Board of Directors

The Duke Alumni (DA) Board of Directors is a small group of alumni leaders who are chosen to provide guidance, leadership, and active support for alumni events and programs around the world.

To learn more about or connect with a board member, click on their name to be directed to their alumni network profile.


2021-2022 Board of Directors

Mychal Harrison '01
Mychal Harrison '01
New York, NY
Sterly Wilder '83
Sterly Wilder '83
Senior Associate Vice President, Duke Alumni Engagement and Development
(919) 684-5114

DA Board President-elect

DA Board Vice Presidents

At Large Directors

Faculty Representatives

Luke Powery

Luke Powery
Durham, NC

Sönke Johnsen

Sönke Johnsen
Durham, NC

Affinity Group Representatives/ Ex-officio Members

Laura Bowers Heilenday '06, M.B.A. '12

Laura Bowers Heilenday '06, M.B.A.'12
Silver Spring, MD
Co-chair, Duke Asian Alumni Association

José A. Isasi, II '89

José A. Isasi, II '89
Chicago, IL
Co-chair, Duke University Hispanic/Latino Alumni Association

Harry Jones ’08, A.M.’10

Harry Jones ’08, A.M.’10
Brooklyn, NY
Co-chair, Duke Black Alumni

Mathavi Jothimurugesan Strasburger B.S.E.'10

Mathavi Jothimurugesan Strasburger '10
Newton, MA
Co-Chair Duke Asian Alumni Alliance

Brooke Levin A.B.'06, M.B.A.'18, M.E.M.'18

Brooke Levin '06, M.B.A.'18, M.E.M.'18
Dallas, TX
Co-Chair, LGBTQ+ Network

Alex Osmond B.S.'09

Alex Osmond '09
Durham, NC
Co-Chair, LGBTQ+ Network

Tatiana Salvador A.B.’90

Tatiana Salvador '90
Jacksonville, FL
Co-Chair, Duke University Hispanic/Latino Alumni Association

Tadena Simpson A.B.’05

Tadena Simpson '05
Boca Raton, FL
Co-Chair, Duke Black Alumni

Honorary Members