Category Archives: Volunteers

Campaign Q&A Interview with Ray Hunt ’65

A former chair of the SMU Board of Trustees and a trustee since 1976, Mr. Hunt is co-chair of The Second Century Campaign. He has served on numerous other SMU boards and committees, and he received the University’s Distinguished Alumni

Campaign Q&A: Carl Sewell ‘66

A national leader in the automotive industry, Mr. Sewell is chairman of Sewell Automotive Companies. He serves as co-chair of The Second Century Campaign, co-chair of The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee and SMU trustee. Mr. Sewell was chair of

Campaign Q&A: Ruth Collins Sharp Altshuler ‘48

Dallas civic leader Ruth Altshuler serves as co-chair of The Second Century Campaign Leadership Council, co-chair of The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee and as an SMU trustee. She served as chair of the Board of Trustees from 2000–02. She

Denver campaign celebration

Campaign Q&A: Kal Grant ’88, ’00

Kal Grant serves as the chair of SMU’s Planned Giving Advisory Council, as a member of the SMU Board of Trustees’ Development and External Affairs Committee and as a member of the Campaign Steering Committee for Cox School of Business.

Campaign Q&A: Michael M. Boone ’63, ’67

Michael M. Boone became chair of SMU’s Board of Trustees June 1. In that capacity he also is the sixth co-chair of The Second Century Campaign. He is a member of The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee and the executive

Campaign Q&A: Caren H. Prothro

Caren H. Prothro completed two terms of service as chair of SMU’s Board of Trustees May 31. She continues to serve as co-chair of The Second Century Campaign. Her late husband, C. Vincent Prothro ’68, served as co-chair of the

Steering Committee meets in San Francisco

SMU honors Atlanta friends and supporters at May Botanical Garden celebration

Campaign Q&A: Leslie Long Melson ’77

Leslie Long Melson is the chair of SMU’s Alumni Board, having served as a member since 2011, and serves as chair of the Campaign Steering Committee for Alumni. She has volunteered in other capacities at SMU, including serving on the