Getting involved in a chapter

The West Virginia University Alumni Association has more than 100 chapters and constituent groups located in 29 states plus the District of Columbia to help keep alumni and friends engaged and involved in the life of WVU. Music City Chapter

The Alumni Association provides quality programs and services to alumni members and acts as a resource for extending the University’s presence worldwide. Our chapters are a big part of our outreach programs and initiatives. Chapters help to foster a sense of community – both on and off campus – by cultivating lasting relationships and enriching positive support and loyalty to West Virginia University.

Each and every chapter strives to incorporate five major principles into their organization:

Select from the chapter list below to find out more information about your local chapter. In addition to our chapter presence, we also have our Mountaineer Ambassador program and various constituent groups

Arizona

Arizona
Ian Hover
8240 West Cactus Rd
Peoria, AZ 85381
IanWVU@gmail.com


California

Greater L.A.
Sean Mulligan
6508 Orange St.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
304-747-8576
smulligan2@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/155075831188187/

San Diego
Alan Hamrick
501 W. Broadway, Plaza A
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 322-3321 cell
(619) 235-7935 fax
alan@alanhamrick.com


Colorado

Rocky Mountain
Michael Elkins
10828 Valleybrook Circle
Littleton, CO 80122
melkinsco@msn.com
(303) 773-9227
(303) 246-7847
www.wvucolorado.com

Bill Gray
4612 W 99th Place
Westminster, CO 80031
wrgrayjr69@gmail.com
303-658-0211 (H)
303-888-8905 (Cell)
www.wvucolorado.com


Connecticut

Connecticut
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


Delaware

Delaware
Jon Hickey
jrheer@me.com
http://www.wvudelaware.org


District of Columbia

National Capital Area
Darren Feeley
6319 Hillsborough Dr.
Falls Church, VA 22044
(703) 786-6403
darrenfeeley@aol.com
http://www.wvualumni.org


Florida

Central Florida
Joe Abel
2215 Earleaf Ct.
Longwood, FL 32779
407-920-4760
jabel12@cfl.rr.com
http://www.wvualumniofcentralflorida.com

Melbourne
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Northeast Florida (Jacksonville, Saint Augustine & Fernandina)
Kathy Merrill
140 Ashton Oaks Drive
Saint Augustine, FL 32092
904-614-1488
Find us on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1175059299186347/

South FL Mountaineers
Andrew Von Gustedt
4560 Amherst Circle, No. 106
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
561-635-5151
avongustedt@comcast.net

Southwest Florida Chapter
Steve Plummer
President
P.O. Box 380393
Murdock, Fl. 33938
941-698-4653 (Cell)
steve@FlaGolfProperties.com
www.wvuswflalumni.org

Tampa Bay
Jeff Fenske
12003 Middlebury Dr.
Tampa, FL 33626
(813) 601-5837
jeffreywvu@hotmail.com
http://www.wvutampabay.com

West Coast Florida
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


Georgia

Peach State
Bill Toothman
3510 Stone Cliff Way
Woodstock, GA 30189
(770) 928-8614
atleer@comcast.net
http://www.wvupeach.com


Illinois

Chicago Metro
To contact the chapter, e-mail WVUChicagoMetro@gmail.com
(630) 466-5017
(630) 207-9499 (cell)


Indiana

Central Indiana
Erika Bonnett
2252 Sagamore Parkway, W
West Layfayette, IN 47906
ebonnett@purdue.edu


Kentucky

Bluegrass Chapter
Chris Green
Louisville, KY
tophergreen@hotmail.com

Central Kentucky Chapter
Tonya King
410 Lanarkshire Place
Lexington KY 40509
859-619-6628
wvkings@insightbb.com


Louisiana

Gulf Coast Chapter
Melodie Robinson
melrob554@aol.com


Maryland

Baltimore
Matt Reilly
232 S. Bouldin St.
Baltimore, MD 21224
BaltimoreWVU@gmail.com
http://www.wvubaltimorealumni.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/64111238078/

Frederick
Patrick Barber
Frederick, Maryland 21701
240.575.5795
patrickvbarber@yahoo.com
http://wvufrederickalumni.org/

National Capital Area
Darren Feeley
http://www.wvualumni.org


Massachusetts

New England
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


Michigan

Detroit
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter..


