Duke Student Alumni Board

Making the transition from student to alum

The Duke Student Alumni Board works to foster communication and collaboration among students and alumni. Members get involved in Duke Alumni programs, conceive and plan student engagement activities and help spread the spirit of Forever Duke among their peers.

What We Do

Board members are chosen from all years and areas of Duke to reflect the diversity of the student experience. Responsibilities include:

  • Serving as student ambassadors for the DAA and the Duke Office of Development
  • Providing advice and feedback about new and existing programs for student and alumni engagement
  • Attending board and alumni events
  • Representing student views on panels
  • Developing and implementing strategies for outreach to students
  • Organizing events for the Duke community


2016-17 Board Members

Zoë Bakker '17
French, Linguistics, Markets and Management

Victoria Bilas '17
Visual Arts, Spanish, Visual and Media Studies

Analese Bridges '19

Jeanne Budd '17
Public Policy, Visual and Media Studies

Brigid Burroughs '18
Psychology, Education, Study of Ethics

Christina Bush '17
Public Policy, Visual and Media Studies, Markets and Management

Allison Chang '19
Biology, Neuroscience

Jerry Chia-Rui Chang '18
Stastical Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Peter Ciporin '19
Computer Science

Henry Feng '19
Evolutionary Anthropology

Jacqueline Geerdes '17
Political Science, Cultural Anthropology

Sean Gilbert '18

Jake Guo '17
Master of Economics

James Marc Hansen '17
Master of Engineering Management

Fulya Keskin '19
Psychology, German, Markets and Management

Abigail LaBella '17
University Program in Genetics and Genomics

Alexa MacKintire '18

Luis Martinez Moure '17
Master of Economics

Timothy Nyangacha '18

Leighanne Oh '15
Biomedical Engineering

Priyanka Padmanabhan '17
Master of Engineering Management

Liz Quencer '19
Doctor of Law, Master of Business Administration

Aasha Reddy '18
Economics, Statistical Science

Gina Rhee '18
Economics, Biology, Markets and Management

Matthew Rouse III '18
Master of Divinity

Sydney Sarachek '18
Public Policy, Computer Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Beth Sercombe '17
Political Science, Arabic, Statistical Science

Gurbani Singh '18
Public Policy, Economics, Markets and Management

Owen Smith '19
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Spanish

Sara Stevens '19
Master of Arts

Thamina Stoll '17
Political Science, Policy Journalism and Media Studies, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Sinclair Toffa '18
Computer Science, Psychology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Christian Vazquez '17
Doctor of Law

Nicholas Vega '18
Economics, Computer Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Anna Wade '22
Master of Environmental Management, Ecosystem Science and Conservation

Megan Yung '17
Economics, Political Science, Markets and Management

Junyi Zhang '19
Medical Physics, Immunology


Want to participate?

Serving on the Duke Student Alumni Board is a great way to make valuable contacts and learn about networking, event planning, marketing and other professional skills. If you’re interested in serving or know someone who would make a great board member, contact engagement@daa.duke.edu.