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NAWM Board of Directors

The Mission of the Board of Directors is to help facilitate integration of the College's alumni, students, administration, parents, faculty, and friends in order to help the Association achieve its goals.  Further, the Board serves to advise and assist the College's administration, when needed or desired, to help in successfully achieving the College's Mission.

The National Association of Wabash Men

CuRRENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
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President (2021-2023)

Marc Nichols

kip chase '03
Occupation:  Human Resources
Current:  Senior Director of HR at Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana
Previous:  Eli Lilly and Company
Wabash Living Unit:  Martindale Hall
NAWM Committee(s):  Executive, Nominating, Constitution
NAWM Term Expires:  2025

vice president (2021-2023)

Kip Chase

jim hawksworth '95
Occupation:  Reinsurance
Current:  Managing Director & Branch Manager at Guy Carpenter, Chicago, Illinois
Previous:  Willis Re
Wabash Living Unit:  Theta Delta Chi
NAWM Committee(s):  Executive, Admissions and Scholarships
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

Recorder (2021-2023)

Jeremy Wentzel

Jeremy wentzel '14
Occupation:  Management Consulting
Current:  Manager, Transformation Delivery at KPMG LLP, Dallas, Texas
Previous:  IBM Cloud
Wabash Living Unit:  Morris Hall
NAWM Committee(s):  Executive, Investment Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

past president

Rob Shook

marc nichols '92
Occupation:  Attorney
Current:  General Counsel and Company Secretary at Saab NA, Syracuse, NY
Previous:  Rolls-Royce NA
Wabash Living Unit:  Lambda Chi Alpha
NAWM Committee(s):  Executive, Constitution
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

directors

Syud Ahmed

syud ahmed '07
Occupation:  Management Consulting
Current:  Consultant at Boston Consulting Group, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Previous:  Product Development Specialist at 3M
Wabash Living Unit:  Independent
NAWM Committee(s): Admissions and Scholarships
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

Emmanuel Aouad

emmanuel aouad '10
Occupation:  Financial Services
Current:  Enterprise Business Process Optimization Program Manager at Fischer Investments, Plano TX
Previous:  Excellence Manager at Lennox International
Wabash Living Unit:  College Hall
NAWM Committee(s):  Executive, Academics and Life Planning
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

Mike Berry

mike Berry '92
Occupation:  Management
Current:  Head of Marketing Technology at Stitch Fix, Inc., San Francisco, California
Previous:  Head of Marketing Technology at Shutterfly, Inc.
Wabash Living Unit:  Independent
NAWM Committee(s): Investment Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

Milton Turner

jim engledow '78
Occupation:  Owner
Current:  President/CEO at Engledow Group, Indianapolis, Indiana
Previous:  Engledow Group
Wabash Living Unit:  Beta Theta Pi
NAWM Committee(s):  Admissions and Scholarships, Nominating
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

Jim Engledow

jake german '11
Occupation:  Attorney
Current:  Associate Attorney at Barnes & Thornburg, LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Previous:  
Wabash Living Unit:  Beta Theta Pi
NAWM Committee(s):  
NAWM Term Expires:  2026

Herm Haffner

herm haffner '77
Occupation:  Business Consulting
Current:  President at Total Solutions, Crawfordsville, Indiana
Previous:  Nor-Cote International
Wabash Living Unit: Sigma Chi
NAWM Committee(s):  Investment Engagement, Nominating
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

Jim Hawksworth

john kerezy '77
Occupation:  Professor
Current:  Associate Professor at JMC Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, Ohio
Previous:  Writer, Journalist, Small Business Owner
Wabash Living Unit:  Tau Kappa Epsilon
NAWM Committee(s):  Academics and Life Planning, Nominating
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

John Kerezy

garrard mcclendon '88
Occupation:  Professor
Current:  Assistant Professor at Chicago State University, Chicago, Illinois
Previous:  WGN-TV
Wabash Living Unit:  Morris Hall
NAWM Committee(s):  Affinity and Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2024

