Leadership Sessions and Training Opportunities

Alumni leaders can participate in the RUAA’s leadership sessions that are custom-created based on your feedback. The goal of this ongoing series is to help support alumni leaders to maintain and grow healthy charter groups by providing tools and resources, fostering new program ideas, and sharing best practices with fellow alumni.

Leadership Sessions from the 2018 Alumni Leadership Conference

Keynote Speaker
Prabhas Moghe, Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation, Rutgers–New Brunswick

Developing Fresh Ideas Using Design Thinking
Connie Pascal SCI’11, Doctoral Candidate, Instructor, and Program Assistant at Rutgers School of Communication and Information
Victoria Kulikowski DC’94, SCILS’03, Instructor at Rutgers School of Communication and Information

Creating Connections through Strong Recruitment and Recognition
Moderator: Gloria Walker, Director for Alumni Relations, Rutgers University–Newark
Christopher Bylone CC’06, President, Rutgers Club of New York City

Strategic Planning Workshop: From Vision to Action
Marilyn Gonyo GSE’76, Graduate School of Education Alumni Association
Michael Rutkowski UCNB’96, SCILS’96, Director of Alumni Engagement for Rutgers University–New Brunswick Academic Units

Crowdfunding and Beyond: Building Pride, Supporting Goals
Moderator: Bonnie Kenselaar RC’77, Associate Director for Alumni Relations, Rutgers–Newark
Kyle Post, Director of Crowdfunding
Melissa Halpin, Director of Next Generation Philanthropy

You Be the speaker!

Present a member of your alumni organization as a subject matter expert. The RUAA seeks alumni charter leaders to present their best practices to fellow alumni for one hour. Seminars offer an excellent opportunity for networking and leadership development. To be a guest speaker, contact Yvette at 848-932-1960 or email yvette.martinez@ruf.rutgers.edu..

Additional resources for chartered organizations and the Alumni Leaders Council are available at Ralumni.com/tools.