Alumni Leadership

The Kirkwood Alumni Leadership Council is a collective representation of Kirkwood alumni and prominent community leaders, who will guide and assist in the implementation, planning, and service of the KCC alumni program. Current members are listed below.


Our Mission

Our Mission as the Kirkwood Community College Alumni Leadership Council is to bridge together the past, present, and future alumni and students, and to form meaningful and lasting connections to Kirkwood and to one another.

Current Members

Name Employer
Melanie Abu-Nameh ‘01 Feedwell Kitchen & Bakery
Elizabeth Buch '18 City of Cedar Rapids
Chad Cooper '08 de Novo Marketing
Jacki Delaney '09 Kirkwood Community College
Jeff Driscoll '86, '92 Balance Group
Javier Ducker '15 de Novo Marketing
Holly Feldmann '11 Kirkwood Community College
Tina Gallagher '85 Retired, Toyota Motor North America
Teri Gibson '80 TrueNorth Companies
Carissa Johnson (Past Chair) '10 Boujee Picnic/Events and Marketing Consultant
Nathan Johnson '12 SupplyKick
Ranae Juhl '87 Bankers Trust
Shelby Kobliska (Chair-Elect) '13 American Heart Association
Kristin McVay '05 UnityPoint Health
Ali Palmersheim '09 TrueNorth Companies
Mike Parenteau '94 Pipe Pro, Inc
Jason Pasker '01 Ohnward Bank & Trust
Andy Petersen '03 Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network
Raphael Robertson '04 Robertson Marketing & Branding
Nancy Roth '85 Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust
Tim Ruth '77, '93 Retired, McCreedy-Ruth Construction LLC
Rick Seger '80 Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust
Brian Stoll '18 Illuminate Digital
Kasi Tenborg (Chair) '06 The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
Don Tyne '76 Retired, Linn County Veterans Affairs
Carissa Votroubek '07 Scooter's Coffee
Kayla Waller '07 CityVet Companies

Are you interested in getting more involved on the Alumni Leadership Council? Contact us!

Kirkwood Alumni & Friends

6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW

Cedar Rapids, IA 52404