Garrard McClendon

ryan mills '00
Occupation:  Professor
Current:  Associate Professor of Human Genetics at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Previous:  University of Michigan
Wabash Living Unit:  Phi Kappa Psi
NAWM Committee(s):  Academics and Life Planning
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

neil patel '94
Occupation:  Pain Management Physician
Current:  CEO at Northeastern Pain Management, Nyack, New York
Previous:  Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Wabash Living Unit:  Delta Tau Delta
NAWM Committee(s): Academics and Life Planning
NAWM Term Expires:  2024

Neil Patel

ben robinson '01
Occupation:  Attorney
Current:  Partner at Holland & Knight, LLP, Orlando, Florida
Previous:  Jones Day
Wabash Living Unit:  Delta Tau Delta
NAWM Committee(s):  Affinity and Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

Ben Robinson

milton turner '05
Occupation:  
Current:  Attorney Advisor at the United States Army
Previous:  
Wabash Living Unit:  Independent
NAWM Committee(s):  Affinity and Engagement, Nominating
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

tony unfried '03
Occupation:  Management / Entrepreneurship
Current:  CEO at Archon Tech Strategies, Indianapolis, Indiana
Previous:  ESG Security
Wabash Living Unit:  Lambda Chi Alpha
NAWM Committee(s):  Executive, Affinity and Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

Tony Unfried

todd vogel '04
Occupation:  Neurological Surgeon
Current:  Neurological Surgeon at Great Lakes Neurosurgical Associates, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Previous:  
Wabash Living Unit:  Theta Delta Chi
NAWM Committee(s):  
NAWM Term Expires:  2024

Cleo Washington

cleo washington '85
Occupation:  Management
Current:  Director of Legislative Affairs at AT&T, Montgomery, Alabama
Previous:  Attorney, Indiana State Senator
Wabash Living Unit:  Martindale Hall
NAWM Committee(s):  Investment Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2021

class agent representatives

Jesse James

rudy altergott '13
Occupation:  Law
Current:  Records Manager at Cardiac Surgery Associates, S.C., Chicago, Illinois
Previous:  Fox Rothschild LLP
Wabash Living Unit:  Independent
NAWM Committee(s):  
NAWM Term Expires:  2024

Chris Carpenter

Chris Carpenter '96
Occupation:  Management
Current:  Sr. Analyst Proj. Mgmt/Social Media Mgr. at Beckman Coulter, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana
Previous:  Carpe Multimedia LLC
Wabash Living Unit:  Delta Tau Delta
NAWM Committee(s):  Academics and Life Planning
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

Regional association representatives

Ken Farris

ken farris '12
Occupation:  Health Care Administration
Current:  Agent, Strategic Sourcing at The Resource Group, an Ascension Company
Previous:  Healthcare Associate at Thompson Coburn LLP, St. Louis, Missouri
Wabash Living Unit:  Phi Kappa Psi
NAWM Committee(s):  Affinity and Engagement
NAWM Term Expires:  2024

Wayne Hentrup

wayne hentrup '84
Occupation: Wealth Management/Retirement Planning
Current:  Senior Vice President at Vineyard Financial, Evansville, Indiana
Previous:  Founder/President, Southern Directories
Wabash Living Unit:  Phi Delta Theta
NAWM Committee(s):  Admissions and Scholarships
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

Faculty Representative

Picture of Wysocki, Laura

LAURA WYSOCKI
Occupation:  Professor
Current:  Associate Professor of Chemistry and Department Chair at Wabash College
Previous: 
Wabash Living Unit:  N/A
NAWM Committee(s):  Academics and Life Planning
NAWM Term Expires:  2023

Student representative

davionne garrett '22
Occupation:  Student
Current:  Vice President of the Student Body at Wabash College
Previous: 
Wabash Living Unit:  Independent
NAWM Committee(s):  
NAWM Term Expires:  2022

Administration representatives

Michelle Janssen

MichelLe Janssen
Occupation:  Philanthropy / Non-Profit Management
Current:  Dean for College Advancement at Wabash College
Previous: Vice President of Alumni and College Relations at Berea College
Wabash Living Unit:  N/A
NAWM Committee(s):  All (ex-officio)
NAWM Term Expires:  N/A

