Alumni Notes & News
San Francisco Chapter Wins Haas Alumni Network Chapter of the Year
The Chapter of the year award was presented to the San Francisco Chapter for consistently delivering great programming to Haas School students and to alumni. From timely professional content presentations to monthly social activities, the chapter board has offered a variety of engaging events to alumni in the San Francisco Bay Area.
David Gimpelevich, MBA 98, currently heads the San Francisco Chapter. His immediate predecessor was Tanya Steinhoffer, MBA 99.
Steve Peletz Wins Miles Service Award
Steve Peletz, BS 83, MBA 99, was honored at the 2006 Haas Gala with the Raymond E. Miles Service award for his years of service to the Haas School.
Steve served on the San Francisco Chapter of the Haas Alumni Network from 2001 to 2003, managing numerous panels and events, including the Real Estate Forecast, a venture capital panel, and a wireless panel. He joined the Development Council in 2003 and has served as co-chair of the Class Giving Committee for the MBA class of 1999. Since 2005, Steve has served as co-chair for all Class Giving Committees.
The Miles Service Award was created in honor of former Dean Raymond E. Miles at the time of his retirement. During his tenure as dean, Miles was an exceptionally strong supporter of the alumni association. The award is presented each year to an alumnus who exemplifies superior volunteer leadership.
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