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Meet the Advancement Team

Members of the advancement team are always available to assist you in your efforts to support the Scranton community.

Leadership Team

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Thomas MacKinnon

Vice President for University Advancement
B.A. in English Literature, Fordham University

Cheryl Murphy

Cheryl Murphy

Associate Vice President of Development
B.A. in Communications/Journalism, Shippensburg University

Rose Corrigan

Rose Corrigan

Assistant to the Vice President

Alumni and Parent Engagement


Maryjane Rooney '80

Director of Alumni & Parent Engagement
B.S. in Political Science, The University of Scranton

Lynn Andres

Lynn Andres '89 P'17

Associate Director, Volunteer Engagement
B.A. in Communications, The University of Scranton

Marge Gleason

Marge Gleason P'14, '17

Alumni Engagement Coordinator/Classnotes Editor
B.S. in Consumer Relations, Syracuse University

Annual Giving


Ashley Alt '09

Interim Executive Director of Annual Giving & Communications
B.A. in Communications, The University of Scranton

Bridget O'Connor

Bridget Chomko G'17

Associate Director of Annual Giving
M.B.A. in International Business, The University of Scranton
B.A. in Communications, Wilkes University


Kathryn Wynn

Assistant Director for Annual Leadership Giving
B.S. in Business Administration, Duquesne University

Alex Maier

Alexandra Maier

Assistant Director of Annual Giving
B.A. in Sociology, Susquehanna University

Pam Gavin

Pam Gavin P'19

Annual Giving Coordinator


Ruth David '14

Coordinator for Student Engagement
B.A. in Communications, The University of Scranton


Tom Salitsky

Tom Salitsky

Director of Advancement Communications
B.A. in Communications, The Pennsylvania State University


Sarah Effertz

Advancement Coordinator
Masters of Project Management, Keller Graduate School of Management
B.S. in Business Administration, Cairn University
B.S. in Biblical Theology, Cairn University


Eric Eckenrode

Eric Eckenrode

Interim Executive Director of Development
M.B.A., Loyola University
B.A. in Communications, Loyola University

Tim Pryle

Tim Pryle '89

Executive Director, PBC and Kania School of Management
M.A. in Higher Education Administration, Boston College
B.S. in Marketing, The University of Scranton

Paul Colaiezzi

Paul Colaiezzi '86

Director of Development – New York Metro
B.A. in Communications, The University of Scranton

Joe Cavanagh

Joe Cavanagh

Regional Director of Development – New York, New Jersey & New England
M.A. in Communications, William Paterson University
B.A. in Communications, The State University of New York College at Plattsburgh


John Zak

Director of Development – MidAtlantic Region
B.S. in Business Administration, Misericordia University

Meg Hambrose

Meg Hambrose '86 P'18, 20

Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
B.A. in Communications, The University of Scranton

Carol Maculloch

Carol Maculloch

Director of Planned Giving
M.B.A., Wilkes University
B.B.A. in Business Administration, Wilkes University
C.F.R.E. Certification


Eloise Butovich

Leadership Gift Officer
B.S. in Art History, Fordham University
B.S. in Italian Language and Literature, Fordham University

Debbie Lewis

Deborah Lewis

Research Analyst

Helen Otley

Helen Otley

Advancement Assistant


Stewardship and Donor Relations

Trish Krisiak

Trish Krisiak

Director of Donor Relations & Stewardship
B.S.B.A. in Marketing, Bloomsburg University

Rose Striefsky

Rose Striefsky

Advancement Assistant

Advancement Services

Carl O'Neil

Carl O'Neil P'10, '15

Director of Advancement Services
M.B.A., Marywood University
B.S. in Human Resource Management, Keystone College

Chasity Whitmore

Chasity Whitmore '14, G'16

Assistant Director of Advancement Services
M.B.A. in Enterprise Resource Planning & Operations Management, The University of Scranton
B.S. in Operations and Information Management, The University of Scranton

Andrea Malia

Andrea Malia

Advancement Services Assistant
B.S. in H, R and I Management, The Pennsylvania State University

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Kelly Smith

Advancement Services Assistant

Conference & Event Services

Frani Mancuso

Frani Mancuso '93

Director of Conference & Event Services
B.A. in Communications,The University of Scranton

Elizabeth Geeza

Elizabeth Geeza

Conference & Events Coordinator
B.A. in Public Relations, Susquehanna University

Peggy Doolittle

Peggy Doolittle

Advancement Assistant