Talented Program Director with more than 16 years of experience in developing, implementing and managing events and volunteers. Detail-oriented and results focused with strengths in volunteer management and event planning.
Social Media Marketing
Responsible for developing and nurturing lifelong relationships between the University and families, while supporting the educational mission of the University.
Provided two-way communication between parents, families and the University serving as a front-line resource for parents and as liaison between parents and the University as appropriate.
Developed fundraising goals and communication plan to increase parent support of the Mount Parent Fund. Established a Parent Leadership Council for parents who contribute at a leadership level.
Planned, organized and executed Mount Summer Send-Offs, regional welcome events designed to bring freshman families together with current students and alumni. Increasing from 3 to 7 events serving more than 57 incoming families and 200 guests.
Revamped the Final Exam Care Package program; coordinated all aspects of marketing and distribution; selling 200 packages each semester raising $5,000 annually.
Served as Advisor of the Junior Ring Tradition and liaison between the ring
company and student committee.
Implemented Parent Legacy events at Family Weekend and Commencement. The Legacy social at FamilyFest drawing 50 guests and the Legacy Breakfast at Commencement drawing 14 legacy families.
Responsible for promoting the mission of Mount St. Mary's University by encouraging fellowship among her alumni while enhancing the Mount's national identity, building grassroot support and promoting service to the Mount by developing and coordinating alumni programs events and activities to assure that Mount St. Mary's Alumni remain involved in the life of their Alma Mater.
Served as Executive Secretary and liaison between the University and the National Alumni Association. (NAA)
Scheduled and prepared agendas and materials for 3 annual NAA general meetings and for the 8 NAA committee meetings. Recorded the minutes of all proceedings.
Recruited and managed NAA volunteers, including Officers and Council Members, Committee Members and Chapter Leaders.
Coordinated NAA biennial elections and certified election results. Mainstreamed the process from a paper ballot system to a secure electronic system.
Coordinated more than 70 alumni events and activities each year providing marketing support and online event registration for each event.
Coordinated, managed and evaluated traditional on campus alumni events and activities, including Winter Homecoming, Athletic Hall of Fame; Alumni Hall of Fame, Deans Circle of Excellence; Around the Mount Triathlon; Senior Class Send-Off; Alumni Reunion Weekend, Alumni Golf Tournament, Simon Brute Award Presentation and all on campus housing for reunion weekend.
Served on the Universities Bicentennial Planning Committee supporting the Kick-Off Celebration, 15 regional events and the New York City Gala.
Developed and implemented effective ongoing alumni relations marketing and communication plan.
Directed the Mount Annual Fund through the effective use of direct mail, phonathon, volunteer fundraisers and staff in the solicitation of alumni, parents and the senior class while focused to meet the universities goals for unrestricted support.
Led the Mount Annual Fund to record-breaking success three years in a row, raising over $1.3 million annually.
Personally recruited, managed and provided training for Mount Annual Fund Volunteers.
Contributed to the design and content of the Mount Annual Fund webpages.
Directed all aspects of the Annual Campaign including recruiting, managing and acknowledging volunteers; preparation of all mail solicitation, gift acknowledgement, campaign materials, and correspondence.
Planned, coordinated and ensured the success of the Annual Golf Tournament, which included securing sponsors, securing teams, volunteer recruitment and coordination of all contests and competition on the course.
Mount St. Mary's University Committees
Presidential Leadership Committee
Four Words Commission
Administrative Affairs Committee, Chair and Secretary
Effectiveness and Efficiency Committee Co-Chair
Senior Class President
Student Government Association
Women to Women Mentoring, Mentor
Liturgical Lector, St. John the Evangelist Church
St. John Regional Catholic School Board, Member
St. John Regional Catholic School Board, Secretary
Avon Walk for Breast Cancer, participant
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