Board & Committees
Alumni Network Board and Committees
If you are a UMD iSchool Alumn and interested in serving on the UMD iSchool Alumni Network Board or a Committee, please email Claudia Sanchez, firstname.lastname@example.org.
President: Charell Adagala, BSIS, Class of 2018
Vice President: Sukhneet Kaur, BSIS, Class of 2018
Secretary: Matthew Treskon, MLS, Class of 2006
Treasurer: Paul Cheakalos, BSIS, Class of 2018
Young Alumni Representative: Aakanksha Singh
Member at Large: Elizabeth (Liz) Mason, MLS, Class of 2013
Member at Large: Liz Tobey, MLS, Class of 2015
Member at Large: Kati Ilieva, BSIS, 2021
Member at Large: Suzy Wilson, MLIS, Class of 2018
Member at Large: Ronit Gopalani, BSIS, 2019
Alumni Network Committees
The Fundraising Committee of the iSchool Alumni Network will develop strategies to increase alumni giving that will support iSchool Alumni activities and iSchool development efforts.
The Membership Committee of the Alumni Network is charged with recruitment and retention of Alumni Association members by extending invitations, reviewing and updating benefits of membership, and advising the iSchool Alumni Chapter board on recruitment materials.
The Nominating Committee of the Alumni Network will identify and recruit volunteers to serve on the Board of Directors.
The Program Committee will assist the Alumni Network board in developing, branding, and marketing programming for alumni, including social, educational, and professional development activities held on campus, off-campus, and online.
Social Media & Communications Committee
The Social Media & Communications Committee assists the Alumni Network in outreach efforts to Network members and non-Network alumni, and works with the iSchool on alumni communications strategies.
Sponsorship and Awards Committee
The Sponsorship and Awards Committee is charged with reviewing applications for scholarships, financial support for student groups and the iSchool, and professional development grants for alumni, and making recommendations to the Alumni Network board.