Alumnae Association Board of Directors

Mission Statement

The Alumnae Association Board of Directors provides volunteer leadership for the Alumnae Association by working with the Saint Mary's College community to design and promote opportunities for alumnae to connect with each other and the College. In doing so, the Board serves the College in the ongoing development of a strong Alumnae Association which supports and advances the mission of Saint Mary's College.

Alumnae Association Board of Directors - Members


Dr. Kelly O'Shea Carney '84
Coopersburg, PA

Kelly O’Shea Carney graduated summa cum laude in 1984 with a degree in psychology and a minor in philosophy. Following graduation, she served as a Holy Cross Associate in Portland, Oregon where she worked with older adults. Following that experience, Kelly earned her PhD in Counseling Psychology with a focus in Geropsychology, and since that time, she has been serving older adults in a variety of capacities. She was the Executive Director of the Center for Excellence in Dementia Care at Phoebe Ministries in Pennsylvania, where she was engaged in the development of innovative models of dementia care, research, publishing, training and speaking to share information about advances in caring for elders with cognitive impairment. Currently she is the Corporate Director of Memory Care Services at Acts Retirement-Life Communities, Inc. She enjoys volunteering in her parish and participating in the spiritual life of her local community.  Kelly and her husband, Gary, have three adult children, and two collie dogs that fill her need for nurturing.  She always looks forward to Alumnae Board meetings as a good excuse to visit our lovely campus and enjoy the company of the many exceptional alumnae who volunteer for our alma mater. 

Vice President

Kelly Cook Lewis '97
Gambrills, MD

Kelly Cook Lewis graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1997 with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Management. After graduation, the active duty Air Force kept Kelly and her husband, Chad, moving around the world for 12 years, allowing them to live in Europe, Asia and 8 continental states.  During that time, Kelly worked in the marketing field for 7 years and then became a stay-at-home mom for their daughter, Riley.  Volunteering for Riley’s school, their church, Saint Mary’s College and the Air Force remains a priority for Kelly and she was honored to be a 2009 Luke Air Force Base “Volunteer of the Year” nominee.  Kelly recently moved to Crofton, Maryland and enjoys working as a freelance writer.


Jennifer Paluszak Hadden '96
Bexley, OH

Jennifer Paluszak Hadden graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1996 earning a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and a minor in English Writing. While at Saint Mary’s, Jennifer was involved in the Volunteers In Support of Admission (VISA) program, served on her Sophomore Class Board and was Junior Class President. Following graduation she worked in the marketing field for eight years prior to earning her Master’s degree in Social Work from The Ohio State University in 2006. Additionally, she has assisted the admission office at college fairs and contacting applicants, and has worked on the Reunion Gift Campaign Committee. While Jennifer is a licensed social worker, she stays at home full time with her little boys, Harry and Bruce. She also serves as the president of the Columbus Metropolitan Library Friends of the Library, volunteers with the St. Catharine of Siena Church and School, and fulfills her duties as a sustainer with the Junior League of Columbus. Jennifer is married to JB, and they reside with their boys in Bexley, Ohio. 


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Janyce Dunkin Brengel '78
Chicago, IL

Janyce Dunkin Brengel graduated from Saint Mary's College in 1978 with a double major in French and Business Administration/Economics. Jan recently retired after a 35 year successful career in medical device sales, corporate accounts and sales management. Jan is the Past Chair of the Madeleva Society Steering Committee and she is active with the Chicago East Alumnae Club. She now devotes her time to various board positions in  the Chicago area, including The Shirley Ryan Ability Lab, Steppenwolf Theatre, The Lake Forest Women’s Club and Encore Club and is an active volunteer for The Gary Sinise Foundation. She resides in Lake Forest, Illinois. 

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Frances Broderick '10
Fullerton, CA

Frances graduated from Saint Mary's with a degree in Political Science IN 2010. Shortly after graduation, she moved to Washington, D.C. to pursue a graduate degree in Congressional and Presidential studies from the Catholic University of America. While living in D.C. Frances worked for the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) where she worked in the College Fairs Department. Frances assisted the department in planning college fairs throughout the country that were free for high school students and their families. In 2012, she moved to Los Angeles to work for the Catholic Education Foundation first as the grant writer and then as Coordinator of the Alumni Network, where she lead a mentorship program for 25 first-generation college students. Currently, she works for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, assisting the Archdiocese to raise funds for low-income parish communities. Frances also serves on the local coordinating council for the Los Angeles Alumnae Club and participates in young alumnae events.

