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Current Alumni Board Members


Robert Johnson, SPA/BS '81is serving a two-year term as president of the Alumni Board. Rob retired in 2018 as Assistant General Counsel of Legal Services at Exxon Mobil.

Jonathan Mathis, PhD, Kogod/BSBA '04, Executive Director, The Next Step Public Charter Schools, is serving his first two-year term as vice president of operations.

Kristen Eastlick, CAS/BA '95, SPA/MA '96, is serving her first two-year term as vice president of external relations for the Alumni Board. She is Vice President of Programs, Capital Research Center.

Amy Lampert, SOC/BA '94, is secretary of the Alumni Board and chair of its Nominations and Governance Committee. Amy is Vice President of Time Square Inc.


Members at Large

Elliot Bell-Krasner, SPA/MPP ’12
Development Manager, Junior State of America Foundation
Melanie Brown, CAS/BA ’02
Senior Program Officer, U.S. Policy and Advocacy, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 

Peter Brusoe, SPA/PhD ’12
Campaign Finance and Lobbying Data Analyst, Bloomberg Government

Patty Caballero, SOC/BA ’91, Kogod/MBA ’00
Founder/CEO, PSC Consulting, LLC

Nakeesha Ceran, SPA/BA ’10, SPA/MA ’12
Associate Director, OneCard and Dining Services, American University
Eugene Costa, Kogod/BSBA '77
Senior Vice President and Group Lead for Europe and Asia, ICF

Sean Graham, Kogod/MBA ’11
Head Coach, Track and Cross Country, American University
Derrick Hensley, Kogod/MS ’13
Director, External Reporting and Accounting Policy, Freddie Mac
Adam Katz, WCL/JD '86
Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Irene Magafan, SOC/BA '02, SOC/MFA '12
Video Archive Production Specialist and Editor, World Wildlife Fund

John Nadolenco, WCL/JD ’95
Partner, Mayer Brown LLP

George "Cookie" Reed-Dellinger, Kogod/BSBA '69, Kogod/MBA '71
Senior Vice President, TeleMedia/Internet Analyst, Washington Analysis, LLC

Bill Ruvo, Kogod/BS ’82
Federal Sales Manager-Security, Juniper Networks

Trial Attorney, United States Department of Justice, Civil Division

LaTanya Sothern, SOC/BA '92
Principal, Prince George’s County Public Schools, EXCEL Academy Public Charter School

Bradley White, SPA/BA ’99, WCL/JD ’07
Freedom of Information Act Officer, DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Michael Worley, SPA/BA ’12

Founder/CEO, MDW Communications

Brett Zongker, SOC/BA ’03; SOC/MA ’04

Chief of Media Relations, Library of Congress