FSU Alumni Association

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FSU Alumni Association
Alumni Center
1030 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32304-7719
Phone: 850.644.2761
Fax: 850.644.8847
Email: alumni@fsu.edu

One of the ways the FSU Alumni Association serves our alumni is to share the views and opinions of our fellow Seminoles with university adminstration. We encourage all alumni to share feedback, comments or questions about Florida State University or a recent interaction with the FSU Alumni Association with us online. Contact infomation is not required on this online form, however, if provided it may be shared with university staff to facilitate further discussion of a specific topic.

General Questions alumni@fsu.edu 850.644.2761
Membership Inquiries jtobias@fsu.edu 850.644.2761
Gift Processing Inquiries vcolvin@fsu.edu 850.645.0214
Student Alumni Association & Student Memberships saa@fsu.edu 850.644.2761
Seminole Clubs® and Chapters kcottrell@fsu.edu 850.644.2298
Westcott Brick Program westcottbricks@fsu.edu 850.644.2761
Facility Rental facilities@alumni.fsu.edu 850.645.9255

Administration and Operations

Julie Cheney

President and CEO

 jcheney@fsu.edu
 850.644.2761

Julie began her service to FSU in November 2018. In her role, she has the privilege of serving the best alumni team in the country and our 350,000 alumni around the world. During her spare time, she enjoys working. Julie will attempt to develop hobbies in the coming months. She used to be a photographer, potter and gardener.

David Overstreet

Director of Administration and Operations

 doverstreet@fsu.edu
 850.645.2319

David has served as the director of administration and operations since 2011. Though he moonlights as a workaholic, David thoroughly enjoys the occasional international travel with his friends. He is also an aspiring soccer star, an avid chicken farmer and a patron of the local art scene.

Angie Standley

Business Manager

 astandley@fsu.edu
 850.644.3493

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Angie has been working at the Alumni Association since 2015 and has been with FSU since 2001. She received her Master’s in Library Science from FSU in 2010 which is an ideal degree for a bookworm like her. She has never met an animal she didn’t like and has a menagerie of pets. When she is not getting puppy kisses or dusting off fur balls she likes to spend time drawing, writing and getting lost in nature with her family.

Marquis Washington

Administrative Specialist

 mwashington3@fsu.edu
 850.644.2761

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Marquis serves as the jack-of-all-trades at the FSU Alumni Association. When he’s not at his desk fielding phone calls, you can find him at the at the gym, skipping leg day.

Adam Kabuka

Database Specialist

 akabuka@fsu.edu
 850.644.2761

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Adam has worked as the Database Specialist at the FSU Alumni Association since 2015.

Gift Processing & Constituent Data

Valerie N. Colvin

Director of Gift Processing and Client Data

 vcolvin@fsu.edu
 850.645.0214

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Valerie has worked at FSU since 1989 and claims to have enjoyed every minute. Currently working as director of gift processing and client data, she and her husband enjoy their two children and four grandchildren, in moderation. Valerie still checks the mail daily for her Hogwarts acceptance letter.

Anna Cruz

Fiscal Specialist

 
 850.644.2766

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Anna joined the gift processing team in 2017. She is currently a master’s student in the FSU College of Communication and Information. In her spare time, she enjoys the beautiful trails in Tallahassee and is a dutiful cat lady and devoted wife.

Mark Bejar

OPS Fiscal Specialist

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Marketing and Communication

Kelli Gemmer

Editor-in-Chief, VIRES Magazine

 kgemmer@fsu.edu
 850.645.9328

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As a two-time alumna of Florida State, Kelli has worked at FSU her whole career in various roles across the university including The Career Center and the College of Education, where she was the main staff member responsible for all published content in the TORCH Alumni Magazine. In her free time, Kelli serves as President of the Tallahassee Network of Young Professionals and plays her garnet and gold piccolo in the Lofty Pursuits Marching Band, made up of many former Marching Chiefs.

Jessica Rosenthal

Graphic Designer

 jrosenthal@fsu.edu
 850.644.9204

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Jessica, a College of Fine Arts graduate, is an FSU trivia powerhouse since working in the university’s Sesquicentennial office upon graduation in 2001. As our graphic designer, Jessica strives to use garnet and gold as if they were the only two colors in the spectrum. When not on campus Jessica might be found hunting for treasures or starting art projects she doesn’t tend to finish.

Chance King

Web Specialist

 ctking@fsu.edu
 850.644.4021

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Chance joined the team in 2016 as the web specialist. He enjoys watching stand-up comedy, a good beer, exercising, but most of all making up excuses to not exercise. Chance believes the three keys to a happy life are coffee, a sense of humor, and the Oxford Comma.

