In June 2017, the Alumni Council was notified that there will be two vacant alumni-nominated seats on the Dartmouth College Board of Trustees in June 2018. The Association of Alumni invited all Dartmouth alumni to propose fellow alumni to fill these vacancies.

Following an extensive review process, the Council has nominated two candidates for alumni-nominated trustee in accordance with the Association of Alumni constitution.

Jeff Crowe

Jeffrey M. Crowe ’78, P’08, ’10, ’15

Jeff is managing partner of Norwest Venture Partners, a Bay Area venture firm investing in early-stage technology and health care companies. He is former CEO of Edify, which he co-founded and led through its IPO. Jeff has served on over 20 technology company boards.

A summa cum laude graduate, Jeff majored in history and was in Phi Delta Alpha. He served on the Dartmouth Alumni Council and as District Enrollment Director for 15 years. In 2013, Jeff co-founded the San Francisco Dartmouth Entrepreneurs Forum, which this year attracted over 500 alumni. 

Jeff received an MBA from Stanford and served on its Management Board. He has been board chair of Hand in Hand Parenting and TheatreWorks. 

Jeff and his wife Amy live in California and are parents to Laura ’08, Katherine ’10, and Molly ’15.

Elizabeth Cahill Lempres

Elizabeth Cahill Lempres ’83, Th’84, P’11

Liz is a senior partner emeritus of McKinsey & Company where she focused on consumer facing industries. She served on McKinsey’s Board of Directors, led the Boston office, the Consumer Products and Private Equity Practices, and was responsible for partner election and evaluation for several years. 

Liz graduated cum laude in engineering and was a member of Sigma Kappa. She is on the Thayer School of Engineering Board of Overseers and a member of the Centennial Circle. Liz received her MBA from Harvard Business School where she was designated a Baker Scholar. 

Liz serves on the boards of Axalta Coatings, MIO Partners, the Winsor School, the Visiting Committee of Harvard Business School, and was previously vice chair of Cristo Rey Boston. 

Liz and Marty ’84 live in Boston and are parents to Grace ’11, Danny, and Katherine.

If the election is contested, the Association of Alumni will administer an election with balloting conducted via email unless a paper ballot is requested by calling 603-646-3929 or sending a written request to:

Dartmouth Association of Alumni
6068 Blunt Alumni Center
Hanover, NH 03755-3590

Requests for paper ballots and petition trustee candidate nominations will be accepted through January 4, 2018.

For additional information, please visit or call 603-646-3929.