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Lisa Maglio Brown '78
Berkeley, CA

Lisa Maglio Brown graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1978, earning a B.A. in Elementary Education, with a minor in Italian.  She went on to pursue two graduate degrees, earning an M.A. in Education and a Juris Doctorate.  Lisa completed a federal clerkship with the Hon. James F. Merow, Judge, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, in Washington D.C., where she subsequently continued practice as an attorney for the U.S. government, specializing in government contracts law.  Lisa went into private practice with Seyfarth Shaw LLP and then Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, where she focused on government contracts litigation.  She has been active in local government and she held several posts, including serving as a planning commissioner.  Recently, after her career in law, Lisa joined Santa Clara University as Chief of Staff to the Dean of the Graduate School of Theology.  She enjoys spending time with her daughter, Callie, who will graduate from Saint Mary’s in 2015. Lisa resides in the San Francisco Bay Area where she is active in alumnae club leadership.

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Ann Kearns Davoren '98
Chicago, IL

Ann Kearns Davoren graduated in 1998 with a major in speech communication and a minor in public relations. She was a transfer student into Saint Mary’s, having first earned an Associate’s Degree from Holy Cross College. While at Saint Mary’s, she served as the Saint Mary’s Editor of The Observer. After graduating, Ann worked as an admission counselor for Saint Mary’s before continuing her education and earning an MPA from Indiana University, Bloomington with concentrations in policy analysis and comparative international affairs. Ann has devoted her career to the study of higher education. She started with serving as a Title IV Federal Methodology expert for a Federal committee with dual reporting lines to the Secretary of Education and members of Congress and since has worked for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) studying the academic and behavioral lives of student-athletes. She continues her work today for the NCAA while also serving as a research consultant to several higher education organizations. She currently is working on her dissertation to fulfill the requirements of a Ph.D. in research methodology at Loyola University, Chicago and enjoys volunteering as a liturgical minister at Old St. Patrick’s Church. Ann also has served as a board member of the Food Bank of Northern Indiana and Dismas House of South Bend, both organizations she became involved with as an SMC student. Ann lives in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood with her husband, Tom, and their dog, Doyle.

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Jennifer Winnett Denniston '98
Granger, IN

Jennifer Winnett Denniston graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1998 with majors in Political Science and Mass Communication.  After leaving Saint Mary’s, she moved to Indianapolis with her husband, Tim, and pursued a career in banking while completing her master’s degree in business management at Indiana Wesleyan University.  She subsequently received her Juris Doctorate degree with a concentration in taxation from Indiana University Maurer School of Law and entered private practice in Indianapolis focusing on estate planning and administration.  Jennifer found her professional passion in philanthropy, though, when she returned to Saint Mary’s as the College’s Director of Planned Giving.  She now serves as the Director of Principal and Planned Giving for Plan International USA, an international NGO that envisions a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect the rights and dignity of all people.  Jennifer and Tim live in Granger, Indiana with their son, Will.  

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Galicia Guerrero '14
Saint Louis, MO

Galicia Guerrero graduated in 2014 with a degree in social work and minors in Spanish and Justice Education. While at Saint Mary’s, she was a Resident Advisor (RA), a member of the BAVO Student Advisory Committee, a participant in the CWIL’s Certificate Program, student-at-large on the President’s Council on Multicultural Affairs, a Liturgical Minister in Campus Ministry, and was awarded the 2014 Lumen Christi award. After graduation, she attended Washington University in St. Louis and earned a Master's Degree in Social Work with a concentration in Children, Youth, and Families and a specialization in Management.  She began her social work career at Youth Learning Center (YLC) as a graduate intern and was instrumental in developing Two Degrees, YLC’s new STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) networking and skill development program for under-resourced high school students. Now, Galicia serves as the Manager of Community Relations for The Biome School, YLC's new charter elementary school, and is responsible for supporting fundraising, communications, and building relationships with community partners to support the school. Since graduation, she has supported Saint Mary’s admissions as a SMART volunteer, serves as a Class Reporter, and has connected with alumnae to revive the St. Louis Alumnae Club.

