Officers and Directors


The Board of Directors of the Yale Club of Washington represent the interests of local alumni, support and enhance existing Club programs, and help foster innovative ways to facilitate interaction between alumni and throughout the broader Washington and Yale communities. The position requires membership in the Club and ongoing engagement with fellow directors, alumni, Club staff, and the Yale Alumni Association throughout the year. To learn more about our current Board of Directors, please click here.
The Board consists of 15 members who serve three-year terms. Nominations for the Board are accepted every spring.

Lauren Harris '14, President
Jonathan Chapman Rose '63, Vice President
Yvette Soliz Rivers '96 Vice President, Membership
Robert Cole '75, Treasurer
Caroline Drees '93, Vice President, Programming
Maria Vera Whelan '08, Vice President, Community Service
Chip Seward '65, Secretary

Board of Directors

Terms Expiring June 30, 2022
Clarence Agbi '09
Caroline Drees '93
Robert Reisner '68

Jonathan Chapman Rose '63
Maria Vera Whelan '08

Terms Expiring June 30, 2023
Robert Cole '75
Folake Fadayomi '18 SOM
Yvette Rivers '96
Allin (Chip) Seward '65
Lauren Wackerle '16

Terms Expiring June 30, 2024
Andrew Craig '14
Helena Chung '00 MA
Aeden Ghebreselassie '12 MSN
Lauren Harris '14
Roy Niedermayer '69

Hershel Holiday '18, ex officio
Suzanne Yelen '90, ex officio

Young Alum Coordinators
Will Chang '17, ex officio
Nathan Isaacs '20, ex officio
Samantha Schumm '15, ex officio

Presidents Emeritus
Davis Buckley '71
Anant Raut '96
Muriel Wolf '59 MD

Executive Administrator
Alexis Gurganious '18

Yale Alumni Association Liaison
Johnson Flucker '80, Director, Clubs and Associations, Yale Alumni Association ([email protected])

Yale Alumni Association **Delegate *ex officio Delegate