The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Alumni Association, an independent not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization, is made up of nearly 3,400 dues paying members and overseen by a volunteer board of directors comprised of UW-Platteville alumni.

Benefits

  • Receive the Alumni Today magazine.
  • Access UW-Platteville Career and Professional Development Office Pioneer Career Network.
  • Enjoy discounts on alumni events.
  • Receive student price at the Performing Art Series.
  • Receive a discounted rate of $37.95/month and 50% off the registration fee at Snap Fitness 24/7 in Platteville.
  • Save more than $11/admission to Noah's Ark in Wisconsin Dells.

Membership support

  • Student scholarships
  • Activities on and off campus, including homecoming
  • Award programs
  • Activities for students and staff
  • Alumni career services
  • College alumni chapters, including BILSA, EMS, LAE, and Center for Distance Learning.
  • Regional alumni networks

Membership

Mission

  1. Provide a bond between UW-Platteville and its alumni by sustaining, maintaining, renewing and creating friendships and relationships.
  2. Promote and support the mission of UW-Platteville.
  3. Promote image the image of UW-Platteville to current and prospective students, faculty/staff and general public.
  4. Assist with the formation of and/or promotion of constituent alumni chapters and alumni connections.

Goals

  1. Be your connection to UW-Platteville.
  2. Provide benefits to UW-Platteville Alumni.
  3. Organize alumni activities including Homecoming, alumni reunions, and chapter events.
  4. Raise funds for scholarships and special campus initiatives.
  5. Award and honor exceptional alumni.
  6. Provide mentoring opportunities.
  7. Recruit students.
  8. Be a partner to UW-Platteville.

Aaron Athas
Graduation year: 2010
Major: Music Education

Bob Berglin
Graduation year: 2002
Major: Business Administration

Logan Brincks
Graduation year: 2017
Major: Software Engineering

Andrew Brunner
Graduation year: 2010
Major: Communications Tech

Terry Busch
Graduation year: 1994
Major: Business Administration

Jen Davie
BILSA Liaison
Graduation year: 2006
Major: Business Administration

Natasha Evans
Treasurer
Graduation year: 2016
Major: Business Administration

Lauren Ganzer
Graduation year: 2014
Major: Business Administration

Tony Hanfelda
Graduation year: 1998
Major: Biology

Amy Bell Kwallek
Graduation year: 2010
Major: Communication Technology

Brian Laufenberg
Graduation year: 1997
Major: Civil Engineering

Stan Leedle
Graduation year: 1978
Major: Ag Business

Brad Mootz
Graduation year: 2001
Major: Civil Engineering and Business Administration

Sherri Pirie Harmon
Distance Learning liaison
Graduation years: 1981 and 1985
Major: Criminal Justice and Business Administration

Thomas Shoaf
Graduation year: 2009
Major: Industrial Technology Management

Alexa Sieling
Graduation year: 2016
Major: Industrial Engineering

Daniel Smith
President
Graduation year: 2012
Major: Soil and Crops and Ag Business

David Smutzler
Graduation year: 1991
Major: Criminal Justice

Heather Squire
Graduation year: 2015
Major: Business Administration

Rachael Staab
Vice president
Graduation Year: 2006
Major: Chemistry and German

Tristan Tolle
Graduation year: 2005
Major: Music

Dan Wargolet
Graduation year: 2000
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Samantha Way
Graduation year: 2016
Major: Media Studies

Shilo Wilkinson
Graduation year: 2016
Major: Project Management

Kimberly Zeitler
Secretary
Graduation year: 2012
Major: Business Administration

Several groups within UW-Platteville have organized constituent chapters. They sponsor events, publish newsletters, and provide scholarship and programming support to their specific interest area.