Development and Alumni Relations Team

Special Notice: Holiday Hours
Campus offices will be on winter break from Dec. 24 to Jan. 1, to reopen on Jan. 2. We will have staff available to answer calls during reduced hours on Dec. 29, 30, and 31 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. (Central Time). As a reminder, if you wish to make a gift to the College and want to make sure that it is deductible for the 2014 tax year, your online transactions must be completed before 11:59 pm (Central Time) Dec. 31. All gifts by check through the U.S. mail must be postmarked no later than Dec. 31. 

Where We Work
The Development and Alumni Relations team works in a suite of offices in one of the town of Grinnell's historic buildings, the Old Glove Factory. Our building is shown above in the banner image in before- and after-renovation shots.


How to Contact Us
Please feel free to call us toll-free at 866-850-1846 or
send an email to alumni@grinnell.edu. Our office hours during the academic year are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (Central Time), Monday through Friday. Our summertime break (June and July) office hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Central Time), Monday through Friday. Our mailing address is: Office of Development and Alumni Relations, 
733 Broad St., Grinnell, IA 50112-1690


Who We Are
Here's a list of the team. Click on our names to correspond by email.

  Jackie Aanes, Director of Operations 

WE HAVE A 

GREAT PHOTO
COMING FOR 
THIS SPACE!         Omar Afzaal '14, Technical Assistant

  Meg Jones Bair, Director of Donor Relations

Jill Beukeman DAR staff photo  Jillian Beukema, Associate Director of Annual Giving

  Buddy Boulton, Associate Director of Development

  Molly Campe '96, Associate Director of Alumni Relations

  Jayn Bailey Chaney ’05, Director of Alumni Relations

 Paul Chrisman '99, Technical Assistant II, Operations

 Michelle CzarneckiAssistant Director of Alumni Relations for Student Programs 

Nate Dobbels  Nate DobbelsAssistant Director of Alumni Relations for Career Programs

  Melanie Drake '92, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations for Admission Programs

  Paige Everly, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

  Kelly Garwood, Database Applications Technician

  Jennifer Gilbreaith, Donor Relations Assistant

  Marcia Grosenbach, Alumni Relations Assistant

  Jim Howard, Director of Principal Gifts

 Shane Jacobson Shane Jacobson, Vice President

Brian Kramer  Brian Kramer, Assistant Director of Annual Giving

 Susan Kriegel DAR staff photo Susan Kriegel, Development Assistant

  Gary Kuhlmann, Associate Director of Electronic Media and Communications

 

WE HAVE A 
GREAT PHOTO
COMING FOR 
THIS SPACE!          Adam LaugDirector of Development

  Sue Martindale, Alumni and Donor Services Assistant

  Beth Meldrem, Administrative Assistant II

  Janet Muckler, Operations Manager

  Joy Murphy, Receptionist

  Nino Parker '07, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

  Bonnie Primley, Alumni Relations Assistant

  Sara Root, Assistant Director of Development Research

Lila Singer-Berk, DAR Staff Directory Photo  Lila Singer-Berk, Assistant Director of Annual Giving for Phonathon

 Mary Stahl DAR staff photo Mary Stahl, Associate Director of Development for Planned Giving

Mae Turley, DAR Staff Directory Photo  Mae Turley, Director of Annual Giving

  Julie VanErsvelde, Financial Assistant III

Vince Walker  Vince Walker, Associate Director of Development

WE HAVE A

GREAT PHOTO

COMING FOR 
THIS SPACE!         Angela Winburn, Alumni Engagement Coordinator

 

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