Alumnae Council Contacts

Executive Committee

Chair - Cerise Rustin Tounsel (Detroit)
Vice Chair - Elizabeth Bishop (Ann Arbor-Sink)
Recording Secretary - Anna Nevison (unaffiliated)
Corresponding Secretary - Diane Hummel (Grand Rapids Federation)
Treasurer - Lea Goodsell (unaffiliated)
Nominating Chair - Edi Bletcher (unaffiliated)


Governing Board Members Elected at Large

Mary Appelt (Grand Rapids Federation) mmappelt@umich
Jocelyn Bennett (Detroit)
Edi Bletcher (unaffiliated)
Nancy Breithart (Birmingham)
Anna Marie Ferguson (Detroit)
Adele Karas (Flint)
Sondra Loucks Wilson (Grand Rapids Federation)
Marilynn J. Magoon (Waterman)
Linda Moragne (Detroit)
Linda Severin (unaffiliated)
Carole Tierney (Birmingham)
Janice Stephens (Ann Arbor - Sink)
Wendy Urquhart (Ann Arbor - Waterman)
Judy Waterston (unaffilated)
Penny Wilcox (Birmingham)
Roberta Zald (unaffiliated)


Representatives to the Michigan League Board of Governors

Mary Kinley (Ann Arbor - Waterman)
Charlene Mosher Herstein (unaffiliated)       
Lois Stenger (Ann Arbor-Waterman)


Representatives to the Henderson House Board of Governors

Jean McCarthy Rogers (unaffiliated)
Edi Bletcher (unaffiliated)
Lea Goodsell (unaffiliated)
Helen Hill (unaffiliated)
Feriel Presswalla (unaffiliated)
Carolyn Siebers (unaffiliated)
Leesa Tobin (unaffiliated)
Linda Troesch (Ann Arbor-Waterman)



Archivist - Val Bullen (Jackson)
Chair, Henderson House Board - Carolyn Siebers (unaffiliated)


How you can get involved:

Membership in the Alumnae Council is open to everyone who supports our mission; men or women, alumni of the University of Michigan or not. To receive our meeting notices send your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address to Lea Goodsell:

To find out more about an alumnae club in your area, contact its president or membership chair listed below:

Ann Arbor–Sink Group – President, Elizabeth Bishop
Ann Arbor-Waterman Group – President, Ann Moln; Membership Chair, Bonnie Reece
Birmingham – President, Nancy Breithart
Detroit Association of University of Michigan Women – President, Lois McEntyre; Membership Chair, Cerise Tounsel
Flint – President, Adele Karas; Christal Drew
Grand Rapids Federation – President, Jocelyn Dettloff
Lansing – President, Traceen Pasteur
Saginaw – President, Teresa Borowski