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Graduate School of Management Alumni Association (GSMAA)
A non-dues-based organization governed by a board of directors

The GSMAA is a vibrant and intellectually stimulating community that is passionate about the School and its potential.

Meet the UC Davis Graduate School of Management Alumni Board

The Graduate School of Management Alumni Association (GSMAA) is a consortium of alumni leaders. The Board meets three times a year to plan events and ensure that alumni have a strong voice in the ongoing growth and development of the School. The Board’s mission is to facilitate strong affiliations among alumni, students, faculty, staff and the communities that we share.

Purpose and Values


  • Fosters and contributes to a close-knit alumni community
  • Promotes the value of our well-rounded graduates
  • Introduces and integrates members into the business community

We value:

  • Passionate and energetic leadership
  • Engaging the GSM Alumni community 
  • Continued commitment and service to GSM
Board Member Company Job Title Board Position

Kristy Bird MaKieve MBA 15

Butte-Glenn Medical Society

Executive Director

Chris Bush MBA 08 Monarch Media Alumni Awards Liaison  
Jamie Butler MBA 10 Amazon Web Services Sr. Manager Solutions Architecture   
Marie Chaisson MBA 04 PayPal
Sr. Manager Strategy Planning & Portfolio
Abigayle Curtis MBA 14 Assemble Systems/Autodesk Regional Sales Manager Alumni Engagement Co-chair
Kevin DeLury MBA 07 ClearTurn Consulting Independent Strategy & Operations Consultant  
Christa Dyck MBA 05 IBM Sales Specialist  
Mackenzie Guinon MBA 14 Work Day Tableau Specialist  
Sara Happe MBA 07 Intel Corp. Marketing Strategist  

Chris Jackson MBA 02

Vice President

Fundraising Chair
Bryan Johnson MBA 03 Capital Engineering Consultants President/CEO Student Fellowships Chair
T.J. Johnson MBA 12 PIC – Nashville Senior Financial Analyst   
Dylan Lee MPAc 16 PwC Assurance Associate MPAc Alumni Chair
Tracy Regis MBA 14 Intel Corp. Employee Effectiveness Partner Vice President
Bryan Shepherd MBA 11 Agilent  Technologies Senior Business Analyst President
Pamela Yoo MBA 11 Sutter Health Strategy Implementation  
Ex-Officio Members Title
Professor Mike Palazzolo Faculty Representative
Satchel Summers  Full-Time MBA Student Representative
Jesse Rodriguez Sacramento MBA Student Representative

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