TO: Alumni Association Board of Directors William and Mary Foundation Board of Trustees Office of the President Office of Development Office of Student Affairs Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Association Class Reunion Steering Committee Department of Athletics FROM: Brooke Harrison Director of Alumni Programs William and Mary Alumni Association DATE: January 12, 2011 SUBJECT: Call for 2011 Homecoming Grand Marshal Nominations The Board of Directors of the William and Mary Alumni Association is now taking nominations for the Homecoming Grand Marshal. As you know, the Homecoming Grand Marshal is an honorary position and nominees should have special ties to the College. Nominations shall not be limited to alumni, but can include current and emeritus faculty and administrators, as well as friends of the College. Serving as Grand Marshal should also bring recognition to the Association, the College and the individual. The Grand Marshal receives special recognition throughout Homecoming and rides in the lead car in the Homecoming Parade. Attached is a list of past Grand Marshals which may be helpful in making nominations. Please submit names for nomination via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: WMAA c/o Brooke Harrison Director of Alumni Programs William and Mary Alumni Association P.O. Box 2100 Williamsburg, VA 23187-2100 The deadline for nominations is Wednesday, February 23, 2011. The Grand Marshal will be selected during the March WMAA Board of Directors meeting. Thank you for your help in nominating someone for this special honorary position.