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Michael Tate

Stanford Alumni Association (SAA)

Years at Stanford

25

Honored

2024
What is one fun fact about you?
Outside of Stanford, I work as a live auctioneer and emcee for gala fundraisers for local nonprofit organizations.
What is one thing that you like about working at Stanford?
I love the energy, optimism and the sense of boundless possibilities when the new students arrive each fall.
Tell us briefly about an event, project, program or initiative you were involved with at Stanford that you're most proud of.
Helping move the Stanford Alumni Association website from one aging platform to a more modern, "accessible out-of-the-box" system was a huge endeavor about which I am particularly proud.
What is one of your favorite memories while working at Stanford?
Working at the info booth of the Ford Center during Reunion Homecoming, and watching classmates reconnect. The hugs, the tears, the laughter!
Leave your Legacy: What piece of guidance would you give a new hire at Stanford?
Take advantage of all the Stanford Sweeteners!

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    Honored

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    Honored

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