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Development & Alumni Relations Staff

Stephen Bates
Stephen G. Bates

Senior Director of Development
and Alumni Relations
Mary Mertz-Smith
Mary C. Mertz-Smith

Assistant Director for Alumni Relations
Nicole Proctor
Nicole Proctor

Associate Director of Development
Jeremy Wittrock
Jeremy Wittrock

Associate Director of Development
Jennifer Jennings
Jennifer Jennings
Associate Director of Corporations
and Foundations
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Katrina Dodson
Office Assistant

Additional Contact Information:

Engineering Building
428 S. Shaw Lane, Room Number 3536
East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1226
Phone: 517-355-8339
Fax: 517-353-9405

If you have any questions or comments and are not sure whom to contact, please email and we will be sure your message gets to the appropriate person.


College of Engineering
Dr. Leo Kempel, Dean

Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering
Dr. Ajit Srivastava, Chairperson

Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Dr. Martin Hawley, Chairperson

Civil Engineering
Dr. Thomas F. Wolff, Interim Chairperson

Computer Science and Engineering
Dr. Matt Mutka, Chairperson

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dr. Timothy Grotjohn, Chairperson

Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Alejandro Diaz, Chairperson

Dr. John Verboncoeur, Associate Dean for Research

Graduate Studies
Dr. Manoochehr Koochesfahani, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Faculty Development

Undergraduate Student Affairs
Dr. Neeraj Buch, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies


Visit the Alumni Board Members page to get a full listing of the board. If you have any questions or comments regarding the College of Engineering Alumni Association Board, or how you can get involved or reconnect with the college, contact Kaleigh Jaeger-Hale, assistant director for alumni relations, at or (517) 355-8339.

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