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Class of 1969 – 50th Reunion

Reunion volunteers encourage classmates to come back for Reunion and give back in honor of Reunion. Help your class meet its attendance goal of 300 Reunion attendees and its fundraising goals of $6 million with 50 percent participation.


General Chair

Darryl Berger
(New Orleans, LA)

Weekend Chairs

Al Hubbard
(Indianapolis, IN)

Jeanie Nelson
(Nashville, TN)

Gene Shanks
(Greenwich, CT)

Fundraising Chairs

James Harper
(Franklin, TN)

Don North
(Houston, TX)

Marsha Miller Stemmler
(Memphis, TN)

Sarratt Society Chair

Anna Jorgensen Mershon
(Atlanta, GA)

Attendance Chairs

Jim Kothe
(Charlotte, NC)

Eileen Carpenter
(Baltimore, MD)

Junith Smitherman Koon
(Atlanta, GA)

Special Events and Parties Chair

Tom Bailey
(Bronxville, NY)

Reunion Staff Contact

Katie Fayard
Director of Reunion and Classes
Class Coordinator for 1969
(615) 322-3696

Nikki Turner
Associate Director of Planned Giving
Class Coordinator for 1969
(615) 322-2174

Weekend Highlights

Thursday, October 17

  • 50th Class Reception

Friday, October 18


  • Quinq Brunch and Class of 1969 Induction
  • Commodore Classrooms, tours and open houses
  • University Update
  • Mini Reunions
  • Greek events


  • Class Parties
  • All-Class Party on Alumni Lawn

Saturday, October 19

  • Homecoming tailgate
  • Homecoming football game
    Vanderbilt Commodores vs. Missouri Tigers