University Advancement

Central Iowa Alumni

Des Moines is the obvious place to find Bulldog spirit, but not everything happens right on Drake’s campus.  There are plenty of ways for central Iowa alumni to get involved and celebrate their love for Drake!

Central Iowa Regional Advisory Board

 Join the Drake Alumni of Central Iowa Facebook group to connect with alumni in your area, learn about events in the community, and share your own news!

* denotes chair, 2016-2018
** denotes past chair, 2014-2016

Viki Arias, JO '09
Amelia Boggess, ED '11
Nataliya Boychenko, BN'05, GR'14
Norah Carroll, AS'11, JO'11
Claire Celsi, AS '01
Morgan Denzenski
Tom Florian, BN '14
Joey Gale, BN '15
Henry Hamilton, JO'88, LW'92
Ben Koenig, BN'10
Natalie Larson, AS '15
Nick Lund, PH '14, BN '14
Natalie Lynch, JO '99
Peg Mattison, AS'89, GR'01
Laura McNulty, AS '11
Laurie Miller, AS'96
Laura Morse, BN '04
* Pamela Nelson, AS'10
Franklin Peitz, BN '11
Denise Rathman, AS'88
Emilee Richardson, JO '09
Danielle Rogers, AS '08, JO '08
Melissa Spencer. AS'01
Susan Stocum, JO'92
** Nikki Syverson, JO'03
Tony Tandeski, JO '08
Annelise Tarnowski, AS '15, JO '15
Sharon Wilkinson, ED'68, GR'75

For more information on events in Central Iowa
contact Jennifer Woodley, GR'07, Associate Director of Alumni Relations at (515) 271-1947 or