The Duke University Annual Fund Advisory Board (AFAB) is made up of alumni from a variety of disciplines who are charged with supporting the Duke Annual Fund. AFAB members work closely with the Annual Fund staff to ensure that philanthropic goals are met and that its programs effectively promote the mission of the Annual Fund. Individually and collectively, AFAB members provide strategic guidance to help drive the organization forward and address current and future issues affecting the Annual Fund.


Russ Richards A.B.’03
Dawn Taylor A.B.’89

Board Members

Billy Andrews A.B.’76, M.D.’80, H.S.’82-’86, P’06
Banu Asik Elizondo B.S.’03
David Brackett A.B.’93, P’24, P’27
Margaret Hill Brackett A.B.’93, P’24, P’27
Kelly Cheng B.S.’19
Peter Coll A.B.’65, P’92
Nancy Swan Coll A.B. ’68, P’92
Adam Derman A.B.’89, P’20
Amy Feagles A.B.’08, J.D.’13
Jodi Berlin Ganz A.B.’94, P’25
Paul Genender A.B.’91, J.D.’94
Alison Hawley Johnston A.B.’88, P’21
Stu Johnston A.B.’88, P’21

Leslie Montfort Marsicano A.B.’78, M.Div.’81, P’13
John Mishler A.B.’09
Megan Waterfield Ross A.B.’97
Geetha Rao Sant A.B.’86, P’25
Jared Sclove B.S.’94, M.B.A.’00, P’24
Colin Starks A.B.’78, M.B.A.’79, P’07, P’08, P’13
Luke Stewart A.B.’07
Rajesh Swaminathan B.S.’00, M.D.’04, H.S.’04-’05
John Tolsma A.B.’95
Shao Wang B.S.E.’78, P’14
Mark Williams B.S.E.’92, M.B.A.’96
Kate McKnight Wolfson B.S.’98, A.M.’04, Ph.D.’07