Minnesota

Minnesota
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


Missouri

Gateway Chapter
Jana Shepard
3762 Monticello Plaza
St. Charles, MO 63304
(314) 704-9645
wvugateway@gmail.com

Kansas City
Paul Erdner
Kansas City, MO 64114
913-226-5682 cell
perdner@balancepointkc.com


Nevada

Southern Nevada Mountaineers
Ryan Dunn
5225 W. Reno Ave. #129
Las Vegas, NV 89118
304-685-5145
eersalum1997@yahoo.com
http://www.nvmountaineers.org


New Jersey

Garden State Chapter
Tom Stack
381 Skyline Lakes Drive
Ringwood, NJ 07456
717.575.5490
gardenstatewvu@gmail.com
Join us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=126868954449

Jersey Shore
Brian Baldasare
732-449-4818
Rt34brian@aol.com
Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Jersey-Shore-WVU-Alumni/169042949853642
http://www.jerseyshorewvualumni.com/index.html

NY/NJ Metro
Liam Gilroy
PO Box 2634
New York, NY 10009
917-676-0785
wvunynjalumni@hotmail.com
liamgil@hotmail.com
http://www.wvunynjalumni.org

Southern NJ
Ed McMahon
email: president@wvusnjalumni.org
twitter: @WvuSnjAlumni
Website: http://www.wvusnjalumni.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/321971081278648/


New York

NY/NJ Metro
Liam Gilroy
PO Box 2634
New York, NY 10009
917-676-0785
wvunynjalumni@hotmail.com
liamgil@hotmail.com
http://www.wvunynjalumni.org

Western/Central NY
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


North Carolina

Cape Fear Mountaineers
Ashley Garner
1904 Eastwood Rd.
Suite 38
Wilmington, NC 28403
(901) 409-0861
Ashley@intercoastalreality.com

Charlotte
Michael Petruski
2330 Bonnie Butler Way
Charlotte, NC 28270
(704) 577-5230
wvumike942@gmail.com
mpetruski@greatamerican.com
http://www.wvucharlotte.com

Piedmont Triad
Brian Lehman
2315 Leeds Lane
High Point, NC 27265
blwvu@yahoo.com

RTP (Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill)
WVU Alumni Assoc., RTP Chapter
4205 Pittsford Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
lmccrory@nc.rr.com
http://www.wvu-rtp.com


Ohio

Central Ohio
Barbara Braun Charles
bjc91075@gmail.com

Cincinnati/Dayton
Jason Smith
891 Hicks Blvd.
Fairfield, OH 45014
jsmithwvu@gmail.com
http://www.midwestmountaineer.com

Hall of Fame
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

North Coast Cleveland
James J. Roop
President
3800 Terminal Tower
50 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44113-2202
(216) 902-3800
JRoop@roopco.com
http://www.wvu-ncc.com/index.html


Oregon

Portland Oregon Chapter
Jeremy Slaughter
6543 N Interstate Ave.
Portland, OR 97271
JeremySlaughter@gmail.com
E-mail: oregonwvualum@gmail.com
503.236.6706


Pennsylvania

Central PA
Tom Bold
109 N 34th Street
Camp Hill, PA 17011
tombold@alum.wvu.edu
tombold29@gmail.com
http://www.centralpamountaineers.org/

Eastern PA
Daniel Dolphin
4755 Kathi Dr.
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 868-7107 H
(484) 232-4414 W
dandolphinwvu75@hotmail.com
ddolphin@buckeye.com

