Alumni Board

About the Board

The Michigan Engineering Alumni Board administers the affairs and business of the Engineering Alumni community. Duties include enhancing and strengthening a positive and proactive relationship between Michigan Engineering, alumni of the College and, through them, the professional fields they represent. The Alumni Board meets annually during Homecoming Weekend.

How to Become a Board Member

If you’re interested in joining the Alumni Board (or would like to nominate a fellow alumnus) here’s what you need to do:

  1. Submit your name and resume to Melanie Zauel, senior director for alumni relations, at
  2. The Alumni Board Nomination Committee reviews the nomination and contacts you to arrange for a phone interview.
  3. A slate of Board member candidates is presented by the Nomination Committee at the Annual Board Meeting during Homecoming Weekend in October.
  4. Members are elected at the Annual Meeting for a three-year term. Incumbents may be re-elected for a second term. The term limit is six years.
  5. Newly-elected Board members receive a welcome letter with board meeting dates and additional board information.