Alumni Association Board of Directors

A Board of Directors governs the Bradley University Alumni Association (BUAA). The executive director, 18 at-large directors, and 4 officers serve on the board. Officers are elected annually and directors serve staggered 3-year terms.

Immediate Past President

Barbara (Lambke) Guthrie ’84
Lives in: Mundelein, Ill.
Major: Engineering and Technology
Employer: Underwriter Labs

President

Matthew Noe ’02
Lives in: Chicago, Ill.
Major: Communication/Speech
Employer: SC Johnson

Vice President

Katie McGinn Berger ’08 ’11 
Lives in: Chicago, Ill.
Major: English, Secondary Education; GRD - Leadership in Human Service Administration
Employer: Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

Secretary

Richard Siok, Jr. ’05 
Lives in: Chicago, Ill.
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Employer: Accenture

Alumni Trustee

Michelle Mills Clement ’03
Lives in: Chicago, Ill.
Major: Journalism
Employer: Chicago Association of Realtors

Gary Peplow ’62
Lives in: Peoria, Ill.
Major: International Studies
Retired

Directors

Janice (Jan) Brown ’84
Lives in: Peoria, Ill.
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Employer: Caterpillar

Orlando Ceaser ’73
Lives in: South Barrington, Ill.
Major: Biology
President and CEO: Watchwell Communications

Diane Colson ’87
Lives in: Speedway, Ind.
Major: Electrical Engineering
Retired

Dave Fahrenkamp ’75
Lives in: Edwardsville, Ill.
Major: Political Science
Employer: Attorney at Law

David Freund ’79
Lives in: Davenport, Iowa
Major: Accounting
Employer: John Deere

Christina Garcia ’98 ’03
Lives in: Edwards, Ill.
Major: Nursing
Employer: OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Reid Hill ’94
Lives in: Chicago, Ill.
Major: Marketing
Employer: Healthcare Investment Banking

Kelly Kolton ’05
Lives in: Naperville, Ill.
Major: Graphic Design
Employer: Stout

Michelle McGhee Collins ’08
Lives in: Grand Prairie, Texas
Major: Public Relations
Employer: Texas Health Resources

Lanetha Neal ’87
Lives in: Washington, D.C.
Major: Political Science
Employer: US Army Corp of Engineers

Mitchell Pericak ’17
Lives in: Swansea, Ill.
Major: Electrical Engineering
Employer: Ameren

Rhonda Potts ’04
Lives in: Chicago, Ill.
Major: Public Relations
Employer: FCB Chicago

Andrew Ridgeway ’05
Lives in: Arlington, Va.
Major: Political Science
Employer: US Department of Labor

Bob Siffermann ’73
Lives in: Southlake, Texas
Major: Business Management and Administration
Retired

Nicholas Swiatkowski ’12
Lives in: ClarksvilleTenn.
Major: Entrepreneurship
Employer: Swiatkowski Welch Properties

University Representative

Tory McCord Jennetten 96
Executive Director, Alumni Relations
Lives in: Peoria, Ill.
Major: Marketing
Contact me 
800-952-8258 • 309-677-2864