Greater Pittsburgh
Bryan Bond
bryan.bond@gmail.com
Http://www.wvu-eers.org/bootstrap

Laurel Highlands
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Liberty Bell
Dan Smith
president@wvulibertybell.com
danielasmith@comcast.net
Facebook: WVU Alumni Liberty Bell Chapter
http://www.wvulibertybell.com

Uniontown
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


South Carolina

Grand Strand Chapter
Barrett Slaughter
(843) 267-1915
baslaught@hotmail.com

Low Country
Sara A. Roth
156 Gordon Street
Charleston SC 29403
lowcountryeers@yahoo.com
http://www.lowcountryeers.com

PeeDee Chapter
Erik Shoemaker
efshoemaker@gmail.com
www.peedeemountaineers.com

Palmetto SC (Beaufort and Jasper Co)
Eric Magnin
251 Fort Howell Drive
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
e.magnin@yahoo.com

PeeDee Chapter
Erik Shoemaker
efshoemaker@gmail.com
www.peedeemountaineers.com

Upstate SC Chapter
Alicia Thompson
416 Hedgerow Dr.
Greenville, SC 29607
WVUUpstateSC@gmail.com
http://www.facebook.com/groups/WVUUpstateSC/


Tennessee

Music City Chapter
Jacquelyn Wiethe
238 Glenstone Circle
Brentwood, TN 37027
(615) 491-4039 (cell)
email: jacquelyn07@aol.com
http://www.wvumusiccityalumni.com/

Smoky Mountain Chapter
Tony Angelelli
12441 Early Rd.
Knoxville, TN
865-216-8087
tonyangelelli@tds.net


Texas

DFW Mountaineers – Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter
Doc Walker
PO Box 540742
Grand Prairie, TX 75054
817.822.5210 (cell)
info@dfwmountaineers.org
http://www.dfwmountaineers.org/
https://www.facebook.com/dfwmountaineers

Hill Country Mountaineers
Joe Mock
Austin, TX 78704
JoeWVU@earthlink.net
http://www.hillcountrymountaineers.org

Lone Star (Houston)
Heather & Chris Dishman
Houston, TX 77054
heather.dishman@wvulonestarchapter.org
chris.dishman@wvulonestarchapter.org
http://www.wvulonestarchapter.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/WVUAlumniLoneStarChapterHouston/


Utah

Salt Lake
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.


Virginia

Greater Albemarle Chapter
Amanda Loveless
256 Spring Oaks Lane
Ruckersville, VA 22968
(304) 545-1915
greateralbemarlewvuaa@gmail.com
Follow us on Twitter: @gawvuaa
Join us on Facebook!

WVU Blue Ridge Mountaineer Club – Roanoke Chapter
Mike Chapman
P.O. Box 13774
Roanoke, VA 24037-3774
(540) 772-7708 H
(877) 320-6801 W
Mchap1rke@aol.com
http://www.wvubrmc.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/WVUBRMC/

WVU Blue Ridge Mountaineer Club – Lynchburg Chapter
Adam N. Lee
14661 Leesville Road
Evington, VA 24550-4019
(434) 238-6665 C
Greenflag21@hotmail.com
http://www.wvubrmc.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/WVUBRMC/

Central Virginia
Anny Irons
anny.irons@gmail.com
cvcwvuaa@gmail.com
http://www.cvcwvuaa.org

Mountain Valley – Harrisonburg
If you are interested in volunteering with the chapter, please contact Gregg Cave.
gregg.cave@mail.wvu.edu

National Capital Area
Darren Feeley
http://www.wvualumni.org

Shenandoah Valley
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Tidewater
Chapter Contact:
Mark Mosser, President
mark.mosser@gmail.com
or
Lynne Helmick, Membership/Communications Director
wvutidewaterva@gmail.com


Washington

Seattle
Jonathan Rundle
Seattle, WA
206 658 3707
jerundle@gmail.com
http://www.skiilight.com/wvu-seattle-alumni/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wvuseattle


West Virginia

Boone
Charles Piccirillo
PO Box 38
Madison, WV 25130
304-369-0511
cpiccirillo@shafferlaw.net
http://www.wvuboonealumni.com

Cabell/Huntington
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.



