Each year the FACS Alumni Association looks for dedicated individuals to serve on the FACS Alumni Board. As an alumnus and/or friend, you are invited to nominate outstanding persons (including yourself) to be considered for this honor.

Alumni Board members enjoy networking with faculty, staff and other alumni. They develop leadership skills through facilitating our signature events: Dogs with the Dean, Homecoming and the Alumni Awards Luncheon. Additionally, board members have the opportunity to meet, support and mentor our students.


  • Commitment to the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. Being an alum of the college is a plus but not a requirement.
  • Interest in engaging with FACS Ambassadors and students
  • Interest in networking with FACS and other UGA alumni
  • Commitment to a three-year term, potential for renewable and advancement in leadership roles on the board and in the college


  • Serve a three-year term (beginning July 1)
  • Include FACS in your philanthropic priorities:
    • Make an annual gift to FACS Alumni Association in an amount that is meaningful to you
    • Consider becoming a member of the Dean’s Circle 
  • Attend three Board meetings per year
    • Fall Retreat
    • Winter Meeting
    • Spring Meeting
  • Actively participate in the annual Alumni Awards Luncheon and the UGA Trivia Night hosted by the Young Alumni Council
  • Serve on a standing committee of the Alumni Board
    • Strategic Partnerships
    • Programs
    • Alumni Awards Luncheon
    • Young Alumni Council
  • Serve as a champion of the College of Family and Consumer Sciences within your company or organization by supporting the Dean's priorities
  • Participate in alumni panels and other speaking opportunities in the classroom
  • Participate in Dean’s Receptions, Homecoming, Alumni Awards Luncheon and other FACS events when possible
  • Particpate in student mentoring and engagement activities

Deadline - Nominations are due Friday, April 13.

Submit nominations using the form below

For further information contact Alumni Office

Alumni Board Nomination

Reasons for your nomination (200 word limit): Please highlight the individual’s desire to serve FCS, unique qualifications that should be considered,
and current or past leadership roles (at UGA and otherwise.)