Current Alumni Association Executive Board

Joel Sassa '78

Joel is the Zone Manager at Chevrolet Motor Division, New York Zone for General Motors.

While at Mount Union, he was a member of ATO.  He has been a member of the Executive Board for many years and the Marketing Task Force.

He enjoys spending time traveling, reading good books and visiting wineries.

He is married to Kathleen (Johnson '79) and proud of their Mount Union legacy.  They have three children - Lindsey '07 (Andrew Mangus '07), Taylor '10 (Andrew Neimes'10) and Rob '14.


Bill Schumacher 

William Schumacher III '82
Vice President

Bill is the Senior Vice-President/Market Leader of Westfield Bank in Canton.

While at Mount Union, he was a member of Sigma Nu fraternity.

He is President of the Crisis Intervention & Recovery Center, Inc., member of the Planned Giving Advisory Council for Akron Children's Hospital, President of the Board of Trustees for the Massillon Development Foundation, member of the Board of Trustees for Stark Development Board Finance Corporation.

He is married to Kathy (Enders' 83) and has two sons - William IV '07 and Aaron '09.

He enjoys golfing and boating.


Paula Andreani '75
Reunions Chair


Paula is a part-time Spanish Teacher at Regina Coeli/St. Joseph Catholic School (Alliance City Schools).

At Mount Union, she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority, Foreign Language Club, Class Officer, Student Senate and the Band.

She is currently Co-President of Beta Psi Beta, the local alumnae chapter of AXO and a reunion volunteer through the Alumni Office.

She enjoys maintaining friendships fostered at Mount and spending time with family. 

Paula has two children - Erin and Eric.


Scott Berkeley '80
Awards and Nominations Chair

Scott is a Unit Field Trainer at Bankers Life and Casualty Company. 

 He is a member of the Kiwanis Club of Canton, serving as past President and current board member; current secretary/treasurer of Kiwanis Division 17 and past member of church finance. He is currently a choir member at Christ the Servant Parish and involved with Habitat for Humanity.

At Mount Union he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity, Concert Choir and Master Chorale. 

He enjoys genealogy, travel and camping.

He is married to Laura (Thompson '82) and has four sons - Doug (married to Mandy), Chris, Marshall '09 and Tyler '12; one granddaughter (future UMU '31) 



Chad Johnson '07
Alumni Engagement & Diversity Chair 

Chad is a Certified Public Accountant and is a Tax Manager
at Deloitte Tax LLP.

He is involved with the YMCA of Ashtabula County, United Way
of Greater Cleveland, and serves as a trustee of the Herald Foundation. 

At Mount Union, Chad was a Preview & Orientation guide
and Senior Class Secretary, as well as active in Student Senate, Student
Activities Club, Residence Hall Association, Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity,
and numerous other student organizations.  He received the Dean Taylor
Leadership Prize and was named Outstanding Senior Man.

He enjoys finance, politics, tennis, golf, spending time
with family and friends, and attending Mount Union alumni events.

 Tennille Jones-Lewis

Tennille Jones-Lewis '99
Alumni Engagement & Diversity Chair

Tennille is a Counselor at Alliance City Schools. 

She is actively involved with the Stark County Cuonselors Assocation, Chi Sigma Iota Counselor Honorary and the Stuckey Family Interfaith Child Development Board.

At Mount Union, she was a Resident Assistant, member of the Black Student Union, Campus Crusade for Christ and Student Senate.

She is married to Moses "Trey" '93 and keeps busy with their two children.  She enjoys camping.

Robert Kerr 

Robert A. Kerr '89
Admissions Chair

Robert is the Senior Director, Government Relations, Treasurer, NAE, PAC - National Association of Enrolled Agents.

During his years at Mount, he was involved in Student Senate, The Dynamo, Sigma Nu Fraternity, class officer, East Hall Head Resident, Resident Assistant, student member of the Academic Policy Committee and a Presidential Scholar.

He enjoys attending alumni events in the D.C. area, politics, travel, architecture and design.

Daniel Luketic 

Daniel Luketic '08 Communications Chair

Daniel is the President and Founder of Risk Management Technologies and part-time contractor with Bizdom and was a Mahoning Valley 40 under 40 nominee in 2011 and has been featured in the Jan/Feb 2013 issue of Inside Business Magazine as "One to Watch".

He is involved with AVE Intervision Network; LLC Sales and Business Development; YouLobby; Technology Accelerator Alliance Board Member; and Gamesnake.  He also returns to campus to speak with Honors classes.

At Mount Union, he was a Presidential Scholar, received the Hubert R. Pinney Senior Award and was the Outstanding Senior Man award.

He enjoys entrepreneurship, volleyball, basketball, watching TED video, camping and scouting where he still assists with the Boy Scout Klondike events.

Daniel is married to his high school sweetheart, Christine.  They enjoy their dog and walking around the century homes in their neighborhood.

Len Slack 

Len Slack '69
Awards and Nominations Chair

Len is a retired professional educator (West Branch Local School District) both in the classroom and administrator positions.

He is a Lay Leader at the Union Ave. Methodist Church, involved with Habitat for Humanity and past president of the American Red Cross Alliance-Minerva Chapter.

At Mount Union, Len was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity, the Track team, Unonian and Phi Sigma.

He is married to Lynda (Cailor '69) and they have two sons - David and J.Mark '00 - and five grandchildren.



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