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Regional Alumni Volunteers

In collaboration with Alumni and Career Services, regional alumni volunteers contribute to our goal of developing lifelong connections between alumni and the University of Richmond.

Responsibilities/Expectations of Regional Alumni Volunteers

  • Serve as a University of Richmond ambassador and resource for the alumni community in your region.
  • Encourage attendance at regional alumni events.
  • Serve as the on-site leader at regional alumni events.
  • Attend volunteer training opportunities.
  • Respond to communication from Alumni Relations staff as well as fellow alumni as needed.
  • Welcome new alumni and new graduates to your region.
  • Write a letter to a new or current student reflecting on your experiences as a Spider and introducing them to the alumni network.
  • Support University of Richmond events and initiatives, such as Homecoming and Reunion Weekends.
  • Maintain confidentiality with all personal data used in assigned tasks.
  • Make an annual gift to the University of Richmond.
  • Serve a three-year term.

Interested in a different volunteer opportunity? Check out the Alumni Ambassador role!

Regional Initiatives Staff Contacts

Mary Alice Wallmeyer
Associate Director, Regional Initiatives
mwallmey@richmond.edu
(804) 287-1953

Megan Dooley, '13
Assistant Director, Regional Initiatives
megan.dooley@richmond.edu
(804) 289-8474

Leah Downey, '14
Administrative Assistant, Alumni Events
leah.downey@richmond.edu
(804) 289-8030