Alumni Association

2019-2020 Alumni Board

The Blake Alumni Board is organized to:

  • To assist the Board of Trustees, the Head of School, the administration, the faculty, and students in furthering the objectives of the school
  • To support and promote the general welfare of the school
  • To maintain a connection between members and the school
  • To enrich the lives of members and promote lifelong learning

Click here for The Blake School Alumni Association By-Laws.

Click here for the Alumni Board nomination form.

Alumni Board Committees and Members


Jon Friedell '85, President
David Erickson '02, Vice President
David Plimpton '58, Secretary
Alene Grossman Sussman '95, Alumni Association Liaison to the Board of Trustees


  Melissa Allen '82
Ellen Archibald '65
Lauren Frank Barta '02
John Bean '65
Terri Carlson '64
Kari Dahlin '94
Libby Carrier Doran '85
Aren Faruq '96
Matt Flores '01
Adam Garen '97
Valerie Golden '72
Chad Goldenberg '86

Andy Gustafson '99
Sarah Malkerson Hargadon '00
Tom Heffelfinger '66
Maggie Herfurth '04
Peter Herfurth '69
Erin Hoeg '12
Dan Lowin '98
Joe Mannelly '81
Tom Racciatti '95
Justina Roberts '02
Daria Stec '70
Laura Thorpe '79

Alumni Board Meeting Dates

All meetings take place at the Northrop Campus from 12-1:30 pm.

The April 29 meeting will be held via Zoom conference call.  If you wish to attend the meeting, please contact Annie Seidel at

September 4, 2019
October 2, 2019
November 6, 2019
December 11, 2019
February 5, 2020
March 11, 2020
April 29, 2020