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Kate Murray Harper '89
Lincolnshire, IL

Kate Murray Harper graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1989 with a B.B.A. degree in Accounting. Following graduation, she joined KPMG LLP where she spent 20 years, including 8 1/2 as a partner. While at KPMG, Kate served as Co-Leader of the Washington DC/Tysons Corner chapter of the KPMG Network of Women as well KPMG’s Partnership Council and led fundraising efforts for Junior Achievement of the Washington, DC area and the United Way of the National Capital Area. Kate currently serves on her local school district’s PTO Board as well as Learning Fund Foundation. She supports Saint Mary's College through visits as an alumnae speaker on campus, hosting students to her home and the Madaleva Society. In 2008, she was awarded the Outstanding Alumna Accounting Award. Kate lives in Lincolnshire, IL with and her husband, Scott, and their three children.

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Katie Harrison '04
Pittsburgh, PA

Katie Harrison graduated in 2004 with a BA in Philosophy and Religious Studies.  She received her Juris Doctorate degree from Duquesne University School of Law in 2008.  After graduating from Duquesne, Katie completed a clerkship with the Honorable Maurice B. Cohill, Jr.  in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.  In 2010, she joined the law firm of Campbell & Levine, LLC as an associate.  Her law practice is focused on commercial insolvency matters.   Katie is active in several professional, pro bono, civic and charitable organizations. She is an active member of the Pittsburgh Alumnae Club and volunteers at college fairs on behalf of the College. Her sister Markie (’15) is a current student at Saint Mary’s.  Katie resides in the city of Pittsburgh.

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Rosemary Gill Kenyon '76
Raleigh, NC

Rose graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1976 magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, after transferring there her junior year.  Following graduation, Rose received her law degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1979, and has been admitted to the bars of Michigan, Virginia and North Carolina.  Rose has practiced law for the last 30 years in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she served as Deputy General Counsel for Progress Energy (now Duke Energy) and more recently as a partner in the Smith Anderson law firm.  She has served in many leadership positions during the course of her career, including service on the Board of Governors and as Chair of the Strategic Planning and Women in the Profession Committees for the North Carolina Bar Association.  Rose has also served on various nonprofit boards, including as President of Habitat for Humanity of Wake County and President of the Pines of Carolina Girl Scout Council.   Rose is very proud of her three adult daughters.   She is a fourth generation alumnae and firmly believes that Saint Mary’s College offers an excellent college experience.  Rose is thrilled to be a member of the Board of the Alumnae Association.  

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Caitlin Brodmerkel Krouse '09
South Bend, IN

Caitlin Brodmerkel Krouse graduated summa cum laude from Saint Mary’s College in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and minor in biology. After graduation, she worked as a registered nurse at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis, while pursuing her master’s degree as a nurse practitioner. She finished graduate school at University of Indianapolis in 2012 and worked as the sole primary care provider at Midtown Mental Health through a grant that provided primary care services to patients with severe and persistent mental illnesses (SPMI). In 2013, she returned to South Bend with her husband, Alex, and dog, Sophie. She is now employed by Indiana Health Centers as a primary care provider, where she continues to provide care to the underserved and uninsured patients of her community, including migrants, immigrants, and those with addictions, homelessness, and mental illness. Her favorite hobbies include reading, running, and traveling the world.

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Kristen Matha '03
Indianapolis, IN

Kristen Matha graduated from Saint Mary's College in 2003 with a major in political science and a minor in women's studies.  While a student, she served as vice president of the student body, student trustee and was a four-year women's basketball student-athlete.  Following graduation, Kristen received her law degree from Michigan State University College of Law and was admitted to the Indiana bar.  In 2006, she joined the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and is currently an associate director with the academic and membership affairs staff where she focuses on internal operations and providing interpretative guidance to member institutions.  In 2013, she received the Alumnae Association's Outstanding Young Alumna award.  Kristen is a member of the Belles Varsity Club and also serves as a member of the GALA-ND/SMC board of trustees.  Kristen and her partner Kendra live in Indianapolis' Meridian Kessler neighborhood. 

