Ivy Tech vice chancellor elected chairman of Ball State University Alumni Council

BLOOMINGTON – Sam DeWeese, Ph.D., vice chancellor of student affairs at Ivy Tech Community College’s Bloomington campus was elected to serve as chairman of the Ball State University Alumni Council’s executive committee for academic year 2017/18.

Dr. DeWeese holds a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University, a master’s degree from Ball State University, and a doctorate degree from Indiana State University. His experience includes organizational leadership, fundraising, and workforce alignment.

In July, amid Ivy Tech’s statewide restructure, Dr. DeWeese was appointed vice chancellor for student success at Ivy Tech Bloomington, effective mid-September.

The BSU Alumni Council is the governing body of the Alumni Association and consists of the executive committee, at-large members, and a representative from each professional and constituent society. The group meets three times per year and duties range from passing the bylaws that govern the Alumni Association, selecting two members of the board of trustees, and adopting the association’s annual budget.