Eastern Panhandle
Ian Gingold
Ranson, WV
(304) 724-9155 (work)
Ian.Gingold@cityholding.com
http://www.epwvualumni.com/

Greater Kanawha Area
Steve Hastings
776 Lower Donnally Rd.
Charleston, WV 25304
(304) 881-3540
seh6977@gmail.com

Greater Wyoming
Gerald Hayden
113 Crescent Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 254-2260
geraldturk@aol.com

Greenbrier
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Hancock-Brooke
John Olachuk
136 Estes Ave.
Weirton, WV 26062
(304) 723-0314

Harrison
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Highlands – Randolph/Pocahontas/Tucker
Penny Friddle
119 Mountain View Drive
Elkins, WV 26241
(304) 636-6377

Logan
Please contact Gregg Cave if you are interested in volunteering to starting a chapter.
gregg.cave@mail.wvu.edu

Marion
Jeannie Brenneman
Rt. 8 Box 138
Fairmont WV 26554
(304) 366-7431
swrunner@hotmail.com

Mason & Gallia, OH
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Mercer
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

New River Mountaineers (Raleigh & Fayette)
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Nicholas
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Ohio Valley
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Pleasants
Richard Gerber
314 Barkwill St.
St. Marys, WV 26170
(304) 684-2204 (w)
wvgerb@hotmail.com

Potomac Valley
John Haines, President
1355 Cornell St.
Keyser, WV 26726
(304) 788-0367

Putnam
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Roane
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

Summers
OPEN
Contact Kevin Berry if you are interested in leading a chapter.

University
Derek Bonner
universitychapter@gmail.com
www.universitychapterwvu.org
https://www.facebook.com/UniversityChapterWVU

Wood County
Scot Swartz
700 Market Sq.
Parkersburg WV 26102
304-424-9842
scot.swartz@highmark.com

International Chapters

Shanghai, China
Officers:
Ms. Tang, Liming, President of WVU Alumni Association, Shanghai Chapter
Email: tangliming926@hotmail.com
Mr. Lu, Fangzhou, Secretary-general of WVU Alumni Association, Shanghai Chapter
Email: Fzlu@hotmail.com
Mr. Song, weihua, Deputy Secretary-General of WVU Alumni Association, Shanghai Chapter
Email: swhzj@aliyun.com
Phone: 86 21 33833158
Mobile: +86 13916029481



Tokyo, Japan
+Officers:
Atsuhiko Nishi, President a1-nishi@nri.co.jp)
Akiko Kanno, Vice-President & Secretary (akanno@jp.estee.com)
Ken Crockett, Vice-President (Ken.Crockett@gardien.com)
Takeyoshi Yoshikura, Vice-President (takeyoshi.yoshikura@lwc.co.jp)
Ryoko Tokinaga, Vice-President Communications (longtime@nifty.com)


Malaysia
Officers:
President, Azman Shah Dato D’Aziz, Azman@pdcmsb.com
Vice-President & Secretary, Rozina Abdullah, rozina_abdullah@yahoo.com
Vice-President, Putri Juneita Johari, putri.juneita@kenbridge.com.my
Vice-President, Khamarul Baharain, Khamarul22@yahoo.com
Vice-President, Ahmayuddin bin Ahmad , ayuddin2000@yahoo.com.my



Taiwan
President: Chi-Yuan “Ken” Tseng
2F, No. 112, Sec. 4, Zhongxiao E. Rd., Da’an Dist.
Taipei City, Taiwan
Phone: 02-2752-9299
tcyk16@gmail.com