Alumni Leadership

The Kirkwood Alumni Leadership Council is a collective representation of Kirkwood alumni and prominent community leaders, who will guide and assist in the implementation, planning, and service of the KCC alumni program. Current members are listed below.


Our Mission

Our Mission as the Kirkwood Community College Alumni Leadership Council is to bridge together the past, present, and future alumni and students, and to form meaningful and lasting connections to Kirkwood and to one another.

Current Members



Melanie Abu-Nameh ‘01

Feedwell Kitchen & Bakery

Elizabeth Buch '18

City of Cedar Rapids

Jacki Delaney '09

Kirkwood Community College

Jeff Driscoll '86, '92

Balance Group

Holly Feldmann '11

Kirkwood Community College

Shawn Gallagher (Past Chair) '86

The Waldinger Corporation

Teri Gibson '80

TrueNorth Companies

Carissa Johnson (Chair) '10

Boujee Picnic/Events and Marketing Consultant

Nathan Johnson '12


Shelby Kobliska '13

American Heart Association

Tina Kubovec '16

UnityPoint Health

Pete Larson '69


Kristin McVay '05

UnityPoint Health

Mike Parenteau '94

Pipe Pro, Inc

Jason Pasker '01

Ohnward Bank & Trust

Andy Petersen '03


Raphael Robertson '04

Robertson Marketing & Branding

Nancy Roth '85

Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust

Tim Ruth '77, '93

McCreedy-Ruth Construction LLC

Rick Seger '80

Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust

Brian Stoll '18

Illuminate Digital

Kasi Tenborg (Chair-Elect) '06

The Hotel at Kirkwood Center

Don Tyne '76

Retired, Linn County Veterans Affairs

Ashlee Vander Hoek '08

U.S. Bank

Carissa Votroubek '07

Scooter's Coffee

Kayla Waller '07

CityVet Companies

Are you interested in getting more involved on the Alumni Leadership Council? Contact us!

Kirkwood Alumni & Friends

6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW

Cedar Rapids, IA 52404