Meet the Alumni Board of Directors

The Clarkson College Alumni Association Board of Directors serves as a liaison between alumni and our administration, staff and employees to provide input on alumni activities, news and accomplishments.

Serving as the voice of the alumni body, the Board provides the College with insights into alumni sentiment on various issues concerning the College.

The Alumni Association Board of Directors consists of a president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, and five board members, each of whom shall be elected by the members of the Alumni Association. The names of the elected officers and Board members are announced prior to June 1 of each year. The regular term of office begins in June and continues for one year. No officer shall serve more than two consecutive terms.

Read more about the election process and duties of officers and Board members in the Alumni Association by-laws.

Current Alumni Association Officers & Board Members

President & Secretary
Rachel Thompson, M.S.N., R.N.
Class of 2004 (B.S.N.), 2012 (M.S.N.)
Susan Bristol, B.S.N., R.N.
Class of 1978 (diploma), 1991 (B.S.N.)
Vice President
Jeanette Kassmeier, B.S.N., R.N., ONC
Class of 1972 (diploma), 1986 (B.S.N.)
Nicole Hardin, M.S., R.T.(R)(M) (CIIP)
Class of 1995 (RT & MI), 1997 (HSM)
Carla Dirkschneider, M.S., RHIA
Class of 2007 (Health Care Business)
Sue Leutzinger, M.S.N., R.N.
Class of 1989 (B.S.N.), 2009 (M.S.N.)
Joan Blum, M.S.N., ARPN
Class of 1981 (diploma), 1986 (B.S.N.)
Jackie Parmenter, M.S.N., R.N.
Class of 1993 (B.S.N.), 2009 (M.S.N.)

Alumni Association By-laws

The by-laws put into effect by the Alumni Association align with its purpose to serve as the link between Clarkson College, its alumni, and the greater community by acting as an ambassador, bridge-builder and advocate. Review the Alumni Association by-laws