Alumni Association

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The Kettering/GMI Alumni Association unites and furthers the interests of alumni by fostering and assisting in the realization of the ideals of the university in order to stimulate and encourage loyalty towards the institution, provide financial assistance for educational programs, serve as a sounding board for University leadership and supporting appropriate university-sponsored alumni activities.


As a Kettering/GMI alumni, you are automatically a member of the Kettering/GMI Alumni Association. To get involved, email your area interests to alumni@kettering.edu and we will connect you with the appropriate Alumni Board member.

Board of Directors

  • ʰԳ– Joe Lemieux ‘85 
  • Vice President – Lorenzo Jones ‘89 
  • Secretary – Bruce Sing ‘79 
  • Treasurer – Heather Kelly '12 
  • Alumni Awards Committee Chair - Heidi Beechie ‘91‌
  • Fundraising Committee Chair - Mike Berezny ‘11
  • Alumni Involvement and Events Committee Chair - Jayneel Gajjar ‘17
  • Student Recruitment Committee Chair - TBD
  • Discounts and Benefits Committee Chair - Margaret Brooks ‘84
  • Social Media and Communications Committee Chair - Sandy Dietrich ‘87
  • Board Member - Brian Beechie ‘91
  • Board Member - Erin Beemer '03
  • Board Member - Tyler Finnegan '12
  • Board Member - Eric Guiterrez '08, M '16, M '19
  • Board Member - Chadwin Hanna '17
  • Board Member - Yusuf Hasan ‘07
  • Board Member - Christina Knowles '07
  • Board Member - Tracy O'Brien '89
  • Board Member - Kemoy Smith ‘12 & ‘13
  • Board Member - Ashley Switalski ‘18
  • Board Member - Hemanth Tadepalli '23
  • Board Member - Steve Wessels '04

What We Do

Discounts and Benefits

The Kettering/GMI Alumni Association is proud to partner with companies in order to provide the best possible perks and discounts to all alumni.


The Alumni Association hosts a variety of events throughout the year.

FIRST Sponsorship

The Alumni Association believes in the power of FIRST Robotics. Your gift will give an aspiring team additional resources they need to build and compete during the FIRST season.