Alumni Council

Group photo fo the 2018 Stern Alumni Council

The NYU Stern Alumni Council is comprised of top alumni volunteers and ambassadors who represent the global alumni network as chairs of the various alumni committees and work with the administration to guide alumni programming and initiatives. 

Meet the Alumni Council

Shahryar Bachani, BS 2016   Dan DeVece, MBA 2015
Shahryar Bachani, BS '16
Recent Graduates Committee Co-Chair | Student Partnerships/Recent Grad Subcommittee
  Dan DeVece, MBA '15
Vice Chair, Student Partnerships/Recent Grad Programming

Marcia Friedkin, MBA 2013   Alan Gallo, BS 1987, MBA 1990
Marcia Friedkin, MBA '13
Vice Chair, Recruitment
  Alan Gallo, BS '87, MBA '90
Alumni Council Chair

Meredith Gertler, MBA 2004   Russell Isaacson, MBA '07
Meredith Gertler, MBA '04
Student Partnerships/Recent Grad Subcommittee
  Russell Isaacson, MBA '07
Marketing Committee Chair | Affinity Programs Subcommittee

Steven Kassin, BS 2007   Kanuj Malhotra, MBA 1998
Steven Kassin, BS '07
Vice Chair, Philanthropy
  Kanuj Malhotra, MBA '98
Philanthropy Subcommittee

Jennifer Meacham, MBA 2015   Philipp Nuzhdin, BS 2012
Jennifer Meacham, MBA '15
Affinity Programs Subcommittee
  Philipp Nuzhdin, BS '12
Vice Chair, Signature Events

Serge Permyakoff, MBA '15   Daniel Rubin, MBA 2004
Serge Permyakoff, MBA '15
Recent Graduates Committee Co-Chair | Student Partnerships/Recent Grad Subcommittee
  Daniel Rubin, MBA '04
Vice Chair, Affinity Programs

Misha Shvedoff, MBA 2011   Michael Taylor, MBA 2014
Misha Shvedoff, MBA '11
Vice Chair, Regional Programs
  Michael Taylor, MBA '14
Military Veterans Committee Chair | Affinity Programs Subcommittee

A.J. Tus, BS '14   John Vermeer, MBA 2012
A.J. Tus, BS '14
Philanthropy Subcommittee
  John Vermeer, MBA '12
Alumni Council Representative, EMT Committee | Affinity Programs Subcommittee

Tony Watkins, MBA 2011    
Tony Watkins, MBA '11
Vice Chair, Digital Connections


Alumni Council members are selected based on a proven track record of leadership with the School and make a commitment to a three-year term. For details on membership requirements, please refer to the Alumni Council Principles of Operation. For questions on the Alumni Council, please contact or call (212) 998-4040.