All alumni of the School of Music, Theatre & Dance of the University of Michigan, past and present faculty members, and friends who have demonstrated a vital interest in the School are voting members of this Society.
Members of the Alumni Society are invited to nominate and elect the representatives that make up the SMTD Alumni Society Board of Governors. Contact Ellen Storch at 734-763-9769 if you would like to nominate someone or put yourself forward as a candidate to serve on the Alumni Society Board of Governors.
All members of the Alumni Society are invited to participate in the Board of Governors annual business meeting, usually held during the fall term in conjunction with Homecoming Weekend. Alumni Society members are also encouraged to nominate fellow alumni and friends of the School for the annual Emerging Artist and Hall of Fame Awards.
The SMTD Alumni Society Board of Governors has 15 volunteer members, elected on a rotating basis, for three-year terms. Board members may serve two consecutive terms. As representatives of all disciplines of the School of Music, Theatre & Dance, the Board provides support for programs and endeavors outlined by the School of Music, Theatre & Dance.
Programs and projects initiated by the Board of Governors:
Toni Auletti - Dexter, MI
MFA '95, Theatre
Kathleen Conlin - Champaign, IL
Ph.D. '84. Theatre
Danny Gurwin - North Hollywood, CA
BFA '94, Musical Theatre
David Jackson - Ann Arbor, MI
BM '91 and MM '92, Trombone
Phyllis Kaplan - Montgomery Village, MD
BM '60, Music Education; MM '63, Music Literature; Ph.D. '77, Music Education
Lizzie Leopold - Evanston, IL
BFA '05, Dance
Janet Lilly- Greensboro, NC
MFA '92, Dance
Joel Puckett - Lutherville Timonium, MD
MM '01 and DMA '04, Compisition
Eugene Rogers - Ann Arbor, MI
MM '01 and DMA '08, Conducting
Susan Waller - San Ramon, CA
MM '72, Flute
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