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Luci Staples McCall '78
Grand Rapids, MI

Luci Staples McCall graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1978 with a degree in French and a minor in Government. After graduation, she worked for the Youth for Understanding International Student Exchange Program in Chicago, married Bill, ND’78, and moved to London, England while her husband completed his MBA degree from Notre Dame. She and her husband subsequently moved to her hometown, Grand Rapids, Michigan where they have been living since. Luci and Bill have three children, Megan McCall Schmitt, SMC ’04, Kathleen McCall Mezwicki, SMC ’06 and John McCall, Miami U. ’08, ND ’09. She received her Master’s Degree in Secondary Education in 2000 from Grand Valley State University and is a secondary French teacher for the Grand Rapids Public Schools. She also served in this similar role for the Catholic Secondary Schools of Grand Rapids for many years as well. She had the privilege of endorsing many alumna student applications for her students through the years and has been delighted to see many of these women graduate from Saint Mary’s and continue to have happy and successful lives. She has served as President of the Saint Mary’s College Alumnae Club of Grand Rapids for three terms, hosting the Alumnae/Student Send-Off on several occasions.  In addition to these activities, Luci is a former board member of St. Stephen Catholic Church, the DAR, the Junior League of Grand Rapids, M.C. Steketee Guild, and the St. John’s Home Guild. She is honored to have the opportunity to further her commitment to Saint Mary’s College by serving as a representative of the class of 1978 on the Alumnae Board of Directors.

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Geneviève Morrill '98
Chicago, IL

Geneviève Morrill graduated from Saint Mary's College summa cum laude in 1998 with a double major in history and French. While a student, she served on the Board of Governance and the Student Academic Council; participated in the Play of the Mind Conferences and the Leaders of a New Indiana Project; and was awarded the St. Catherine's Medal. Geneviève then received a Masters Degree in Medieval History from the University of Chicago. She subsequently attended DePaul University College of Law, where she graduated in the top five percent of her class and was an Editor of the DePaul Law Review. During law school, she externed at the federal district and appellate court levels. After being admitted to the Illinois Bar, Geneviève served as a law clerk to four justices of the Maine Superior Court. Following several years in private practice, she became a law clerk to Illinois Appellate Court Justice Rodolfo Garcia. Currently, she is a Staff Attorney in the Appellate Court's Research Department. She is also an adjunct professor at DePaul, where she teaches Legal Analysis, Research, and Communication. Geneviève is active in the Chicago East Alumnae Club, and served as its Communications Chair for 10 years. She co-chaired Founders' Day and the Spring Tea, organized and hosted cultural, social, and scholarship events, and participated in numerous committees. In 2005, she received the Chicago Club's Founders' Day Award in recognition of her service to the Club and in 2008 she received the Alumnae Association's Outstanding Young Alumna award. Geneviève lives in Chicago's West Bucktown neighborhood with her husband Nathan Kay and their son Roland. They enjoy sampling Chicago's restaurants, half-marathons, travel, and renovating their 120-year-old two-flat.

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Theresa Coye Nihill '84
West Chicago, IL

Theresa Coye Nihill graduated magna cum laude in 1984 with a degree in Social Work and a minor in Psychology.  Following graduation, she attended Tulane University and received her Master’s in Social Work.  Theresa began her social work career at Metropolitan Family Services in 1986 in the agency’s first children’s mental health program.  Theresa has worked her way up the ladder at Metropolitan, serving as a family and mental health clinician, a supervisor, a team leader, the Executive Director of one of the agency’s largest service centers and most recently promoted to Metropolitan’s Chief Operating Officer.  Theresa is known for her strong leadership skills, her collaborative style and her innovative thinking.  She has worked with numerous agencies, school districts, and municipalities to bring resources and develop programming to meet the ever growing and changing needs of the community.  This includes:  starting early childhood education services, services for homeless families with children, a community school model in a vulnerable minority community, integrated behavioral/primary healthcare programming and programming to empower families to gain self-sufficiency.  Theresa has served on numerous non-profit boards, and leadership groups for services in the metro-Chicago area.  Theresa and her husband, Tom have 2 daughters in their early 20’s.  One of their daughters has autism; Theresa and Tom have chaired fundraisers and served in numerous volunteer and advocacy roles related to autism and services for autism.  Theresa has supported St. Mary’s as a member of the Mother Pauline Society, including serving as an ambassador for the college’s planned giving efforts with the class of 1984 during their reunion year.  She has actively looked to hire St. Mary’s graduates, has provide mentoring to young SMC grads looking to do career planning and has supported several SMC applicants.  Theresa states “I am honored and humbled to serve on the St. Mary’s college Alumnae Board.  Saint Mary’s provided me with the academic, spiritual, social, emotional support to become the woman I am today.

