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Alumni

At 60,000 strong and counting, Foster’s vibrant alumni network is making a difference in business and communities around the world. It’s easy to think of your alma mater as a part of your past. We want to make sure it’s part of your present. Whether you’re looking to connect with fellow alumni, engage in lifelong learning, share a story of your success, or explore ways to give back, we encourage you to be in touch.


Stay Connected

The Foster School of Business alumni network is 50,000+ strong with graduates in cities all over the world. Foster Regional Representatives are UW business graduates who support fellow alumni by acting as professional and social contacts for their geographic region. Representatives provide opportunities to network with fellow alumni, attend events providing relevant content and build the visibility of the Foster School around the U.S.

Find your Foster Regional Representative below:

Alaska
There is a large contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Alaska. This group was started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Rocky Elerding (BA 1999, MBA 2008)

Arizona
PHOENIX
There are hundreds of Foster School of Business alumni living in the Phoenix area. This group was started in May of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Christine Chao (MPAcc 2010)
Ray Lucchesi (MBA 2000)

California
BAY AREA
There are over 1,000 Foster School of Business alumni living in the Bay Area. The Bay Area group started in 2006 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Through a variety of events, such as happy hours, networking nights, sports viewing parties, and seminars, our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington. We are always looking for new ideas to bring our alumni together, and we are equally excited to add volunteers to enhance the alumni experience for our Husky Bay Area family.

Contact
Jeff Adams (MBA 2004)

Make sure you are on our list to get an invitation to our events. Visit the address change page to update your email address.

Visit our Facebook page and join the group today!

SO-CAL
This group was started in January 2014 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Christy Austin (BA 1980)

Stay Connected
Visit our Facebook page and join the group today!

Colorado
DENVER
There is a large contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in the Denver area. This group was started in July of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
John Thompson (BA 1974, MPAcc 1977)
Ann Zachwieja (MBA 1992)

Florida
TAMPA
There are several Foster School of Business Huskies living in the Tampa area. The group started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Chima Nwala (BA 1996)

Georgia
ATLANTA
There are many Foster School of Business alumni living in the Atlanta area. This group was started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Mark Raleigh (BA 1997)

Hawaii
Contact
Dustin Shindo (BA 1995)
Idaho
BOISE
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Idaho, and a growing group here in the Boise (Treasure Valley) area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Idaho as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Jay Beecham (MBA 1996)

COEUR D’ALENE
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Idaho, and a growing group here in the Coeur D’Alene area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Idaho as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Chris Meyer (MBA 2005)

Illinois
CHICAGO
There is a large contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in the Chicago area. This group was started in October of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Stay connected through our LinkedIn Group.

Contacts
Kevin Hoffman (BA 2011)
Camille Shawley (BA 2007)

Louisiana
NEW ORLEANS
There are several Foster School of Business Huskies living in the New Orleans area. The group started in 2006 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
David Saari (MBA 1991)

Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS
UWAA Minneapolis Chapter

Contact
Melissa Craig (BA 2004/MPAcc 2005)

Missouri
Contact
Dan Thomson (BA 1996/MBA 2004)
Nevada
LAS VEGAS
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Nevada, and a growing group here in the Las Vegas area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Nevada as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Kevin Sutehall (BA 2000)

RENO
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Nevada, and a growing group in the Reno area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Nevada as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Diane Ravenscroft (BA 1997)

New York
There is a large group of Foster School of Business Huskies living in the New York area. The group started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Shannon O’Grady (BA 2007)

Oregon
PORTLAND
There are over 1,000 Foster School of Business alumni living in the Portland area. The Portland group started in 2006 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Tobias Read (MBA 2003)

Washington, D.C.
There are many Foster School of Business alumni living in the D.C. area. This group was started as forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Nathan Lee (BA 2010) Foster GOLD Ambassador
Kelly Ronan (BA 2006)

Make sure you are on our event invitation list. Visit the address change page to update your email address.

To find out more about what being a representative entails or if you would like to get something started in your area, contact the Foster alumni team at [email protected]

The Foster School of Business alumni network is 50,000+ strong, with graduates in more than 70 countries around the world. Foster alumni can participate in local UW alumni groups and activities where they exist; in addition, some countries have a volunteer Foster alumni representative available to answer questions or serve as a point of contact. Click on the countries/regions listed below to contact a Foster alumni representative. To volunteer to be a Foster alumni representative in your country, email us at [email protected].

Foster’s alumni LinkedIn group also has region-specific sub-groups. To join a Foster alumni LinkedIn group for your region, first join the University of Washington Foster School of Business Alumni (Official Group), then check for sub-groups of interest.

You can also connect with international UW alumni via the UW Alumni Association website. There you’ll find UW international alumni groups, contact information, and Facebook pages. For inquiries or questions, contact the Foster Alumni Team at [email protected].

Full-time and Evening Classes of 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013 and 2018, your MBA Reunion Weekend is September 22-23. It’s time to reconnect, reminisce, and raise a glass!

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Reconnect

The weekend begins on Friday night with an all class celebration at UW Foster School, including a photo booth, music, faculty favs, food, and libations.

Learn

Saturday morning, we’ll convene in our new building Founders Hall for some lifelong learning with MBA faculty and Foster School leadership. Breakfast will be included.

Cheer

If you’re a Husky Football fan, head to Husky Stadium on Saturday (game time TBA) to see the Dawgs take on the California Golden Bears. We’ll make sure to share the location of the MBA Association Huddle’s tailgate!


Are you in need of a place to stay for the weekend? For hotels near UW, check out Residence by Marriott, Watertown Hotel, or the Graduate Hotel (formerly the Hotel Deca).

Questions about the weekend’s event schedule? Contact the Foster Alumni Team at [email protected].

Haven’t heard from us in a while? Please make sure we have your correct contact information: https://foster.uw.edu/foster-alumni/contact-form/.

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Lost Classmates
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Chaihoon Chi
Kichul Kim
Sung Lee
Deok Moon
Vadim Paretsky
Chang Park
Anum Rehman
Yim Ryu
Susheel Vasudevan

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Pengzi Cheng

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Volunteer

Become a mentor through our Undergraduate Mentoring Program or our MBA Mentoring Program and learn a bit about yourself. Share your expertise by helping students tackle real-world problems in a Global Business, Entrepreneurship, or Consulting competition.

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Invest

Give an intern a chance and you might find your next great hire! Sponsor an MBA Student Consulting Team or a Master of Supply Chain Management Student Consulting Team to address your company’s strategic challenges. Or donate to the school that helped launch your career.

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The UW Foster School is one of the top business schools in the country with world-class faculty, great student experience, business connections, and numerous opportunities for career advancement. The Foster School consistently ranks among the top business schools in the United States and employers around the world are eager to hire Foster School graduates.

As the world of business keeps changing, we recognize that lifelong learning makes a difference in the potential to advance your career. There is much value in connecting with other Foster alumni to help build and strengthen your professional and personal relationships. At Foster we offer several resources to support your journey.