Dana Sterneman

Communication and Digital Media Coordinator.

 dsterneman@fsu.edu
 850.644.2249

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Dana joined the Alumni Association team in 2019, after working in the College of Fine Arts for four years. As an alumna, Dana is proud to return to FSU to pursue a master’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communication. Outside of FSU, Dana considers herself a sunset savant, a pizza pundit, a movie maniac, and most importantly a puppy parent.

Membership and Business Development

Scott Gerber

Interim Director of Membership and Marketing

 sgerber@fsu.edu
 850.645.9530

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Scotty has been serving Seminole Clubs across the nation since 2018. Upon graduating from Florida State, he realized he had only been to five states. In an effort to change that he and his wife travel and visit new places any chance they get. On the weekends you will find him at the FSU game, doing yard work, or enjoying a delicious burger.

Jennifer Tobias

Assistant Director of Membership

 jtobias@fsu.edu
 850.644.2189

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Jennifer Tobias, Chief Ideas Officer, is a serial chips & dip eater, self-deprecating humor expert, geek, former archaeologist, runner and yogi (see: chips & dip). She has a completely useless encyclopedia knowledge of The Twilight Zone episodes and heavy metal history and a love of household cleaning products. She has a fear of heights and people who don’t immediately change into pajamas upon arriving home.

Programs and Outreach

Dawn Cannon Jennings

Director of Alumni Programs and Outreach

 dcjennings@fsu.edu
 850.644.4989

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Dawn has worked at Florida State for 25 years, serving in various roles within University Relations, the President’s Office and University Advancement. She and her husband have four children, including a current FSU student. They love to travel, especially visiting National Parks and wineries. A sixth generation Floridian, Dawn loves to escape to her cottage in Apalachicola on weekends to kayak and bike.

Aimee Wirth

Alumni Outreach & Engagement Programs Director

 awirth@fsu.edu
 850.644.1148

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Aimee enjoys her role of Alumni Outreach & Engagement Programs Director immensely. Before joining the Alumni team in 2014, Aimee gained a lot of experience working in FSU University Relations for 20+ years. Outside of work, Aimee enjoys wine, reading, coloring, and spending time with her daughters and her husband – the order of which depends on the day.

Whitney Powers

Associate Director for Alumni Programs and Outreach

 wpowers@fsu.edu
 850.644.7434

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Whitney has been managing the Alumni Association’s events since 2010, creating gatherings for alumni all around the world. She’s a Florida panhandle native who enjoys all things Florida, especially sunshine, the beach and camping at local state parks with her daughter (class of 2034) and husband.

Lindsey Alligood

Alumni Networks Coordinator

 lalligood@fsu.edu
 850.644.2765

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Bio coming soon!

Keith Cottrell

Director of Clubs

 kcottrell@fsu.edu
 850.644.2298

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Keith, a two-time graduate from Florida State, is the fearless leader of the Seminole Clubs and Chapters team. A 4-year starter on the Seminole football team, he has yet to meet a plate of barbeque he couldn’t finish. A true guy’s guy, Keith was recently blessed with the challenge of two twin baby girls.

Meaghan Eckerle

Program Coordinator, Student Alumni Programs

 meckerle@fsu.edu
 850.644.1484

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Meaghan is a former teacher and basketball coach who dropped lesson planning to work with students in the Student Alumni Association. For Meaghan it’s FSU athletics all the time. For instance, you can almost always find her listening to an FSU podcast on 2x speed because someone told her it makes you smarter.

Beth Edwards

Financial Specialist, Seminole Clubs

 baedwards3@fsu.edu
 850.645.0213

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Beth joined the Clubs Team at the Alumni Association in July 2017. As the Accounting Specialist she helps our Seminole Clubs keep track of their finances using QuickBooks Online. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and Catahoula cow herding dogs on their nearby farm. Her favorite pass times are fishing on their pond and trying out new recipes.

Cristian Gonzalez Mendez

Communication Specialist, Seminole Clubs

 cgonzalezmendez@fsu.edu
 850.645.8133

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Since 2017, Cristian has been working to connect Alumni with Regional Seminole Clubs and Chapters around the country. He is married to his college sweetheart Summer (2015) and they have a one-year-old daughter, Luna, and puppy named Nolita (Little Nole). In his spare time, you will find Cristian studying, playing tennis, exploring the Tallahassee outdoors, or at Walt Disney World.