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Kelly Ivcevich Noga '92
Indianapolis, IN

Kelly Ivcevich Noga graduated in 1992 with a degree in marketing and management. Upon graduation, she worked as a marketing assistant for Anglian Water in Huntingdon, England. Following that experience, Kelly was in sales for a medical text book publisher and in economic development for the City of Indianapolis before earning her MA in Philanthropic Studies from Indiana University in 2000. Since that time, she has managed the marketing departments of a commercial real estate developer and two law firms. Currently, Kelly is the marketing director for the law firm of Lewis Wagner, LLP. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Women’s Fund of Indianapolis OPTIONS Alumnae, the Lauth Group Foundation and John H. Stewart Foundation for Disadvantaged Children. She has enjoyed hosting the Saint Mary’s College Indianapolis Club’s Founders’ Day dinners and Freshman Send-Off events and attending her reunions. Kelly is an active member in her local parish and children’s schools.  Kelly and her husband, Drew, have two daughters. As a female marketing professional, Kelly owes a great deal to the formative experiences that defined her years at Saint Mary’s College. The education she received provided her with the knowledge and confidence to create three marketing programs from the ground up. The opportunity to give back to Saint Mary’s College by serving on its Alumnae Board for her is both an honor and privilege.

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Kelly Payne '08
Owensboro, KY

Kelly graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 2008, earning her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a focus on Accounting and Finance. While at Saint Mary’s Kelly served as Student Body Vice President, President of Student Academic Council, held various officer positions for clubs on campus, participated in the Summer Service Program and was awarded the PricewaterhouseCoopers Leadership Award.  She began her accounting career in Houston, TX with UHY as a Corporate Tax Accountant. Following that experience, Kelly moved to Kentucky where she worked for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Owensboro for over three years. Kelly earned her CPA in April 2014 and is currently working in the Financial Reporting Department of Boardwalk Pipelines. She also serves on the board of directors for Gasper River Catholic Youth Camp & Retreat Center and volunteers at the local Catholic schools to help with career events and fundraising. Kelly currently resides in Owensboro, Ky. 

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Elaine Zevkovich Rowzee '88
Lake Oswego, OR

Elaine graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and minor degrees in Chemistry and Psychology.  Soon after graduation, she moved to Houston, TX to work as a research technician at Baylor College of Medicine.  After a few years working in a laboratory, she went back to school to earn her Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Houston.  After graduation, she returned to Baylor College of Medicine where she spent almost 13 years working in research administration. Elaine is currently Director of Finance at Oregon Health & Science University. She has served as a board member of Wallace Medicine Concern and as a member of the governing board of her church. She resides in Lake Oswego just outside of Portland, Oregon with her husband.

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Kacey Horner Schmitt '85
Cincinnati, OH

Kacey graduated in 1985 with a BA in Psychology and Communications.  During her first decade after graduation, Kacey worked in positions in both Public Relations and Social Work.  In 1995, Kacey attended a Mass in downtown Chicago that happened to have a sign language interpreter.   This experience inspired Kacey to take some sign language classes for fun at a local community college.  She soon fell in love with the language and started investigating careers in the field.   Kacey graduated with her interpreting degree from Cincinnati State in 2000 and was hired at Cincinnati Public Schools as an educational interpreter.  In 2008, Kacey switched to medical interpreting and now contracts with several local hospitals.  She specializes in working with Deaf children in therapy and autistic children learning sign language to communicate. Since she graduated, Kacey has been involved with the Saint Mary’s Alumnae club in Cincinnati, serving as president from 2008-2012.  Kacey’s daughter, Emily, graduated from Saint Mary’s in 2012.  Kacey and her husband, Mike, served on the SMC Parent’s Board from 2010-2012. Kacey is also very involved with the Cincinnati Women’s Club, a philanthropic and educational organization dedicated to the advancement of women.

