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College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences

Physical Address:
112 Administration Bldg
851 Campus Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3154
Moscow, ID 83844-3154

Phone: 208-885-6426

Fax: 208-885-8964

Email: class@uidaho.edu

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CLASS Advisory Council

Members of the advisory council for the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) at the University of Idaho help promote the college to a variety of constituencies, assist with identifying and acquiring additional resources and financial support for the college, serve as an advocate of the college, give advice on the programs of the college and help build working relationships with other colleges of the university.

Michelle Aragon

Michelle Aragon is the senior vice president, managing director of business solutions for MAGNA Global, a business unit of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). She grew up in Jerome and became the first person in her family to attend college. She earned a bachelor's degree from the School of Journalism and Mass Media in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences in 1997. She also earned a Foundational Master’s in Business Administration certificate from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Aragon dedicates much of her free time to philanthropic work, a trend that started when she was philanthropy chair of her sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma, at U of I. Michelle lives in New York City with her life partner of 11 years, Lee Walling, and their dog, Ziggy.

Patrick BageantPatrick Bageant is a civil trial lawyer in Boise, Idaho. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Idaho in Philosophy and Writing.

Ron ClappAndrew Beck has served as President COO, and GM of several global software and technology companies. Beck graduated from the University of Idaho with undergraduate degrees in International Studies and Foreign Languages.

Carl DyessCarl Dyess is an attorney, Managing Director in several LLC’s, and an active entrepreneur. Dyess graduated from UI with a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics before going on to study Law, management, and mathematics.

Jim FaucherJim is a 1966 graduate of the University of Idaho and was UI Alumni Association president from 1995-96.  Jim has been in the fundraising profession for over 30 years in the areas of athletics, academics, healthcare, social programs and nonprofit business associations.

Edward MooreEdward Moore is the president and owner of DaviesMoore, a Boise-based full-service marketing firm specializing in brand planning, advertising and public relations. While attending the University of Idaho he studied communication with an advertising option.

Carolyn NilssonCaroline Nilsson Troy is owner of the Nilsson Advisory Group, a nonprofit consulting company. Caroline previously worked 12 years at the University of Idaho and seven years at Washington State University as a fundraiser. She graduated from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor of Science in communications.

Brice SloanBrice Sloan is a serial entrepreneur, dedicated learner and the founder of Sloan Security Group, Sloan Security Technologies, Sloan Metal Solutions and Base Strategies, a consulting practice. Sloan previously worked for the US State Department as a Foreign Service Officer. Sloan graduated from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor of Science in History in 1993.

Matt StrangeMatt Strange is the vice president of marketing for Avalon Health Care. He previously held communications and marketing leadership roles with Pullman Regional Hospital and the UI's College of Engineering. 

Al ToveyAl Tovey is a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and the general manager of the Wildhorse Resort in Pendleton, Oregon. While attending the University of Idaho he majored in communication.

Al Tovey '94

“At Idaho I gained a quality education in a relaxed, small town atmosphere. Moscow and the UI weren't too big or too small. They seemed just right for a small town kid from Malad, Idaho.”

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College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences

Physical Address:
112 Administration Bldg
851 Campus Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3154
Moscow, ID 83844-3154

Phone: 208-885-6426

Fax: 208-885-8964

Email: class@uidaho.edu

Web: College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Map