAT '13
University Liaison | Martha Calus-McLain '03, associate vice president for engagement & operations

Boxer Club

Boxer Club supports student-athletes and the mission of the Pacific University Athletic Department. Boxer Club members actively support student-athlete successes. Membership includes alumni, parents, friends, faculty and staff of the university.

Alumni Board Representative | Matt Meyer '75
University Liaisons
Keith Buckley, director of athletics
Lauren Brownrigg, associate director of athletics/senior woman administrator
Andrea Stewart, executive assistant

College of Education Chapter

The College of Education alumni chapter is focused on mentoring current students in the School of Learning & Teaching and providing resources and support for alumni who are teachers.

Alumni Board Representative | Andy Haugen '11, MAT '13
University Liaison | Katy Kilsdonk '15, associate director of alumni & community engagement

Friends of Music

Friends of Music supports the department of music by increasing awareness of the music programs and the ability of alumni to support those programs. They also sponsor the annual Music Hall of Fame Award.

University Liaison | Martha Calus-McLain '03, associate vice president for engagement & operations

Friends of Speech

The Friends of Speech Chapter supports the Pacific University Speech Team.

Alumni Board Representative | Nicole Nowlin '11 
University Liaisons
Dan Broyles, assistant professor of media arts, director of forensics
Martha Calus-McLain '03, associate vice president for engagement & operations
Jennifer Conner '10, assistant director of forensics

Puget Sound Chapter

The Puget Sound Chapter focuses on helping alumni in the Puget Sound area connect with one another and with the university.

Alumni Board Representative | Noel Webster '97
University Liaison | Martha Calus-McLain '03, associate vice president for engagement & operations

School of Dental Hygiene Studies Chapter

The School of Dental Hygiene Studies Chapter strives to unite compassionate dental hygiene alumni in outreach, mentorship and education.

Alumni Board Representative | Rachel (Johnson) Patrick '15
University Liaison | Katy Kilsdonk '15, associate director of alumni & community engagement

Student Alumni Association

Pacific University's Student Alumni Association (SAA), is a student organization aimed at strengthening the relationship between current students and alumni by encouraging students to become active and supportive alumni.

University Liaison | Katy Kilsdonk '15, associate director of alumni & community engagement