Giving Staff

Development Staff Directory

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Office of the Vice President

Fax (860) 297-2438
 
​​Jack ​Fracasso
Vice President for College Advancement
(860) 297-2134
 
Lauren McGill
Assistant to the Vice President for College Advancement
(860) 297-2134

Christina Posniak
Director of Special Campaign Initiatives
(860) 297-2498
Kelsey Moore
Development Associate
(860) 297-4284

Development Office
Fax (860) 297-2438


​Christopher French
Director of Development
(860) 297-5204

 
 

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Development and the Director of Principal Gifts and International Advancement
(860) 297-2369
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Paul D. Assaiante P'06
Director of Athletic Development and College Relations
(860) 297-2121

 

Annual Giving

Fax (860) 297-2021
 
William Knapp
Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-2366​
Emily Auger
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-4058
Young Alumni & Student Philanthropy
Noelle Beach Marchaj M'13
Senior Associate Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-2363
Class Agents & Student Calling
Alumni classes: 40-60 years out
William Curren '75
Associate Director of Annual Giving/Athletics
(860) 297-5334
Athletics
Alumni classes: 30-40 years out

Allison Grebe
Senior Associate Director of Annual Giving, Reunions
(860) 297-2050

Reunions
Alumni classes: 20-40 years out 

​​Ben Ligas
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-4214
Student Calling & Class Agents
Brittany Toce
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-2192
Reunions

Kathryn Van Sickle '12
Long Walk Societies Program Director
(860) 297-4229
Long Walk Societies

Emily Wanczyk
Communications & Operations Coordinator, Annual Giving
(860) 297-4126
Matching Gifts
Institutional Support
Fax (860) 297-2438
Amy F. Brough
Director of Institutional Support
(860) 297-5315



 


Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR)

 

 

Kristin Bierly Magendantz
Director of Faculty Grants and Sponsored Research
(860) 297-5347 
 
Elizabeth Fitzgerald
Assistant Director of Corporate, Foundation,
     and Government Relations
(860) 297-4287



Development Services

 

 
Jessica German
Director of Advancement Information Services
(860) 297-2495 
 
Joanne G. Biancamano
Manager of Data Maintenance
(860) 297-2368  
 
Lois M. Derrickson
Gift Recording and Data Maintenance Specialist
(860) 297-5167  
 
Nelida Perez
Gift Recording and Data Maintenance Specialist
(860) 297-2338
 
 
Ana Venero
Gift Recording and Data Maintenance Specialist
(860) 297-2404 
 
Cynthia Webber
Gift Recording and Data Maintenance Specialist
(860) 297-4231 
 






Donor Relations 

 

Christine N. Foote
Director of Donor Relations
(860) 297-4246

 
Laura Boucher
Senior Associate Director, Stewardship Programs
(860) 297-2286
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Amanda Buhrer
Assistant Director of Stewardship Programs
(860) 297-2316
Melanie Francis
Assistant Director of Donor Relations
(860) 297-2671






Leadership Giving

Fax (860) 297-4215 
 

Linda Massaro
Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-2329
 

 
Aliza Elwell
Associate Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-4054
Sean Meehan '05
Assistant Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-2334

Adam J. Steinberg
Associate Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-4232

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May Thoong '08
Leadership Giving Assistant
(860) 297-4164 
 
Jennifer Wrobel '07
Assistant Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-4235
 
 

Parent Giving

Fax (860) 297-2021

Kerry Smith
Director, Parent Giving
(860) 297-4076

Dominique Matteson
Associate Director of Parent Giving
(860) 297-5396

 

​Planned Giving

Fax (860) 297-4215

Kristen Blake Gordon​
Associate Director of Gift Planning and the 50th Reunion
(860) 297-2406

Pamela Jarrett
Planned Giving Administrative Assistant
(860) 297-2006


 

​Principal Gifts and International Advancement 

Fax (860) 297-2438


Gretchen Orschiedt

Director of Principal Gifts and International Advancement

(860) 297-4123 

James Ebert
Principal Gifts Officer
(860) 297-2592

​​Jonathan Morales

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Development and the Director of Principal Gifts and International Advancement

(860) 297-2369

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Research

Fax (860) 297-2438

​Steven Towns
Director of Prospect Identification
   and Data Analysis
(860) 297-4270


Michael Regan
Associate Director of Research, College Advancement
(860) 297-4245
Ana Arboleda
Research Analyst
(860) 297-4226

  

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