Northeastern Indiana Alumni Chapter


The goal of the Ball State University Alumni Chapter of Northeastern Indiana is to promote through cooperation with the Alumni Association of Ball State University the advancement of the interests of Ball State University, closer fellowship among alumni who reside in Northeastern Indiana, to aid in the recruitment of outstanding students for Ball State, and generally to achieve a better informed alumni and to increase the stature of Ball State University in Northeastern Indiana.

Board of Governors

  • Michael M. McMillen, ’67, President
  • Jacqueline A. Downey, ’87, Vice President
  • Julie Stroh, Associate Vice President of Alumni Programs / President, Ball State University Alumni Association 
  • Donna L. Doerffler, '88
  • Jacqueline A. Downey, '87
  • Charles E. Green, '72 MA, '75 EdD '82
  • Elizabeth M. “Mo” Hire, ’92 MA ’10
  • Russell C. Hire, ’88
  • Sarah C. Janssen, '11
  • Jo Ann Johnston, '85 MA '88
  • Michael M. McMillen, '67
  • Michael B. Niezer, '10
  • Eric S. Olson, '83 
  • Kaylene M. Smith, '90 
  • Leigh A. Smith, '72
  • Stacey L. Tribolet, '88
  • Adam J. Weesner, '03 BAR '03

Alumni Association Contacts
Carol Kosisko, '88, Director of Regional Engagement

Annual Activities

  • Fort Wayne Baseball Outing (Summer)
  • Mad Ants Basketball reception
  • Pre-Game Outings
  • Science Central Family Outing (Biennial) 
  • Three Rivers Festival Parade (July)
  • TGIF Party (February)

A group at the Northeastern golf outing

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