Alumni Board

The Mount Mercy Alumni Association is organized to promote the welfare and continued development of Mount Mercy, by perpetuating the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, maintaining a spirit of fellowship and genuine regard among its members, instilling a sense of responsibility for the continued success of the college. The full Alumni Board meets twice per year. Members are elected to three-year terms and serve on one of four committees: admission, career development, development or social activities.

PRESIDENT

Marcel Kielkucki '02
Director, High School Completion Programs
Kirkwood Community College
Cedar Rapids, IA

VICE PRESIDENT

Tony Dickinson '02
Vice President, Marketing Manager: Great Plains
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Des Moines, IA

SECRETARY

 
Kathy Ebel Harriott '87
Manger Customer Satisfaction
Alliant Energy
Cedar Rapids, IA

 

PAST PRESIDENT

Tricia Hoffman-Simanek '98
Attorney and Senior Vice-President
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.
Cedar Rapids, IA

2014 - 2015 MEMBERS

Connie Keegan Brace '71
Laboratory Manager
Weland Clinical Laboratories, P.C.
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Greg Buelow '95
Public Safety, Communications Coordinator
City of Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids, IA
 

Patty Barnes '79 '11
Manager, Financial Reporting
Unity Point Health - St. Luke's Hospital
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Mary Corkery '78
Director of Career Services
ITT Technical Institute
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Peg Bruns Detweiler '92
Accountant Auditor
Wertz & Dake, PC
Marion, IA
 
Brian Draeger '88
Adjunct Faculty
Mount Mercy University
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Brooke Murphy Fitzgerald '03
Owner, Top Chickadee
The Early Bird Coffee Cafe
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Bob Hackney '81
 Realtor, Vice President
Skogman Realty
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
April Hageman '08
Marketing Manager
Altorfer, Inc.
Hiawatha, IA
 
Mark Hennessey '88
Senior Recruiter
ACT
Iowa City, IA
 
Mark Huber '88
Director - Distributor Development
Kellogg Specialty Channels
Elmhurst, IL
 
Karen Woodhouse Jahlas '84
Vice President, Mortgage Originator
Bankers Trust Company
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Sara Kendall '90
Registered Nurse, Supervisor Assistant
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Iowa City, IA
 
Tammy Clemenson Koolbeck '86
Vice President of Venue Services
VenuWorks
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Kellie Lala '89
Senior Account Manager
KZIA Z102.9 FM and HD
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Karen Belsley Moore '90
End of Term Accounting Specialist
GE Capital
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Susan O'Conner-Von '76
Associate Professor of Nursing
University of Minnesota
Saint Paul, MN
 
Connie Richardson '81
Executive Director
St. Paul's UMC Foundation
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Debra Hearst Roberts '82
Volunteer
Hampton, IA
 
Mary Daehn Shaull '86
Supervisor, Premium Services Department
Modern Woodmen of America
Rock Island, IL
 
Mike Wehr '03 
Vice President of Sales
Raining Rose, Inc.
Cedar Rapids, IA