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
Linda Luisi '84 MA, Vice President of Programming 
Caroline Drees '93, Vice President of Community Service 
Robert Cole '75, Treasurer
Chip Seward '65, Secretary

Board of Directors

Terms Expiring June 30, 2024
Andrew Craig '14
Lauren Harris '14
Roy Niedermayer '69
Jonathan Chapman Rose '63

Terms Expiring June 30, 2025
Caroline Drees '93
Linda Luisi '84 MA
Robert Reisner '68**
Maria Vera Whelan '08

Terms Expiring June 30, 2026
Robert Cole '75
Antonio Ingram '11
Elisabeth Layton '90 '96 JD
Yvonne Paintsil '14 SOM
Allin (Chip) Seward '65

Young Alum Coordinators
Alexis Cook '21
Ray Sulieman '21

Alumni Schools Committee Leaders, Ex-Officio 
DC - Suzanne Yelen '90 '93 JD 
MD - Roy Niedermayer '69
VA - Hershel Holiday '18

Presidents Emeritus
Anant Raut '96
Yvette Rivers '96

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