Alumni Association

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The Kettering/GMI Alumni Association unites and furthers the interests of alumni by fostering and assisting in the realization of the ideals of the university in order to stimulate and encourage loyalty towards the institution, provide financial assistance for educational programs, serve as a sounding board for University leadership and supporting appropriate university-sponsored alumni activities.


As a Kettering/GMI alumni, you are automatically a member of the Kettering/GMI Alumni Association. To get involved, email your area interests to and we will connect you with the appropriate Alumni Board member.

Board Members

  • President – Joe Lemieux ‘85 

    Vice President – Shana Downs ‘08 

    Treasurer – Darlene Deane ‘88 

    Secretary – Bruce Sing ‘79 

    Committee Head of Alumni Awards – Sandy Dietrich ‘87 

    Committee Head of Alumni Involvement and Events – Cleamon Moorer, Jr. ‘99 

    Committee Head of Student Recruitment – Kelsey Kneebone ‘17 

    Committee Head of Discounts and Benefits – Mark Scalf ‘00 

    Committee Head of Social Media and Communications – Kayla McDonell ‘12 

    Committee Head of Fund Raising – Ava Billimoria ‘02  

    Board Member – Kristine Pankow ‘16 

    Board Member – Brian Beechie ‘91 

    Board Member – Heidi Beechie ‘91 

    Board Member – Mike Berezny ‘11 

    Board Member – Margaret Brooks ‘84 

    Board Member – Ashley Diaz ’12, ‘16 

    Board Member – Yusuf Hasan ‘07 

    Board Member – Amy MacDonald ‘15 

    Board Member – Kemoy Smith ’12, ‘13 

    Board Member – Cesare Turrin ‘78 

What We Do

Discounts and Benefits

The Kettering/GMI Alumni Association is proud to partner with companies in order to provide the best possible perks and discounts to all alumni.


The Alumni Association hosts a variety of events throughout the year.

FIRST Sponsorship

The Alumni Association believes in the power of FIRST Robotics. Your gift will give an aspiring team additional resources they need to build and compete during the FIRST season.

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