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Executive Board and Duties

  • 2017-2019 Slate of Officers and Members-at-Large

  • Officers are elected by members in good standing and serve two years, renewable terms from July 1 through June 30.  Elections are held at the Alumni Association annual meeting on Ag Field Day.  To nominate someone for the coming years, please email cookalumni@alumni.rutgers.edu 

    Dave Singer , '01, President

    Amanda Smith, '08, First Vice-President

    Linda Madison, '80,  Second Vice-President

    Marc Kollar, '95, Treasurer & Immediate Past-President

    Dan Clark, '10, Corresponding Secretary

    Robert Goodman*, Executive Dean of The School of Environmental
                                          and Biological Sciences 

                      *denotes non-voting ex-officio member

 

  • 2015-2017 Slate of Officers and Members-at-Large

  • Officers are elected by members in good standing and serve two years, renewable terms from July 1 through June 30.  Elections are held at the Alumni Association annual meeting on Ag Field Day.  To nominate someone for the coming years, please email cookalumni@alumni.rutgers.edu 

    Marc Kollar, '95, President

    Linda Madison, '80,  First Vice-President

    Patricia Provost Zafian, '80,  Second Vice-President

    Mark Robson, '77, Treasurer

    Ted Wendin, '11, Recording Secretary

    Amanda Smith, '08, Corresponding Secretary

             Dave Singer , '01, Immediate Past-President

             Robert Goodman*, Executive Dean of The School of Environmental
                                          and Biological Sciences 

                      *denotes non-voting ex-officio member

     

    Alumni Association By-Laws (click to view)


  • Members-At-Large

  • Members-at-large are elected by members in good standing and serve a three year term. Elections are held at the Alumni Association Annual Meeting on Ag Field Day/Rutgers Day. Nominations welcome at any time. Please email cookalumni@alumni.rutgers.edu

    Serving Through 2017-2018: Peter Zafian '79; Lee Schneider '70, Donna Enache ‘91, Steven Matarante ‘85, Richard Policastro ‘70 

    Serving Through 2016-2017: Leslie Parker McGowan '79, Dan Clark, '10, Joan DeBoer, '84, Doug Erling, '10, Timothy McGowan '80

    Serving Through 2015-2016: Margaret O'Donnell, '93, Laura Kenny, '08,  Carol Broccoli '83, Bethany Rocque-Romaine,'83, Krishna Jagannathan, ‘06

  • Executives' Duties
  • President
    Chief executive officer
    Represents alumni to the college and university administration
    Presides at all meetings of the executive board and general or annual meetings
    Decides all questions of order and regulate their proceedings generally. The President shall be ex officio a voting member of all committees of the Executive Board.
  • First Vice President
    Acts for and in the place of the President, when necessary
    Ex officio a nonvoting member of every committee of the executive board
    Responsible for the coordination of all standing committees
    Including: Awards, Communication, Financial, Membership, Nominating, Reunion
  • Second Vice President
    Acts for and in the place of the First Vice President as necessary
    Is an ex officio a nonvoting member of every committee of the Executive Board
    Responsible for the coordination of all committees not designated as standing committees
  • Secretary
    Responsible for the custody and control of correct meeting minutes
    Makes all reports as required
    Shall conduct and maintain such correspondence as may be required
  • Treasurer
    Chief financial officer
    Works with a professional auditor and CPA for the maintenance of the financial records
    Makes such financial reports as are required
    Is bonded at the expense of the Alumni Association Responsible for the investment and overall management of the finances

    All officers of the Alumni Association shall perform such additional duties as may be assigned to them by the Executive Board.
    • Members-at-Large
      Represent alumni interests and are encouraged to serve in leadership roles of the ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, including but not limited to chair and vice-chair of ALUMNI ASSOCIATION committees, liaison to alumni groups within the Cook community, Rutgers University Senator, etc.

      All officers and members-at-large of the ALUMNI ASSOCIATION shall perform such additional duties as may be assigned to them by the Executive Board.