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Board of Governors

The Washburn University School of Law Alumni Association Board of Governors was first created in 1952. The mission of the Washburn University School of Law Alumni Association is to promote the interests of the law school by engaging our alumni through service to the Law School and the Association, participating in alumni events and programs, remaining connected, and assisting to further scholarship funding. Appointments run July through June.

2018-2019 Board of Governors

Officers

  • S. Lucky DeFries '78 - Chair (Topeka, Kansas)
  • James C. Slattery '75 - Past Chair (Topeka and McLean, Virginia)
  • Lynn S. McCreary, '94 - Chair Elect (Brookfield, Wisconsin)
  • Thomas A. Adrian, '69 - Vice Chair (Newton, Kansas)
  • Ward E. Loyd '68 - Treasurer (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Jeffrey D. Jackson '92 - Secretary (Lawrence, Kansas)
  • Paul R. Hoferer '75 - Past President and Foundation President (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Bernie A. Bianchino '74 - Foundation Treasurer (Topeka, Kansas)

Members

Term ending June 30, 2019

  • Samantha Chechele, '88 (St. Petersburg, Florida)
  • Alan Dunaway, '10 (Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Shanelle E. Dupree, '07 (Kansas City, Kansas)
  • Donald F. Hoffman, '77 (Hays, Kansas)
  • Edward L. Kainen, '88 (Las Vegas, Nevada)
  • C. Michael Lennen, '74 (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Catherine Moyer, '02 (Ulysses, Kansas)
  • W. Edward Nichols, '71 (Denver, Colorado)
  • Randall K. Rathbun, '78 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Sidney A. Reitz, '76 (Salina, Kansas)
  • Frank J. Ross, '78 (Kansas City, Missouri)
  • LewJene M. Schneider, '91 (Wichita, Kansas)

Term ending June 30, 2020

  • John M. Collins, '91 (Neptune, New Jersey)
  • Lori A. Fink, '85 (Dallas, Texas)
  • Natalie Haag, '85 (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Stephen M. Gorny, '94 (Kansas City, Missouri)
  • Jeff Kennedy, '84 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Mike Kuckelman, '90 (Overland Park, Kansas)
  • Sunee Mickle, '06 (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Zack Reynolds,'82 (Fort Scott, Kansas)
  • R. Douglas Sebelius, '76 (Norton, Kansas)
  • Troy Stremming, '94 (Overland Park, Kansas)
  • Dale Ward, '90 (Wichita, Kansas)