Office of Vice President – University Advancement

<a href="/people/staff/wjmcavoy">William McAvoy</a> alt
William J. McAvoy

William McAvoy

Senior Vice President of University Advancement
Office: Higgins House, Suite 5
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5337
Bill McAvoy joined WPI in 2012 as vice president for university advancement, working closely with WPI’s president and the board of trustees to support strategic institutional priorities. He is responsible for all advancement activities, including fundraising and relations with individual donors, foundations, government, and WPI’s 38,000 alumni in 104 countries. Under his leadership, WPI recently completed a $248 million campaign, surpassing the goal of $200 million. ... View Profile

Gina Patterson

Executive Assistant
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5010

Office of Lifetime Engagement

<a href="/people/staff/pthomas">Peter Thomas</a>

Peter Thomas

Executive Director Lifetime Engagement
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6074
Peter is the Executive Director of the Office of Lifetime Engagement for Alumni Parents and Friends. ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/eaalletto">Elizabeth Alletto</a> alt
Assistant Director of Annual Giving

Elizabeth Alletto

Assistant Director Annual Giving
<a href="/people/staff/ejchirico">Elizabeth Chirico</a>

Elizabeth Chirico

Associate Director Annual Giving
<a href="/people/staff/jldaigle">Jennifer Daigle</a>

Jennifer Daigle

Operations Associate
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6089
<a href="/people/staff/mellis">Monica Ellis</a>

Monica Ellis

Director of Annual Giving
Phone: +1, (508), 8314836
<a href="/people/staff/tlmarcoux">Thea Marcoux</a>

Thea Marcoux

Associate Director of International Advancement
<a href="/people/staff/mmaynard">Maureen Maynard</a>

Maureen Maynard

Associate Director Alumni Relations
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5606
<a href="/people/staff/bsross2">Brianne Ross</a>

Brianne Ross

Associate Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving
Phone: +1, (508), 8316751
<a href="/people/staff/avalley">Aubrey Valley</a>

Aubrey Valley

Director Lifetime Engagement
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5697

Advancement Events & Communications

<a href="/people/staff/jjaeger">Judith Jaeger</a>

Judith Jaeger

Exec Dir Advancement/Events Co
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5962
<a href="/people/staff/cmbrown2">Christine Brown</a>

Christine Brown

Production Manager
<a href="/people/staff/ajdealy">Anna Dealy</a>

Anna Dealy

Associate Director-Advancement
Theona K. Scola

Theona K. Scola

Asst Dir Advancement Events
University Advancement
Office: Higgins House
Phone: +1-508-831-5784
<a href="/people/staff/lasjogren">Leigh Sjogren</a>

Leigh Sjogren

Director Advancement Events
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5348

Foundation & Corporate Philanthropy

<a href="/people/staff/eharper">Erin Harper</a>

Erin Harper

Associate Director of Foundation & Corporate Philanthropy
<a href="/people/staff/wking">Wendy King</a>

Wendy King

Info System Support/Grant Asst
<a href="/people/staff/lmlancaster">Lynn Lancaster</a>

Lynn Lancaster

Director of Foundation & Corporate Philanthropy


<a href="/people/staff/lmaizite">Lisa Maizite</a>

Lisa Maizite

Assistant VP for Development
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5073
<a href="/people/staff/bpmcnulty">Bethany McNulty</a>

Bethany McNulty

Stewardship Reporting Coordinator
<a href="/people/staff/skmurphy">Stephanie Murphy</a>

Stephanie Murphy

Dir Donor Relations & Steward
Phone: +1, (508), 8314882

Sira Naras

Assistant Director, Donor Relations
University Advancement
Office: 85 Prescott St 2nd flr
Phone: +1-508-831-4890

Leadership Giving

<a href="/people/staff/dstock">Donna Stock</a>

Donna Stock

Asst VP Leadership Giving
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6073
<a href="/people/staff/malicea">Margarita Alicea</a>

Margarita Alicea

Asst Dir of Advancement Ops
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x4177
<a href="/people/staff/tmbaldelli">Tracy Baldelli</a>

Tracy Baldelli

Associate Director-Advancement
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6021
<a href="/people/staff/pjcummings">Pamela Cummings</a>

Pamela Cummings

Administrative Assistant VI
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x4965
<a href="/people/staff/lferaco">Lynne Feraco</a>

Lynne Feraco

Exec Director, Planned Giving
<a href="/people/staff/mpkushmerek">Michael Kushmerek</a>

Michael Kushmerek

Director of Development
Phone: +1, (508), 8316596
<a href="/people/staff/dpula">David Pula</a>

David Pula

Director of Development
Phone: +1, (508), 8316292
<a href="/people/staff/kerenaud">Kate Renaud</a>

Kate Renaud

Director of Development
<a href="/people/staff/ksharpe">Karen Sharpe</a>

Karen Sharpe

Director, Academic Advancement
<a href="/people/staff/mtorresreyes">Maria Torres Reyes</a>

Maria Torres Reyes

Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6001

Volunteer Engagement

<a href="/people/staff/spasha">Stephanie Pasha</a>

Stephanie Pasha

AVP, Strat Vol Engagement
Phone: +1, (508), 8316620, x6620
Stephanie Pasha has been working at WPI since 2004, and joined the Office of the President as assistant vice president, chief of staff, and secretary of the corporation in 2014. She has worked with the university leadership team and the rest of the WPI community on a number of institutional initiatives and major campus events, including two presidential inaugurations. She was a lead on developing TouchTomorrow, WPI’s signature event promoting science and technology to a broad, public K-12 audience. ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/cwoehrle">Cynthia Woehrle</a>

Cynthia Woehrle

Administrative Assistant V
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6947

Government & Community Relations

<a href="/people/staff/lclooft">Linda Looft</a>

Linda Looft

Asst VP of Gov&Comm Relations
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5570
<a href="/people/staff/msc">Mary Centrella</a>

Mary Centrella

Office Coordinator
Phone: +1, (508), 8316024

Global Strategies & Special Projects

<a href="/people/staff/kbean">Karen Bean</a>

Karen Bean

Exec Dir Academic Advancement
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x4169
<a href="/people/staff/tlmarcoux">Thea Marcoux</a>

Thea Marcoux

Associate Director of International Advancement
<a href="/people/staff/caseed">Catherine Seed</a>

Catherine Seed

Advancement Associate
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x5736

Advancement Services & Information Technology

<a href="/people/staff/ccerny">Cheryl Ann Cerny</a>

Cheryl Ann Cerny

Asst Vice Pres, Adv Operations
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x4967
<a href="/people/staff/kmbadjo">Kaitlin Badjo</a>

Kaitlin Badjo

Advancement Service Gift Coord
<a href="/people/staff/cdevries">Christina DeVries</a>

Christina DeVries

Exec Dir Advancement Services
Phone: +1, (508), 8315000, x6716

Christina Foley

Biographical Records Spec
<a href="/people/staff/eagribbons">Elizabeth Gribbons</a>

Elizabeth Gribbons

Dir of Prospect Mgmt & Res
<a href="/people/staff/jahogan">Jodi Hogan</a>

Jodi Hogan

Mgr, Advancement Serv Ops
<a href="/people/staff/wking">Wendy King</a>

Wendy King

Info System Support/Grant Asst

Kathy Kuhlwein

Financial Reporting Mgr
Phone: +1, (508), 8316740, x6740
<a href="/people/staff/amcmahon">Anthony McMahon</a>

Anthony McMahon

Dir of Advancement Info Tech
Phone: +1, (508), 8315333

Rebekah Nydam

Assistant Director of Prospect Management and Research