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Your World Opened Up at
Concordia University Chicago

Share Your Concordia Experience
with Fellow and Future Alumni

Concordia University Chicago’s Alumni Association was established by the Class of 1914 to encourage alumni connections as well as to support the school’s ministry. More than 100 years later our alumni program continues this mission for more than 38,000 graduates.  

2018-19 Alumni Association Board of Directors*

The Alumni Association Annual Meeting is a revitalized tradition to help graduates stay connected with our alma mater wherever they serve and lead. Meet members of the 2018-19 Class of Directors (below), gather updates about exciting University plans, and learn about growing membership benefits. 
Read More in the Fall 2018 Forester>>


Joel Zielke BA ’05Chair Elmhurst, IL
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Paige Craig BA ’99, MBA ’14 River Forest, IL
Concordia University Chicago

David Dwyer BA ’11, MBA ’12 Plano, TX
Frisco Rough Riders Baseball

Paul Ebert BA ’88 Arlington Heights, IL
Wintrust Commercial Bank

Paul Enderle BA ’93, MA ’98, PhD ’14
Oak Lawn, IL - Oak Lawn-Hometown
School District 123

Jan Fisher BA ’76, T75 ’06 Des Plaines, IL
Community Consolidated School District 59

* as of 9/14/19

Matthew T. Frick BA ’07 Indianapolis, IN
Lutheran High School of Indianapolis

Martiza Medrano BA '10, MBA '13 

Emmanuel Ndifor MBA ’18 Cameroon

Kolina Vortman BA ’02 Park Ridge, IL
Prudential Financial

Paula (Eckert) Wegner BA '68 Roselle, IL
Retired Educator and Bank Executive

Assist the Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is focusing on four objectives and look to fellow graduates to assist in:

  • Communication – Support the “digital team” promoting alumni opportunities.
  • Events – Provide leadership for Maroon & Gold Banquet, Homecoming or other events.
  • Membership – Nominate an individual(s) for the 2019-20 Class of Directors
  • Distinguished Awards – Nominate individual(s) for Undergraduate, Graduate or Spiritus Christi 

Want to get involved? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 888-258-6773 or