Alumni and Friends Society

All graduates of the College of Veterinary Medicine are members of the CVM Alumni and Friends Society. The purpose of the Alumni and Friends Society (AFS) is to promote, stimulate and encourage interest and support, including financial, for the benefit of the College, its faculty, students, and alumni. The society seeks to encourage communication and cooperation between alumni, the College, the University, the University of Minnesota Alumni Association, and the community.

The Alumni and Friends Society encourages membership in the University of Minnesota Alumni Association. Membership brings you Minnesota magazine, access to online databases and publications, discounts on cultural activities and Gopher merchandise, and many other benefits. To become a member, fill out the online membership form. The promotion code NP4VM will ensure that the College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Society benefits from your membership. Thank you for joining!

AFS Board

The Alumni & Friends Society Board is made up of alumni and friends of the College of Veterinary Medicine. If you're interested in joining the CVM Alumni & Friends Society Board, click here.

AFS Board Roster 

Dr. Christopher Anderson
Board President 
Dr. Mary Jo Baarsch
Dr. Kevin Barcus
Dr. Abby Coodin
Dr. Ian Drummond
Dr. Rick Goullaud
Dr. Theresa Hershey
Dr. Judith Lapham
Dr. Roy Martin
Dr. Mike McMenomy
Dr. Susan Miller
Dr. Jack Risdahl
Dr. Anne Ruelle
Dr. Karen Shenoy
Dr. Jerry Torrison

Lara Stephens-Brown
Student Representative

Lucy Tongen 
Student Representative
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