National Alumni Board

Saint Martin’s National Alumni Board (NAB) is an independent body of volunteers serving as an advisory board to the Office of Alumni Relations and promoting the mission of the University. The Saint Martin’s National Alumni Board is an advisory leadership group whose mission is to foster lifelong relationships between the University and its alumni. The NAB supports the staff of the Office of Alumni Relations in a collaborative effort to strengthen outreach to the alumni community and promote the University’s strategic initiatives.

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National Alumni Board

Interested in serving as an alumni leader on the NAB? Or would you like to nominate a fellow Saint to the board or start a regional chapter? Email us at


Bernie Determan-Griffin ’82
Art Fillazar ’73
James Hammond ’93
Nic Lind ’02
LTC Rebecca Oldham ’92
Paul Roush ’98
Derek Schlaht ’16, MBA’17
Dr. Atilla Talaber HS’74, ’78
Pete Zahn ’95

Diane Acuff-Weston '86 – Chair
Christopher Thomsen '80 – Chair Elect
EJ Juarez '08 – Vice Chair
Jim Vosper '68 – Secretary
Richard “Dick” Roney ’64 – Member at Large
Barb Hiatt ’78 – Past Chair

Fr. Kilian Malvey, O.S.B. HS’55, ’64 – Chaplain
Shad Hanselman – Vice President of Institutional Advancement
Ann Adams – Associate Dean of Students, Director of Career Development
Jamie Diedrich – Alumni Engagement Manager
Roger Dover – Student representative

Regional chapters

Saint Martin’s alumni live and work all around the world. Through regional chapters, you can connect with other Saint Martin’s graduates, make new friends, attend events, grow your professional network and stay connected with your alma mater.

Our chapters do not charge membership fees, so if you live in or near one of the regions below, you are automatically a member.

The Office of Alumni Relations aims to establish geographic and affinity-based chapters worldwide to empower the alumni community. If you would like more information on how to start a chapter in your region, please review the Alumni Chapter Handbook, contact the office at (360) 438-4576 or send an email to

Barb Hiatt '78
Nic Lind '02

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Pete Zahn '95
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Oahu contact: Tommy Ai '72, Hui Chair
Maui contact: Art Fillazar '73, Hui Chair



Office of Institutional Advancement

The mission of the Office of Institutional Advancement is to promote Saint Martin’s University’s cause among its alumni, parents and friends; raise funds in support of Saint Martin’s University’s Benedictine educational mission and its priorities; and build strong relationships between Saint Martin’s and its various constituencies.