UNK Alumni Association Team Members

UNK Alumni Association Team

Are you feeling nostalgic? Would you like to reminisce with someone who wants to hear your campus stories? Visit the UNK Alumni Association team located with the University of Nebraska Foundation team at 214 W 39th Street in Kearney. Stop by, browse through a yearbook and reminiscence about “the good old days.”

UNK Alumni Association Office:
214 W. 39th St.
Kearney, NE 68845
(308) 698-5271

UNK Alumni team and NUFoundation team
UNK Alumni team and NUFoundation team

Meet the UNK Alumni Team

Lucas Dart
Vice President of Alumni Relations & Development
(308) 698-5272
Lucas Dart has been a part of the alumni staff since 2008. Prior to joining the alumni team, Lucas served as a director of development for the NU Foundation, for a total of 16 years of service to the now integrated alumni and foundation team. He has been active in Nebraska and Kearney area organizations, including the Kearney Sertoma Club, Kearney Country Club, Leadership Kearney, Leadership Nebraska, Kearney Public Schools, Kearney Little League Baseball, Holy Cross Lutheran Church and the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce.

Tricia Danburg UNK Alumni in charge of Engagement

Tricia Danburg ’94
Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement
(308) 698-5285
Tricia Danburg joined the alumni team in 2015. She earned her degree in 1994 from UNK and has more than 20 years of marketing and project coordination experience. Danburg is active in the Axtell community and school, is a member of the UNK Gold Torch Society, a Leadership Kearney alumna and former UNK Greek advisor.

Michelle Widger at UNK Alumni Association

Michelle Widger ’90
Assistant Director of Communications
Director, The Gold Torch Society
(308) 698-5283
Graduating with her degree in 1990 from Kearney State College, Michelle Widger joined the alumni staff in 2004. Her responsibilities include alumni communications as well as directing UNK’s premiere women’s mentoring society, The Gold Torch Society. Widger previously served as the graphics communication coordinator in charge of the UNK Publications and the copy center. She is also a part-time lecturer in the UNK Communications Department. Widger is a Leadership Kearney and Leadership UNK alumna. Widger is currently working towards her Masters in Critical and Creative Thinking.

Toni Meyers UNK Alumni administrative assistant

Toni Meyers ’93
Administrative Assistant
(308) 698-5284 Toni Meyers is a 1993 graduate of UNK. She joined the alumni association in 2009. Meyers is currently serving as the administrative assistant and has previously worked at the UNK Nebraskan Student Union as the assistant in the director’s office. Meyers is an active member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church.