Election Candidate Bios
Candidate for Alumni Council
Kevin J. Kalis C’99
Ellicott City, MD
B.A., Rhetoric & Communications
Private Banker, PNC Wealth Management
Mount Activities Include:
Maggie’s Mounties Polar Bear Plunge Team, Founder & Team Captain
Baltimore Chapter Golf Tournament, Former 2-time Chairman
Mount Annual Fund, Class of 1999 Agent
Leader, Mount Alumni Baltimore Chapter
While a student, Kevin was involved in numerous extracurricular activities. He was Senior Class President, General Manager of the Mount’s radio station, & Spirit Chair of the Student Government Association. As a student leader, Kevin was committed to his classmates & the overall well being of the Mount. Kevin was also a Legacy student, following in the footsteps of his father, Jay Kalis C’69.
For the past 6 years, Kevin & his family have pioneered a Polar Bear Plunge team for Special Olympics Maryland called “Maggie’s Mounties,” honoring their daughter, Maggie, who was born w/ Down Syndrome. Through the years, their team, which is comprised primarily of former & current Mount students, has raised close to $250,000 for the Charity.
Kevin & his wife, Annie Stocker Kalis C’00, have 3 children. Maggie (6), Molly (5), & Ben (3).
“I would like to be elected to this position because I believe that the Mount was not just a chapter in my life, but an ongoing story for my family & me. The friendships & life experiences I received while at the Mount have molded me into the person that I am today. For me, the Mount has always been more than just a school, it has been a passion and a tradition, and I look forward to being a part of helping to cultivate it’s future!”