KAS Board of Governors

The Kinesiology Alumni Society has grown and thrived, thanks in part to its board members and leadership.

Past KAS Board Presidents (year/s served)

  • Don Eaton & Clare Canham Eaton (1992-96)
  • Dick Honig (1997-2001)
  • Pete Kempf (2002-07)
  • Patti Donohue-Ebach (2008-09)
  • Scott Jeffer (2010-11)
  • Rob Haddad (2012-14)

The current board president is Noel Cimmino (term is 2015-17); Heidi Haite will be president 2018-20.

Board Openings

The Board is soliciting nominations to replace members whose terms are ending in the next several months.  Three will go off the board July 1, 2017, and five on January 1, 2018. If you know somebody who would be an asset to the Board, please submit their names (your own, if you would like to self-nominate) to KinesBoard@umich.edu. Nominations must be received by March 21, 2017.

Current Board members and their committee assignments:

Julie Bickner, SMC '98
Golden, CO

CLAS Learning Assistant Program Coordinator
University of Colorado-Denver

Term: 7/1/14-7/1/17 (2nd)

Committee(s): Development; Student Recruitment


Ronald Brant SM '08, MA '09
San Francisco, CA

Sr. Product Marketing Manager
Sales Cloud at Salesforce

Term: 1/1/15-1/1/18 (1st)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement


Dr. Monique Roberts Butler, MVS '97
Farmington Hills, MI
Chief Operating Officer
Children’s Hospital of Michigan

Term: 1/1/17-1/1/20 (1st)

Office(s): tbd
Committee(s): tbd


Noel Cimmino, SMC '94
Farmington Hills, MI

Attorney
Slusky, Walt & Steinberger

Term: 1/1/15-1/1/18 (Special Term)

Office(s): Board Chair; Chair, Development
Committee(s): Executive; Development; Student Recruitment


Claire Coates, AT '09
Detroit, MI
Athletic Trainer
U-M Athletics

Term: 1/1/17-1/1/20 (1st)

Office(s): tbd
Committee(s): tbd


Elizabeth (Liz) Sibilsky Enselman, SM '07, AT '08
Saline, MI 
Clinical Research Coordinator 
U-M Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Term: 1/1/15-1/1/18 (2nd)

Office(s): Chair, Student Recruitment
Committee(s): Awards/Nominations; Student Recruitment


Jordan Gertzman, SM '17
Ann Arbor, MI
President, Michigan Sport Business Association (SBA)
U-M School of Kinesiology

Term: 9/1/16-5/1/17 (1 year term)

Office(s): Student Representative
Committee(s): Student Engagement


Heidi Haite, PE '94
Ann Arbor, MI
Teacher, Physical Education and Health
Northville Public Schools

Term: 1/1/15-1/1/18 (Special Term)

Office(s): Board Chair Elect
Committee(s): Executive


James Harasin, SM '08
Troy, MI 
Director of Marketing
Sports Management Network

Term: 9/1/14 -9/1/17 (1st)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement; Awards and Nominations;
Student Engagement; Student Recruitment


Helen Mary (Johnson) Harding, SMC '94
Berkley, MI
Director of Annual Giving & Membership
U-M Alumni Association

Term: 1/1/15-1/1/18 (2nd)

Committee(s): Development; Student Recruitment


Jarrett Irons, SM '96, MS '99
Chicago, IL

Orthopaedic Sales Representative
Smith & Nephew

Term: 7/1/14-7/1/17 (2nd)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement


Eryn McVerry, SMC '98
New York, NY

Group Account Director
mcgarrybowen

Term: 1/1/16-1/1/19 (1st)


   

Michael Melfi, SM '99
Birmingham, MI
Attorney and Counselor
Bodman PLC

Term: 7/1/14-7/1/17 (2nd)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement; Student Engagement


Brian Millman, SM '07
Los Angeles, CA

Senior Account Manager
GroupM ESP

Term: 5/1/15-5/1/18 (2nd)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement


Lauren Pober, SM '96
Novi, MI 
Director of Marketing
Fox Sports Detroit

Term: 1/1/15-1/1/18 (2nd)

Committee(s): Student Engagement


Dave Schueler, SMC '92
Ann Arbor, MI
Vice President, Program Delivery and Alumni Engagement
U-M Alumni Association

Term: 9/1/14-9/1/17 (1st)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement


Amanda Schutte, SM '11
Skokie, IL
Account Executive
Paragon Marketing Group

Term: 1/1/16-1/1/19 (2nd)

Office(s): Co-Chair Alumni Engagement
Committee(s): Alumni Engagement; Student Engagement


 Dr. Sheryl Szady, PE '74, MS '75, PhD '87
Ann Arbor, MI
Manager, Research and Marketing Data
U-M Office of Development (Retired)

Term: 1/1/16-1/1/19 (2nd)

Committee(s): Alumni Engagement; Development


Jennifer Lixey Terrill, MVS '07
Perry, MI

Term: 5/1/15-5/1/18  (1st)


Heidi Wegmueller, SMC '03
Ann Arbor, MI
General Manager
Eastern Michigan University IMG Sports Marketing

Term: 5/1/15-5/1/18 (1st)


Chuck Winters, PE '98
Milton, Ontario
Director
Last Play Training

Term: 1/1/16-1/1/19 (1st)


Contact Us:

Our office is located in:

Kinesiology Building
1402 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2013

Louis Perdue
Major Gifts Officer Senior
Associate Director
perduel@umich.edu

Ph: 734-615-9678
Fax: 734-763-1507