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Katie Vincer Sears '03
Columbus, OH

Katie Vincer Sears graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 2003 with a major in English Literature. While at Saint Mary’s College, Katie was a member of the Track Team, Dance Team, Journalist for The Observer, and served as president of Holy Cross Hall. While attending Saint Mary’s College, Katie spent two summers at University of Wyoming performing chemistry research, which was published in The Journal of Organic Chemistry. Katie was recipient of Saint Mary’s Chemistry Department Student Worker Award in 2003. Following graduation, Katie earned her Doctor of Dental Studies from The Ohio State University. As a dentist, Katie owns two dental practices, Confident Expressions and Maysville Dental. Katie is a speaker for Colgate and Convergent Dental. Katie provides dental education to local schools, after-school programs and daycares and participates in dental charities such as Dental Options and Give Kids a Smile. Katie is active in the Columbus Alumnae Club, and served as its President for 4 years. While President, the Columbus Alumnae Club received the Alumnae Club of the Year Award. Katie led the 614 Campaign, which raised money for the Club’s Scholarship Endowment, and currently chairs the Spring Brunch. Katie resides in Columbus, Ohio with her husband, Scott, and their two toddlers, Scotty and Stella. 

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Alyssa Vinluan '13
Valparaiso, IN

Alyssa Vinluan graduated magna cum laude from Saint Mary's College in 2013 with a degree in Spanish. She earned her Master's degree in Nonprofit Management from Indiana University in 2017. While at Saint Mary's, Alyssa served as the Student Trustee on the College's Board of Trustees and as Vice President for Saint Mary's College Dance Marathon (SMCDM), an organization that raises funds for Riley Hospital in Indianapolis. After graduating, she worked as an Admission Counselor for the College and recruited students from Chicago, Northwest Indiana, and Arizona. In 2014, Riley Children's Foundation offered her a fundraising position because of her leadership experience with SMCDM. As a Dance Marathon Coordinator, Alyssa drove the fundraising strategies of 25 high school and university Dance Marathon programs across Indiana that raise funds and awareness for Riley Hospital. While living in Indianapolis, Alyssa served as the Membership Chair for the Indianapolis Alumnae Club. She loved collaborating with other dedicated alumnae to help plan events, and the Club received the Alumnae Club of the Year Award in 2016. After three years of working for Riley Children's Foundation, Alyssa decided to quit the job she loved to pursue another passion of hers: travel. In October 2016, Alyssa took off on a yearlong, solo backpacking journey across Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia. She credits her Saint Mary's education and her study abroad experience in Spain for providing her with the confidence and courage to pursue her lifelong travel dream. When she returns to the U.S. in fall 2017, she plans to continue her career in nonprofit fundraising. She is thrilled and humbled to give back to Saint Mary's by serving on the Alumnae Association Board of Directors. 

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Kelly Walsh '01
Chicago, IL

Kelly earned a bachelor’s degree in statistics and actuarial mathematics at Saint Mary’s College and a master’s in business administration from the University of Notre Dame. Walsh has been with CNA Insurance her entire career. She started in the corporate headquarters in Chicago before moving to Philadelphia in 2010,Baltimore in 2012, and back to Chicago in 2015. In her 16 years with the company, Walsh has held various positions in both the actuarial and underwriting departments. She is currently the Vice President of Branch Services for the Commercial Insurance Division. Walsh has been an active member of the alumnae clubs where she has lived, including with the Chicago East Alumnae Club where she chaired events that included a student sendoff and a fundraiser for the club’s endowed scholarship. In 2006 the Saint Mary’s College Alumnae Association recognized her with the Outstanding Young Alumna Award. Walsh has served on the Alumnae Association Board of Directors since 2012. She was elected president in the spring of 2014 and in that position she served on the Board of Trustees through 2016. Walsh resides in Chicago, Illinois.

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