Steve Hoffman

steve hoffman '85
Occupation:  Philanthropy / Non-Profit Management
Current:  Director of Alumni and Parent Relations at Wabash College
Previous:
Wabash Living Unit:  Delta Tau Delta
NAWM Committee(s): All (ex-officio)
NAWM Term Expires:  N/A

Presidents of the National Association of Wabash Men and Term of Office

1904-1905: Harry Joseph Milligan ‘73
1905-1906: George S. Harney ‘88
1906-1907: Dr. Joseph Rilus Eastman ‘91
1907-1908: Chase Harding ‘96
1908-1909: Albert A. Baker ‘74
1909-1910: Jesse Austin Greene ‘89
1910-1911: Arthur Alonzo Hargrave ‘81
1911-1912: Michael Emmett Foley ‘99
1912-1913: Eben Harry Wolcott ‘86
1913-1914: Finely Pogue Mount ‘90
1914-1915: William Baden Austin ‘81
1915-1916: Henry Lane Wilson ‘79
1917-1918: William Elbridge Ames ‘95
1918-1919: Daniel Dickey Hains ‘95
1919-1921: Edward Elbridge Ames ‘03
1921-1922: Russell Trall Byers ‘98
1922-1923: Miller Davis ‘08
1923-1924: Charles Norris Williams ‘76
1924-1925: Clair McTurnan ‘10
1925-1926: John Vejen Wilson ‘10
1926-1927: Herbert Hawks Gortner ‘90
1927-1928: Roy Massena ‘02
1928-1929: Joseph Johnston Daniels ‘11
1929-1930: Mark Anthony Brown ‘11
1930-1931: Paul Russell Matthews ‘13
1931-1932: Luther Edward Lewis ‘14
1932-1933: James Dupont Adams ‘09
1933-1934: Lee Norman Thorn ‘24
1934-1935: Clarence Fuson Merrell ‘09
1935-1936: George Washington Hall ‘90
1936-1937: Hinkle Cain Hays ‘12
1937-1938: Philip Clark Leffel ‘14
1938-1939: Kurt Friedrich Pantzer ‘13
1939-1941: Clyde Harrison Chase ‘13
1941-1946: John Kiley Ruckelshaus ‘22
1946-1948: Ray Prescott Johnson ‘28
1948-1949: Fred Mossman Naber ‘20

1949-1950: Charles Devon LaFollette ‘20
1950-1951: John Clarke Farber ‘15
1951-1952: Ernest Reece Mitchell ‘22
1952-1953: Malcolm M. Edwards ‘26
1954-1956: Jack Vincent Scott ‘26
1956-1958: Richard Osborne Ristine ‘41
1958-1960: Marshall Avery Pipin ‘24
1960-1962: Robert Mathew Smith ‘36
1962-1965: Robert Ross Neal ‘33
1965-1967: Paul John Husting ‘37
1967-1969: John Richard Scott ‘42
1969-1971: Richard Gearhart Savidge ‘38
1971-1973: Willis Paul Tippett, Jr. ‘53
1973-1975: Omer Hiram Foust ‘42
1975-1977: James Lyman Keyes ‘50
1977-1979: Robert Bryan Slade ‘48
1979-1981: Frederick Corya Scott ‘60
1981-1983: John Nelson Fox, Jr. ‘64
1983-1985: Frederick Lewis Pipin ‘59
1985-1987: Fred William Ruebeck ‘61
1987-1989: Robert Wedgeworth, Jr. ‘59
1989-1991: David S. Orr ‘57
1991-1993: Roger D. Billings, Jr. ‘59
1993-1995: J. Lee McNeely ‘62
1995-1997: Roger E. Lumpp ‘66
1997-1999: Dudley A. Burgess ‘64
1999-2001: James J. Kilbane ‘84
2001-2003: Richard W. Fobes ‘72
2003-2004: Thomas E. Topper ‘70
2004-2005: James A. Davlin, V ‘85
2005-2007: William J. Fisher III ‘66
2007-2009: James Dimos ‘83
2009-2011: Mark A. Dewart ‘74
2011-2013: Gregory A. Castanias ‘87
2013-2015: R. Gregory Estell ‘85
2015-2017: Eric M. Cavanaugh '76
2017-2019: Robert E. Shook III '83
2019-2021: Marc A. Nichols '92