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Alumni & Development Staff Directory


John Smith, AS'92, GR'00
Vice President, Alumni & Development
(515) 271-2969 

Diane Caldbeck, ED'72
Associate Vice President, Alumni & Development
(515) 271-3153

Pam Pepper, GR'09
Assistant Vice President, Alumni & Development
(515) 271-4558

John Amato
Director of Development
Liaison to the Cowles Library
(515) 271-2849

Lauren Dixson
Director of Development Services
(515) 271-4111

Emily Weaver
Director of The Drake Fund
(515) 271-3155

Elizabeth Kozor, JO'07, AS'07, GR'12
Associate Director of Development Communications & Foundation Relations
(515) 271-2378

Kourtney Kirkpatrick
Assistant Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations
(515) 271-2098

Raynette Meyers
Campaign and Stewardship Coordinator
(515) 271-3754

Doug Lampe, BN'87
Senior Major Gift Officer
Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences
(515) 271-3055

Angeline Hartman
Major Gift Officer
Liaison to College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences and Journalism and Mass Comm.
(515) 271-4050

Andy Verlengia
Major Gift Officer
Liaison to College of Business & Public Administration
(515) 271-2132

Patrick Tomka
Liaison to Athletics
(515) 271-2138

Stephanie Sinovic
Major Gift Officer
Liaison to the Harkin Institute and The Donald V. Adams Leadership Institute
(515) 271-3745

Meaghan Tigges
Major Gift Officer
Liaison to School of Education &
The Robert D. and Billy Ray Center
(515) 271-4843

Nicole McAllister
Major Gift Officer
Liaison to Law School
(515) 271-1877

Brenna DeGan
Prospect Research Analyst
(515) 271-3453

Anna Wernimont
Coordinator of Annual Giving
(515) 271-3704

Erica S. Hartschen, JO'01, GR'05
Assistant to the Vice President
(515) 271-4990

Linda Anderzhon
Assistant to the Associate Vice President,
Director of Development, and
Director of Development Services
(515) 271-3848

Christine DeWall, GR'15
Assistant to the Assistant Vice President of Alumni & Development
(515) 271-4176

Thad Smull
Assistant to the Office of Development
(515) 271-2389


Brian Estrem
Phonathon Manager, Ruffalo Noel Levitz

Alumni Relations

  Dave Remund, Ph.D., JO '91, GR '08 
Director, Alumni Relations
(515) 271-3077


Jennifer Woodley, GR'07
Associate Director, Alumni Relations
(515) 271-1947

Chelsea Ochylski
Assistant Director, Alumni Relations
Regional Events
(515) 271-3378

Kim Wright Jones
Assistant Director, Alumni Relations
Campus and Student Engagement
(515) 271-3935

Nicki Kimm
Assistant to Alumni Relations
(515) 271-2463

Heather Hendrix
Assistant to Alumni Relations
(515) 271-3152


Lori Flaws
Data Analyst and Records Coordinator
(515) 271-3744

Julie Purscell
Records Specialist
(515) 271-2904 

Jodi Hofer
Records Specialist
(515) 271-2364