UW Impact

Board and Staff


Courtney Acitelli, ’08, Program Director
Courtney leads the management of operations and strategic direction of UW Impact programs. Courtney spent a decade working in alumni relations and earned her master’s degree from the UW’s Evans School of Public Affairs before taking the helm of UW Impact in late 2010. Courtney stays busy with her son, rooting on the Seahawks and sailing around the Puget Sound with her husband.

Chris Olsen-Phillips, ’17, Associate Director
Chris supports UW Impact through communications and partnerships within the UW and greater alumni communities across the state. Chris graduated with his Master’s in Education Policy from the UW College of Education in 2017. He has a passion for higher education and educational reform, and brings those passions to his work. Chris enjoys playing basketball, traveling, woodworking, reading science fiction, and spending time with his family.

Legislative Advocacy Committee (LAC)

UW Impact is directed by the Legislative Advocacy Committee (LAC), one of the operating committees of the University of Washington Alumni Association Board of Trustees. The LAC is comprised of the following members:

Bronwyn Clarke, Alumna

Mark Glenn, UW Alumni Association At-Large Trustee

Suzanne Dale Estey, Past President, UW Alumni Association

Chris Erickson, Alumnus, UWAA member

Erin McCallum, Chair, UW Alumni Association At-Large Trustee

Tim McGarry, Alumnus, UWAA member

Rai Nauman-Mumtaz, UW Alumni Association At-Large Trustee

Mark Ostersmith, UW Alumni Association At-Large Trustee

Laura Saunders, UW Retirement Association Legislative Liaison

Dave Stone, Alumnus, UWAA member

Marcie Stone, Alumna, UWAA member

Sabrina Taylor, UW Alumni Association At-Large Trustee