Celebrating Gettysburg's Volunteers

I Charles Widger '67

I. Charles Widger '67

Widger has worked to strengthen alumni connections to the College and helped bring the Unfinished Work Campaign to its successful conclusion by serving on several key committees. He served on the Commission on the Future and on the Board of Trustees, leading the Endowment Committee and serving as chair of the Board.  Read More

Suzanne Hermann Williams ‘62

Suzanne Hermann Williams ‘62

Williams’ list of service and volunteer activities is extensive and many of her community interests dovetail with her College associations, including the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee, Gettysburg Festival, and Project Gettysburg León. As a class agent and Cupola Society Development Committee volunteer, she helps generate enthusiasm and inspires those around her. That is especially true this year, as she is co-chair of her 50th Reunion.  Read More

Meredith Bowne Bove '97

Meredith Bowne Bove '97

Meredith has served as a lead facilitator for the Alumni Mentor Retreat for seven years and offers students support as part of Gettysburg Career Connections. She is a member of the board of advisers of the Garthwait Leadership Center and a mentor to young alumni in the Young Alumni Leadership Program.  Read More

Carolyn Holmes Lee '97

Carolyn Holmes Lee '97

Carolyn has never hesitated to step forward when asked to serve as an alumni class officer, class correspondent, reunion or homecoming volunteer, or member of the Young Alumni Committee. And as a member of the Orange & Blue Advisory Council she shows her allegiance to College athletics and works to keep the program strong for current and future Bullets.  Read More

Maj. Gen. William Matz

Maj. Gen. William M. Matz Jr. '61

An extraordinarily dedicated volunteer for Gettysburg College, Matz has served on the Board of Fellows, the Commission on the Future, several reunion committees, and regional planning and leadership groups.   Read More

Lorna J. Rice

Lorna J. Rice '81

Rice has been part of the Baltimore planning committee and the Gettysburg Alumni Information Network, made countless phonathon calls for annual giving, led reunion committee efforts, and served on the Cupola Society Executive Committee.   Read More

Ann Felter '96

Ann Felter '96

Felter provides externship and job shadowing experiences to students through Gettysburg Career Connections, volunteers with K.A.R.E. (Key Alumni Resource Effort), and is class correspondent.  Read More

Dawn (Leidich) Hopke '96

Dawn (Leidich) Hopke '96

Hopke has served her graduating class on homecoming and reunion committees and as class agent. As vice-chair of the Committee for Young Alumni, she helped lay the foundation for "BOLD," Burgians of the Last Decade.   Read More

Bruce and Sherrin Baky '65

Bruce Alan Baky and Sherrin (Hilburt) Baky '65

Bruce served on the College's Board of Fellows, Commission on the Future, Unfinished Work campaign national steering committee, Gettysburg Connections, and Philadelphia Leadership Group. Sherrin served on the Board of Fellows, Commission on the Future, Alumni Board, and on the founding oversight board of the College's Sunderman Conservatory of Music.  Read More

Cheryl (Walker) Davis '75

Davis served on the College's Board of Fellows and Commission on the Future and has helped to shape mentoring programs through Gettysburg Career Connections, Bright Lights Big City, and the Alumni Mentor Retreat. She earned the Harrisburg Alumni Club Service Award and Women of Distinction honor and was instrumental in establishing the College's chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho.   Read More

C. Brett Montich

C. Brett Montich '00

Montich is president of the Philadelphia Alumni Club and serves on the Philadelphia Planning Committee, as class agent, on reunion committees, and as a career mentor to Gettysburg College students.   Read More


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