Alumni Volunteers Lead through Unprecedented Year

by | May 21, 2021 | Alumni Matters.

Since July 1, 2020, more than 220 alumni have volunteered their time in service to Otterbein. That’s more volunteers than the previous one-year period, despite the obstacles presented by the pandemic.

These dedicated Cardinals have spoken in the classroom, shared insights in alumni programming, led class reunion efforts, raised funds, served on boards and councils, and so much more. Otterbein is made better by the contributions of our volunteers, led by the committed members of our Alumni Council.

Icilda Watkins Dickerson ’88 will complete her term as the first chair of a reimagined, future-thinking Alumni Council, serving during the most challenging year in recent history. Additionally, Dan Gifford ’88, P’21, P’23 will finish his term as the Alumni Council trustee. Our sincere gratitude goes out to these two alumni for their leadership and service.

Also completing terms on Alumni Council are: Chris Cargill MBA’16, Mark Curtis ’91, Eric Farnbauch ’90, Christy Boyd Farbauch ’88, Pete Klipa ’89, Nancy Case Struble ’79, Jack Whalen ’66, and Karen Persson ’68 Whalen. Thank you all for your unwavering support Otterbein.

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