Mike Dodge-Nam, AB’93

Los Angeles, California

Chief Operating Officer
Evolve Media LLC

Mike Dodge-Nam AB’93 demonstrates a solid commitment to the University of Chicago that spans over 25 years. His service to the University as an undergraduate was recognized with the Howell Murray Alumni Association Award in 1993, and that dedication continues today.

He helped lead a record-breaking fundraising effort for his class as the fundraising chair for his 5th and 10th reunions. He used his philanthropy skills to recruit volunteers in order to create UChicago’s San Francisco Leadership Giving Society. For efforts such as these, he was honored with the 2006 Young Alumni Service Award. He continues to find new ways to engage with the University community including serving as cochair of his upcoming 25th reunion and participating in the LGBT Alumni Affinity Group. Dodge-Nam joined the Alumni Board in 2012, serving two terms as vice president of engagement/volunteers.

Dodge-Nam is a C-level operating executive focused on midsize media and technology companies. He most recently served as CEO of theAudience, a social media agency serving Fortune 500 brands. Prior to that, he served as the COO of Evolve Media, a 400-person integrated digital media company.

Dodge-Nam holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Chicago and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.