Mountaineer Alliance

The purpose of the Mountaineer Alliance is to connect WVU Alumni here in Washington, DC as well as nationally to activate the network of WVU professionals and engage with them and their organizations to build a strong business community of Mountaineer leaders.

About Mountaineer Alliance


  • Create network of business leaders
  • Serve needs of local alumni, WVU and West Virginia
  • Provide mentorship and leadership
  • Create DC as a economic engine for WVU and West Virginia


  • Speaker series
  • Seed funds, incubator and accelerators
  • WVU resources and programs
  • Career fairs
  • Networking events


Upcoming (Check back for dates)

Previous Events

  • MA Kickoff: Building the Steering Committee
  • MA with West Virginia Secretary of Commerce, Woody Thrasher

For more information, contact

Blake Nelson at or (703) 216-8386

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