Director of Alumni Relations
Office: LH 219
Gene came to Morningside College in 1986 as director of Public Relations following a career in broadcast journalism and as director of Corporate Communications for IBP, Inc. (now Tyson Foods). He is a graduate of Briar Cliff University and earned his Master's Degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln School of Communications and Journalism. In the late 1990's, Gene assumed the duties of Director of Alumni Relations. He is active with a number of different civic and educational organizations. He is also a member of the rock n' roll band, The Velaires, which was inducted into the Iowa Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame in 1997.