There are many ways to show your Missouri Western pride by getting involved in an alumni committee. If you would like to join a committee, please email the Alumni Office.

The Executive Committee is comprised of the officers of the Alumni Association. The main duties of the Executive Committee are as follows:

  • Oversee all committees
  • Be responsible for board development
  • Establish the calendar of regular board meetings each year
  • Assist the Division of University Advancement with support and promotion of giving and scholarship opportunities
  • Assist the President and the Director of Alumni Services in planning and administering the business of the Association, review of by-laws and standing rules to determine if an ad hoc committee needs to be appointed for further action
  • Propose to the Alumni Association Board of Directors, yearly goals based on the Alumni Association’s strategic plan
  • Appoint appropriate ad hoc committees and committee chairs each year based on initiatives found in the Alumni Association’s strategic plan.

Estimated Time Commitment

10-15 hours per month depending on the activity or initiative

Alumni Chapters and Networks:

Athletics Committee

Black Alumni Network

Development Committee

Future Griffs Committee

Greek Life Committee

Recruitment Committee

Retention/Homecoming Committee


Each committee will recruit volunteers to work on an event or initiative. Examples of volunteer opportunities are as follows:

  • Contact – Volunteers will invite other alumni to attend via phone call, e-mail, or social media. We encourage all volunteers to post on their personal social media accounts that they plan to attend an event
  • Hospitality – Volunteers will set up, take down and/or serve as registration table hosts during an event (registration table hosts are normally done in shifts so that everyone can enjoy the event)
  • Event photographer – Volunteers will take candid photos during event and post and tag to social media
  • Follow up – Volunteers will call attendees and thank them for attending the event

Estimated Time Commitment

2-5 hours per month depending on the activity or initiative