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UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association Announces Board Changes

RELEASED: June 11, 2009

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Alumni Association has announced changes to its board of directors for 2009-10, including the retirement of six members and the addition of 10 new members.

The board's primary functions are to generate programs and activities for alumni and serve as a public relations organization for the Alumni Association. Shelley Ekblad '86, Eau Claire; Mark Olsen '66, Eau Claire; and Kim Rooney '85, Manitowoc, are retiring from the board this month after serving one three-year term. F. Jeff McCarthy '80, Oregon; Michael D. Richards '00, Wauwatosa; and Terry Schadeberg '85, Waunakee, are retiring after serving two three-year terms. Sam Stagliano '81, Eau Claire, retires as president from the Alumni Association and will serve a one-year term as past president. Katy Kiley '01, Eau Claire, is the new president.

Ten new members approved at the March 2009 board meeting will begin serving their terms on Aug. 7. They are Lisa Allaman '96, Sun Prairie, homemaker; Jessica Beaupre, Menomonie, UW-Eau Claire junior; Tom Burton '08, Madison, law student at UW-Madison; Bill Febry '74, Chippewa Falls, business development manager for Cardinal Marketing; Michelle Johnsted '88, Eau Claire, sales representative for Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Shaughnessy Murphy '06, Spokane, Wash., student at Gonzaga University and liaison in the office of U.S. Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers; Brandon Riechers '98, '03, Eau Claire, vice president of consumer lending and collection for Royal Credit Union; Craig Robida '92, Madison, external relations manager for the University of Wisconsin Paul P. Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center; James Sinkel, Princeton, Minn., UW-Eau Claire junior; and Eric Wan '96, Burnsville, Minn., national director of account management for CVS Caremark.

"We are grateful for the dedication and service of the six retiring board members," said Kiley. "At the same time we welcome the 10 new members and look forward to working with them in the coming year."

A list of all UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association board members is available online.

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