Fall 2013 Alumni Trustee Candidates
(three to be elected)
The Alumni Council has nominated three candidates to serve as members of Hamilton’s Board of Trustees. Each alumni trustee will serve a four-year term beginning on July 1, 2014.
Peter B. Coffin ’81, P’14
Peter is president of Breckinridge Capital Advisors, a Boston-based investment firm. He recently served on his class’ 30th reunion gift committee, provided internship opportunities for Hamilton students and volunteered as a leadership gift caller for the College’s Annual Fund. Peter and his wife, Abby Rhame Coffin ’81, have two children, Jared and Hannah ’14, and reside in Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Adrienne Ruger Conzelman ’92
Adrienne received her master’s degree in art history from Williams College and early in her career worked at Christie’s Auctions & Private Sales before opening her own gallery, ARC Fine Art. She serves as a member of the College’s visual arts committee, a Career Center volunteer and has twice chaired the Hamilton Makes Art exhibition that generates funds and awareness for the arts at Hamilton. Adrienne and her husband, Jim, live in Fairfield, Conn., with their three children.
Andrés Henríquez ’83, P’15
Andrés is a program director in the Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings at the National Science Foundation. Previously he served as a program officer at the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Andrés chairs Hamilton’s Multicultural Alumni Relations Committee (MARC) and was a member of his class’ 30th reunion gift committee. He also volunteers with the Levitt Center, Admission Office and Career Center. Andrés and his wife, Janet, live in Washington, D.C., and New York City. They have two daughters, Anna and Sophia ’15.
In accordance with Article 8 of the Constitution of the Alumni Association, alumni may submit additional nominations for alumni trustee by petition, each of which requires at least 25 signatures of association members. To be valid, a petition must be submitted by Jan. 3, 2014, and include the signature, class year, address and telephone number of each petitioner, along with a statement by the proposed candidate consenting to be nominated. Each petition may nominate only one candidate and should be directed to the Secretary, Hamilton College Alumni Association, 198 College Hill Road, Clinton, NY 13323. If no nominations by petition are received, a mail ballot election will not be necessary.