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Board of Directors

UCR Alumni Association Board of Directors


UCR Alumni Association Board of Directors

Slate of Nominees for 2018 – 20

Nominations to fill the offices of President‑elect, Secretary‑Treasurer, and Directors whose terms expire this year may be made by the Regular Members of the Association on written petition signed by not less than 25 such members in good standing and filed with the Executive Director at any time between the publication of the Nominations Committee’s report and one week prior to the date of the Spring Meeting of the Board of Directors. spring meeting is to be held on May 17, 2018.

The UCR Alumni Association Nominations Committee proposes the following slate of nominees to serve a two-year term as directors of the board beginning July 1, 2018:

President – Jeffrey Krynski ’81, Long Beach, CA

President-Elect – Randall Olson ’80, Redlands, CA

Secretary / Treasurer – Steve Shuman ’75, Chatsworth, CA

Immediate Past President – Ken Noller ’75, T.C. ’76, M.A. ’84, Riverside, CA

2018 – 2020 Directors-at-Large

Richard Alvarado ’83, Upland, CA

Raymond Cruz ’85, Torrance, CA

Patricia Lock Dawson ’88, Riverside, CA

Valentin Gribkoff, Ph.D. ’83, Wallingford, CT

Karen Kyhn ’78, M.A. ’82, Moreno Valley, CA

Anna Lo ’00, Redondo Beach, CA

Casandra Renno ’05, Apple Valley, CA

Dollie Wolverton ’57, Silver Spring, MD

Tony Yang ’03, Ph.D. ’10, Vacaville, CA

2017 – 2019 Directors-at-Large Continuing

Josefina Canchola ’88, Santa Fe Springs, CA

Christine Duong ’93, Corona, CA

Otis Greer ’90, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Aaron Jones, Jr. ’09, M.Ed. ’13, Santa Cruz, CA

Barbara Kerr ’68, Riverside, CA

Craig Marshall ’95, Riverside, CA

Danny Morales, M.A. ’77, Riverside, CA

Geoffrey Pack ’78, Coronado, CA

Ofelia Valdez-Yeager ’69, T.C. ’71, Riverside, CA


The UCR Alumni Association serves to preserve and promote the relationships between UCR and all its alumni. Through its various services and programs, the Association represents alumni and assists the University in its quest for excellence.  The UCR Alumni Association Board of Directors is a dedicated group of volunteers which establishes Association policy, reviews programs, and provides feedback and suggestions to the University administration.

Board Application

The UCR Alumni Association accepts applications year-round to serve on the board of directors. Help promote the vision, mission, and goals of the association and UCR. The upcoming deadline to apply is December 31, 2017 for a term start date of July 2018. The Nominations Committee meets annually in February. All applicants will be notified in March of the Committee’s decision. Applications received will be kept on file should any vacancies occur during the course of the year.

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Officers 2016- 2018Directors 2016 - 2018Directors 2017 - 2019Standing Representatives
President - Kenneth R. Noller '75, T.C. '76, M.A. '84Richard Alvarado '83Josefina Canchola '88Vice Chancellor University Advancement - Peter Hayashida
President-Elect - Jeffrey S. Krynski '81Raymond Cruz '85Christine Duong '93 Executive Director - Jorge Ancona
Secretary-Treasurer - Randy Olson '80 Patricia Lock Dawson '88Otis Greer '90 Faculty Representative - TBD
Immediate Past President - Daniel Kim '89Val Gribkoff, Ph.D. '83Aaron D. Jones, Jr. '09, M.Ed. '13 ASUCR Representative - Aram Ayrapetyan
Anna Lo '00Barbara Kerr '68 GSA Representative - Shawn Ragan
Daniel Morales, M.A. '77Craig Marshall '95 SAA Representative - Christian Agatep
Dean Parson '92Geoffrey Pack '78
E. Dollie Totaro Wolverton '57 Steve Shuman '75
Tony Yang '03, Ph.D. '10Ofelia Valdez-Yeager '69, T.C. '71