Giving Staff

Development Staff Directory

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 P'18
Director of Athletics Development
(860) 297-5204

 
 
William Curren '75
Associate Director of Annual Giving/Athletics
(860) 297-5334
Athletics
Alumni classes: 30-40 years out ​
Paul D. Assaiante P'06
Associate Director of Athletics Endowment
(860) 297-2121
Ashley Lee
Administrative Assistant to the Director of Development and the Director of Principal Gifts and International Advancement
(860) 297-2369

Annual Giving

Fax (860) 297-2021
 
William Knapp
Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-2366​

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
​​Erin Pollard
Program Director, Long Walk Societies
(860(860) 297-4229
Hope Wayman
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(860) 297-4058
Young Alumni & Student Philanthropy
Caitlin Claflin
Office Coordinator, Annual Giving
(860)297-2192

Institutional Support

Fax (860) 297-2438

Amy F. Brough
Director of Institutional Support
(860) 297-5315
Ellen Hart
Assistant Director of Institutional Support
(860) 297-4148

 

Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR)


Kristin Bierly Magendantz
Director of Faculty Grants and Sponsored Research
(860) 297-5347 
 
Carolyn Darr
Associate Director of Corporate, Foundation,
     and Government Relations
(860)297-2339
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  
 
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
Amanda Buhrer
Assistant Director of Stewardship Programs
(860) 297-2316


Leadership Giving

Fax (860) 297-4215 
Aliza Elwell
Associate Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-4054
Sean Meehan '04
Assistant Director of Leadership Giving
(860) 297-2334
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

 

Nikia Bryant
Program Coordinator
(860) 297-2186


​Planned Giving

Fax (860) 297-4215

Noelle Beach Marchaj M'13
Associate Director of Gift Planning and the 50th Reunion Program

(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 

Research

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


Ana Arboleda
Research Analyst
(860) 297-4226

  

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