Show your Ichabod Pride by joining the Washburn Alumni Association or renewing your membership. You'll receive numerous benefits as a member and be giving back to the University.Join or renew now!
The Washburn University Alumni Association board of directors consists of 16 members, all Washburn alumni, including a president and vice president.Meet the board
Washburn's faculty consists of professors from an array of backgrounds ranging from Washburn to Ivy League alumni.Meet the faculty
The Alumni Association office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday through Friday.
All four full-time employees of the Alumni Association are Ichabods. Each received a degree from Washburn. We also have a student worker.
Alumni Association Director Susie Hoffman, bba ’87: Susie has been the director since 1999. She is a Topeka native and Topeka West graduate. Susie’s duties include managing the Alumni Association, budgeting, organizing our traveling, which includes trips to destinations across the globe, growing membership and multiple other tasks. She received a bachelor of business administration from Washburn in 1987. Contact Susie at 785.670.1643 or via email.
Alumni Association Assistant Director Robin (Kruschinska) Moser, ba ’99: Robin has been the assistant director since 2005. She was born in Detroit and is a Liberal, Kan., High School graduate. Robin’s duties include planning many of our events, notably signature events like the Bow Tie Ball and Homecoming and Alumni weekends. She also coordinates legacy recruitment efforts with the Office of Admissions and has several other responsibilities. Robin received a bachelor of arts in psychology from Washburn in 1999 and a master of arts in organizational management from the University of Phoenix in 2003. Contact Robin at 785.670.1651 or via email.
Alumni Association Media Specialist Ernie W. Webb III, ba ’98: Ernie has been the media specialist since 2011. He is a native of Joplin, Mo., and a Burlingame, Kan., High School graduate. Ernie’s duties include maintenance, writing and editing for the Alumni Association website and social media; budgeting, writing and editing The Ichabod alumni magazine; designing our mailings; and training Washburn’s campus content managers. Ernie received a bachelor of arts in mass media from Washburn in 1998 and is pursuing a master of liberal studies. Contact Ernie at 785.670.2303 or via email.
Alumni Association Secretary Katy Browne, aa ’07: Katy has been the secretary since 2001. She is a Topeka native and Topeka-Hayden High School graduate. Katy’s duties include membership and assisting in organizing events, as well as several other responsibilities. She has an associate of arts from Washburn in 2007. Contact Katy at 785.670.1303 or via email.