Parent and Family Advisory Board Members 


The following is a list of people who may be contacted personally if a parent or student would like to receive advice from Xavier University families. If interested in joining the Parent and Family Advisory Board, please contact the presidents, Michael and Theresa Holt. 

Director of Student Success and 
Parent/Family Outreach
Luther Smith
Phone: 513-745-4894
Office: 513-745-3036
Fax: 513-745-3387


Director of the National Alumni Association
Joseph Ventura
Phone: (513) 745-3338
Fax: (513) 745- 2083
Michael and Theresa Holt 
City, State: Fairfield, IA
Phone: (614) 472-9538

Past Presidents
Steve and Barbara Groh
City, State: Loveland, OH
Phone: (513) 683-9222
           (513) 683-8282

Members to Contact

Mike Ogawa and Sheila Benerji
City, StateToledo, OH

Doug and Susan Bierer
City, StateCincinnati, OH
Phone: (513) 272-0094
Dan and Charla Dziedzic
City, StateSt. Charles, MO
Phone: (636) 946-1596
Teri and Scott Ellsworth
City, StateLiberty Township, OH
Phone: (513) 497-9282

James Spooner and Judy Quick
City, StateDes Monies, IA 
David and Judy Kabbes
City, StateChesterfield, MO
Phone: (636) 527-2996

Other Members

William Bard, MN
Stephen Berry, KY
Tony and JoAnne Buzzeo, NY



Pat and Jackie Coan, TX

Sita Ram Kaura, MD and Monika Kaura, MI

David and Susan Pegg, MA