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Parent & Family Council

Group photo of the Parent and Family Council members

Looking for more ways to get engaged? Consider the Bronco Parent & Family Council. The Bronco Parent & Family Council strives to be the voice of the Parent & Family Association by advocating for students, parents, and family members. The council works to spur change and initiate projects that will better the student and family experience at Boise State University.

How do I become part of the Council?

To be eligible to become a Parent and Family Council member, you must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be a parent, family member, or spouse of a currently enrolled Boise State student. The student may be of any class standing and may be a traditional or transfer student.
  2. Be a member of the Parent & Family Association. (Not a member yet? Sign up here.)
  3. Complete a Bronco Parent & Family Council application. (Note: The Council Application is currently closed, and no applications will be accepted at this time.)

If you or your student are in need of guidance and would like to speak with a council member, please email bpfcouncil@boisestate.edu.

Council Members


Melanie Mosekian
Council President
Resides in Fresno, CA
Daughter is a sophomore with an undeclared major.

Carolyn Paxton
Council Member
Resides in Kennewick, WA
Daughter is a sophomore majoring in Radiographic Science.

Joni Reget
Council Member
Resides in Danville, CA
Daughter is a junior majoring in Communications.

Lisa Laird
Council Member
Resides in Ogden, UT
Daughter is a sophomore majoring in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Physical Therapy.

Matt Boehnke
Council Member
Resides in Kennewick, WA
Son is a sophomore majoring in Pre-Med.

Donna Busch
Council Member
Resides in Castro Valley, CA
Daughter is a junior double majoring in Psychology and German.


Tenna Wright
Council Member
Resides in Boise, ID
Daughter is a freshman majoring in Gaming, Interactive Media and Mobile.

Carla Harrison-Ducros
Council Member
Resides in Grapevine, TX
Son is a freshman majoring in Business.


Previous Leadership

  • Linda Krulac, Thousand Oaks, California | Chair 2014-2015, Council Member, 2013-2014
  • Fay Bevans, West Hills, California | Chair 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2104, Council Member 2012-2013, 2013-2014
  • Bill Bevans, West Hills, California | Council Member 2012-2013, 2013-2014
  • Debbie Mensing, Paso Robles, California | Council Member 2013-2014
  • Cecelia Murphy, Murietta, California | Council Member, 2014-2015
  • Nina O’Loughlin, Aurora, Colorado | Council Member 2013-2014, 2014-2015
  • Autumn Schumacher, Meridian, Idaho | Council Member 2013-2014, 2014-2015