About the Magazine
Foster Business, established in 1978, is the official magazine of the University of Washington Foster School of Business. Stories are published continuously online and in a print issue that is mailed each December to more than 50,000 Foster alumni.
Publication of Foster Business is made possible by proceeds from the Ivar Haglund Endowment. No state funds are used in its production.
To submit a story idea, give feedback or request the annual print issue of Foster Business, contact us at [email protected].
Send address updates to [email protected]. Please note that current Foster School students begin receiving the magazine automatically upon graduation, unless requested otherwise.
Associate Dean for Advancement
Tahsin I. Alam
Chief Marketing Officer
Senior Director of Alumni Engagement
Ann Kumasaka (a.k.a. design)
Associate Director, Alumni Communications & Engagement
Kristin Anderson is the associate director of alumni communications & engagement at Foster. After graduating from Boston University, she worked in broadcast news in Texas, Alaska and Seattle before joining the Foster School. Kristin enjoys running, camping, traveling and catching a movie at SIFF.
Assistant Director, Alumni Communications & Engagement
Melissa Borges is the assistant director of alumni communications & engagement at Foster. She has a journalism degree from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa and previously worked in the non-profit sector before transitioning to academia. Melissa enjoys traveling, camping, cooking and is a Latin dancer.
Producer, Marketing and Communications
David Fenigsohn is a producer at the Foster School, and a former editor at MSNBC.com. He strives to be one of the better poker players in local road races or one the faster runners in a poker game.
Managing Editor, Foster Business
Ed Kromer is the managing editor of Foster Business magazine. Despite dropping business as a major at his midwestern alma mater after feeling uninspired by his intro courses, he has found endless fascination in the subject over nearly two decades at Foster.
Senior Director, Alumni and Media Engagement
Andrew Krueger is the senior director of alumni and media relations at the Foster School. Two truths and a lie. He is a direct descendant of Francis Scott Key. He is lactose intolerant. He celebrates Rare Disease Day.