Society of Alumni

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The Randolph-Macon College Society of Alumni exists to foster the highest level of connection with the college community through leadership, service, fellowship and financial support.

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The Purpose of the Society of Alumni Board of Directors

The Society of Alumni Board of Directors was founded in 1839 to provide opportunities for alumni to participate in College programs; consult with and advise the administration and faculty; assist the College in maintaining a tradition of excellence in developing the mind and character of its students; and perpetuate the close relationships established during undergraduate years. It's members are expected to serve on a standing committee; be active ambassadors for student recruitment efforts; actively support initiatives associated with the Board's strategic priorities; and support the Randolph-Macon Fund.

Committees and Their Roles

The Society of Alumni Executive Committee

Philip Emerson '81 (President), Hunter Leemon '00  (Vice President), Dee Raubenstine '80 (Secretary), Donna Fricke Klepper '75 (Immediate Past President), Amy English '98 (Chair Awards Committee), Jennifer Fitch Folsom '97 (Chair, Board Engagement Committee) Daniel G. Krapf '99 (Chair, Development Committee), and Stan Jones '83 (Chair, Student/Alumni Programs Committee).

Alumni Development

To develop support for the Randolph-Macon Fund.
Chair, Daniel G. Krapf '99 


To recognize alumni and friends of the College with the following awards: Distinguished Service Award; Distinguished Alumnus/a Award; Distinguished Friend Award; Honorary Alumnus/a Award; Young Alumnus/a Achievement Award; Faculty Service Certificate of Appreciation.
Amy English '98

Board Engagement

To identify qualified alumni leaders for election to the Alumni Board and to nominate Board members to serve as officers and directors-at-large.
Chair, Jennifer Fitch Folsom '97

Student/Alumni Programs

To work with students to develop programs that serve student needs and strengthen the ties between the Society of Alumni and the student body.
Chair, Stan Jones '83.

Society of Alumni Recognition Awards

One of the missions of the Randolph-Macon Society of Alumni is to identify alumni and friends of the College who are deserving of special recognition for their professional achievements and contributions to the life of the College.

Award Recipients

Ryland O. Chapman, III '63
Steven Christopher Jones '80
Sabra Klein, Ph.D. '92
Robert B. Lambeth, Jr. '71
Corey Schultz '03
Wilson Schultz '06
Joseph W. Timberlake '71
Dr. W. Harrison Turner III '64

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Updated 9/12/17

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