Board

Mission


To lead the Alumni Association in honoring the great heritage and traditions of Biola University.

To represent the interests of Biola alumni to university leadership, influencing alumni services and programming.

To advance the university’s goals, assisting the Office of Alumni Relations in accomplishing its annual accountabilities.

To nurture alumni relationships, strengthening the culture of alma mater.

To cultivate alumni ownership in the mission and vision of the university, compelling action through prayer, involvement, and financial support.

​How the Board Functions


The Alumni Board meets on the La Mirada campus quarterly and engages in one all day planning retreat every summer. Members of the board are active on at least one of the five committees of the board: Alumni Awards Weekend, Board Recruitment, Career Networking, Fundraising, and Missions. Volunteering for events and programs is strongly encouraged.

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Board Members


DeeDee Anderson

DeeDee Anderson

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Lancaster, CA

Graduated
Class of 1984

Joel Baker

Joel Baker

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Fullerton, CA

Graduated
Class of 2009; 2014

Rick Bee

Rick Bee

Title
Senior Director of Alumni & Parent Relations

Hometown
Yorba Linda, CA

Graduated
Class of 1981, 1990, and 2001

Don Bernstein

Don Bernstein

Title
Program Director, Alumni Outreach and Engagement Board Staff Member

Hometown
Yorba Linda, CA

Graduated
Class of 2009

Miles Bocianski

Miles Bocianski

Title
Board Member

Hometown
La Mirada, CA

Graduated
Class of 2013

Rachelle Chuang

Rachelle Chuang

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Alisio Viejo, CA

Graduated
Class of 1991; 1995

Suzanne Crane

Suzanne Crane

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Brea, CA

Graduated
Class of 1989

Dan Crane

Dan Crane

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Brea, CA

Graduated
Class of 1979

Barbara Earl

Barbara Earl

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Pico Rivera, CA

Graduated
Class of 2004 - BOLD Program

Jim Fiore

Jim Fiore

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Rossmoor, CA

Graduated
Class of 2009

Tanner Gish

Tanner Gish

Title
Past Board President

Hometown
Whittier, CA

Graduated
Class of 2009; 2013

Nicole Hollearn

Nicole Hollearn

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Fullerton, CA

Graduated
Class of 2007

Chaplain Michael Jones

Chaplain Michael Jones

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Los Angeles, CA

Graduated
Class of 1981

Ruth Martinez-Baenen

Ruth Martinez-Baenen

Title
Board Vice President

Hometown
Burbank, CA

Graduated
Class of 1986

Stacey Miller

Stacey Miller

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Foothill Ranch, CA

Graduated
Class of 1985

Daniel Parham

Daniel Parham

Title
Board President

Hometown
Irvine, CA

Graduated
Class of 2013

Lisa Specht

Lisa Specht

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Cypress, CA

Graduated
Class of 1984

Allison Taylor

Allison Taylor

Title
Board Member

Hometown
Huntington Beach, CA

Graduated
Class of 2010