Photograph: Alumna meeting with student.

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.

2020-2021 Board of Governors

Officers

  • Lynn S. McCreary, '94 - Chair (Brookfield, Wisconsin)
  • S. Lucky DeFries, '78 - Past Chair (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Thomas A. Adrian, '69 - Chair Elect (Newton, Kansas)
  • John M. Collins, '91 - Vice-Chair (Neptune, New Jersey)
  • Lori A. Fink - Treasurer (Dallas, Texas)
  • Jeffrey D. Jackson '92 - Secretary (Lawrence, Kansas)
  • James C. Slattery, '75 - Past President and Foundation President (McLean, Virginia)
  • Bernie A. Bianchino '74 - Foundation Treasurer (Topeka, Kansas)

Members

Term ending June 30, 2021

  • Samantha Chechele, '88 (St. Petersburg, Florida)
  • Alan Dunaway, '10 (Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Shanelle E. Dupree, '07 (Kansas City, Kansas)
  • Jeff Hewett, '95 (Houston, Texas)
  • Donald F. Hoffman, '77 (Hays, Kansas)
  • Laura Ice, '84 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Amanda Kiefer, '03 (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Ed Nichols, '71 (Denver, Colorado)
  • Marge Petty, '90 (Dallas, Texas)
  • Randall K. Rathbun, '78 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Sidney A. Reitz, '76 (Salina, Kansas)
  • LewJene M. Schneider, '91 (Wichita, Kansas)

Term ending June 30, 2022

  • John T. Bird, '74 (Hays, Kansas)
  • Ann Frigon, '80 (Dodge City, Kansas)
  • Natalie Haag, '85 (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Jeff Kennedy, '84 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Mike Kuckelman, '90 (Overland Park, Kansas)
  • Lisa McPherson, '94 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Sunee Mickle, '06 (Topeka, Kansas)
  • Zack Reynolds,'82 (Fort Scott, Kansas)
  • Troy Stremming, '94 (Overland Park, Kansas)
  • Dale Ward, '90 (Wichita, Kansas)
  • Angel Zimmerman, '06 (Topeka, Kansas)