Welcome to the UNM Alumni Association!

From the beautifully restored Alumni Center at Hodgin Hall, the UNM Alumni Association and the UNM Alumni Relations Office keep The University of New Mexico and its alumni communicating and connected. Everyone who graduates from UNM is automatically a member of the Alumni Association — there are no dues.

Main Line: 505-277-5808 | Email: alumni@unm.edu | Fax: 505-277-6844

Dana Allen

Vice President, Alumni Relations Office
Executive Director, UNM Alumni Association

Office: 505-277-5808|
Email Dana Allen

At UNM Since: 2015

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: I get to meet so many people whose lives were transformed by going to UNM. Their stories motivate me to ensure that everyone feels connected. 

Fun Fact: My Pandora station mix is Neil Diamond and Pitbull.


Jane Algermissen

Unit Administrator 1

Office: 505-277-9085|
Email Jane Algermissen

At UNM Since: 2012

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: Working with our tremendous volunteers has reinvigorated my love for my alma mater. Their example has made me realize the importance of giving back. Additionally, it is wonderful interacting with the students especially the Trailblazers, our alumni ambassadors.

Fun Fact: I was on the UNM cheerleading squad in 1975. Three of us who were instrumental in resurrecting the program, which had been dormant for many years.


Kim Feldman

Associate Director, UNM Alumni Relations

Office: 505-277-9092|
Email Kim Feldman

At UNM Since: 1990

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: Working with UNM alumni provides ways to engage on personal, professional and educational levels. I always enjoy hearing stories about UNM.

Fun Fact: Totally obsessed with the Grand Canyon be it rafting, backpacking, or hiking.


Susan MacEachen

Associate Director, UNM Alumni Relations

Office: 505-277-9088|
Email Susan MacEachen

At UNM Since: 1990

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: Having the opportunity to connect with alumni who have a stake in the rich history and bright future of our flagship university. Working with an amazing team to create an environment where alumni feel welcome when they return to campus.

Fun Fact: I have attended a home game in all but 2 MLB ballparks. Missing the Twins and Brewers, but hope to get there by 2018.


Cortney Webb

Marketing Representative, Sr/Unit

Office: 505-277-4915|
Email Cortney Webb

At UNM Since: 2015

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: The diverse programs and events this office produces as a benefit for its alumni is really impressive and fun, and I enjoy finding new and creative ways to communicate all of it to our Lobo family.

Fun Fact: I have won awards for investigative and entertainment journalism as well as headline writing.


Victoria Lujan

Events Coordinator

Office: 505-277-6040|
Email Victoria Lujan

At UNM Since: 2011

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: I love working at the UNM Alumni Relations Office because I meet so many inspiring people. The UNM students, staff and faculty members create a unique diversity, an uplifting spirit, and sense of community that I enjoy being a part of.

Fun Fact: As an adolescent I enjoyed skateboarding as a hobby. I recognized the need for more places around the city that supported and encouraged the sport and petitioned to address the need. So much that I was influential in getting skate parks built around Albuquerque, and even was a gold shovel digger at the ground breaking for the first skate park in the city.


Maria Wolfe

Senior Alumni Relations Officer

Office: 505-277-9082|
Email Maria Wolfe

At UNM Since: 2004

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: With a name like Wolfe, where else would I work? Working with other Lobos, helping then reconnect with their professors, departments or college is a pleasure. When I hear great stories about Lobos working in their profession or community, I have great pride in our university.

Fun Fact: People think my black German shepherd is a wolf but he’s just a big goofy dog.


Camille Pansewicz

Web Site Administrator

Office: 505-277-0828|
Email Camille Pansewicz

At UNM Since: 2010

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: I am always amazed at the accomplishments of UNM Alumni.

Fun Fact: I lived in a tent in Alaska for 6 months.


Katherine Myers

Administrative Assistant II

Office: 505-277-5808|
Email Katherine Myers

At UNM Since: 2016

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: I have the opportunity to work with so many outstanding people, which includes the staff, board and UNM Alumni. The work we do here is both rewarding and fun.

Fun Fact: I love Hamilton (the book, play and music)! I have seen it twice!


Kathie Scott

Administrative Assistant III

Office: 505-277-9093|
Email Kathie Scott

At UNM Since: 2011

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: I love working with our alumni and future alumni, helping each to feel that they always have a “home” at UNM. I also love working in one of the most beautiful and historic buildings in Albuquerque, Hodgin Hall Alumni Center and giving tours of Hodgin Hall Alumni Center, the Alumni Memorial Chapel and a main campus Sculpture Tour!

Fun Fact: I have 32 bird species that visit my yard and garden each year!


Arianna Laster

Office Assistant

At UNM Since: 2015

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: I get to work with the best people in the most beautiful building on campus!

Fun Fact: I'm from St. Louis, MO


Morgan Laverty

Office Assistant

At UNM Since: 2016

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: It feels like I'm not even working when being in such a positive and uplifting space. Also, being in the alumni office is a great gateway to being able to network with others.

Fun Fact: I am a Disney fanatic.


Jenell Pollard

Office Assistant

At UNM Since: 2015

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: My coworkers have all become like family to me. Not only have I gained professional work experience that I'm sure will benefit me in my future career, I've also gained friendships and relationships that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Fun Fact: I shaved my head completely bald in 2013. Still working on that hair growth process.


Mingyuan Song

Graduate Research Assistant

At UNM Since: 2015

Why I love working for the Alumni Relations Office: Working in Hodgin Hall makes me feel like I’m living in the movies. The building is amazing plus networking and making friends is such an important part of being here.

Fun Fact: My family has an old tradition that they give my girlfriend cash, to show her they are friendly and she is welcome. I think that's why I never take my girl back home to meet them anymore.


For questions or more information:

Alumni Relations Office
O: 505-277-5808
800-ALUM-UNM (258-6866)
E: alumni@unm.edu