Board of Directors

Executive Committee
Hauli Sabatka Chair
Hauli Sabatka (2020)(1)
Executive Director for Advancement
Hastings Catholic Schools Foundation
(402) 462.6566
Traci McBee Rowe Secretary
Traci McBee
 Rowe (2019)(2)
Director of Donor Relations and Advancement Special Events
Metropolitan State University of Denver
(303) 615-2046
Aaron Rouse Treasurer 
Aaron Rouse (2020) (1)
Assistant Director of Fund Stewardship
University of Nebraska Foundation
(402) 458-1252
Holly Chair-Elect
Holly Johnson
Service Awards Chair
Executive Director
Hawkeye Community College Foundation
(563) 296-4283
Andy Trustee
Andy Careaga (2019)(1)
Executive Director, Marketing and Communications
Missouri University of Science and Technology
(573) 341-4328
Bob Immediate Past Chair
Bob Otterson (2020)(1)
Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects and Initiatives
South Dakota State University
(605) 688-6823

At-Large Directors
Elizabeth Director 1
Elizabeth Kraemer (2019)(1)
Director, Alumni Programming
University of Nebraska-Omaha Alumni Association
(402) 504-3343
Versen Director 2
Mark Versen (2019)(1)
Sponsorship chair
Director of Development
North Dakota State University Foundation
and Alumni Association
(701) 231-6838
Steven Lincoln Director 3
Steven Lincoln 
(2019) (1)
Communications chair
Assistant Director of Development Communications
The United States Air Force Academy Endowment
(719) 472-2041
Jennifer Denton, Director 4 Director 4
Jennifer Denton
(2020) (2)
Vice President for Stewardship and Administration
Emporia State University Foundation
Associate Vice President for Advancement
Emporia State University
(620) 341-6467
Steve Brown Director 5
Steve Brown
(2020) (1)
President and Chief Executive Officer
University of South Dakota Foundation
(605) 677-6703
Jessica Elmore Director 6
Jessica Elmore, Ed.D. (2020) (1)
Diversity and Inclusion and Scholarships chair
Associate Director of Diversity Programs
K-State Alumni Association (Kansas State University)
(785) 532-5060
Steve Reed Director 7
Steve Reed 
(2020) (1)
Director of Public Information
Cottey College
(417) 667-8181

  Director 8
Clayton Melinkovich (2021) (1)
Associate Director of Planned Giving
University of Wyoming Foundation
(307) 766-4259
Director 9
Jason Hughes
Assistant Vice President of Marketing
University of Northern Colorado
(970) 351-1273
Dee Ann Rexroat, Directo 10 Director 10
Dee Ann Rexroat
Director of Communications
Cornell College
(319) 895-4241

Renee Rockford (2020)(1)
Communications and Marketing Commissioner
Director of Communications
Colorado Academy
(303) 914-2506
Jody Donaldson Jody Donaldson (2020)(1)
Alumni Commissioner
Scholarship and Alumni Officer
Kirkwood Community College
(319) 398-7186

Ex-Officio Members
Ed Groves
CASE Headquarters District Liaison
Senior Director, Volunteer Engagement
Council for Advancement and Support of Education
(202) 478-5634
CASE ASAP Representative
Rachel Kleist
Vice President of Alumni Relations
Nebraska Student Alumni Association
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Aaron Rouse Conference Chair (2019)(1)
Aaron Rouse
Assistant Director of Fund Stewardship
University of Nebraska Foundation
(402) 458-1252