Executive Committee

PCUAD is a membership-driven organization operated by a slate of officers which comprise its Executive Committee.


Patrick Auerbach (USC)

Presiding Officer

2019-2022


Brian Perillo (NYU)

Treasurer

2018-2021


Sarah Cook (Emory)

Secretary

2019-2022


Brandon Buzbee (Denver)

Membership Chair

2019-2022


Donna MacPhee (Columbia)

At Large

2019-2022


Sterly Wilder (Duke)

At Large

2019-2022

Membership

PCUAD's membership includes the leading private colleges and universities in North America.
Each member is represented by its official with primary responsibility for alumni affairs.

American University

Raina Lenney
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Baylor University

Amy Armstrong

Brown University

Andy Shaindlin
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California Institute of Technology

Emily Fischer

Carnegie Mellon University

Cindy Crimmins

Case Western Reserve University

Bradford Crews

Columbia University

Donna MacPhee
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Cornell University

Michelle Vaeth

Creighton University

Diane Stormberg

Dartmouth College

Cheryl Bascomb

Drexel University

Cindy Leesman

Duke University

Sterly Wilder
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Emory University

Sarah Cook

Fordham University

Michael Griffin
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Georgetown University

Paul Lanzone
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Harvard University

Philip Lovejoy

Johns Hopkins University

Susan deMuth
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Lehigh University

Jennifer Cunningham
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Loyola University Chicago

Diane Hren

Marquette University

Stacy Mitz
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New York University

Brian Perillo
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Northeastern University

Rick Davis
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Pepperdine University

Bob Clark
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Princeton University

Margaret Miller

Rice University

Marthe Druska Golden
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Santa Clara University

Kathryn Kale
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Seton Hall University

Anthony Bellucci
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St. Josephs University

Tom Monaghan
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Stanford University

Howard Wolf
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Texas Christian University

Amanda Stallings
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The George Washington University

Matt Manfra
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Tufts University

Bill Gehling

Tulane University

James Stofan
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University of Chicago

Colin Hennessy
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University of Dayton

Anita Brothers
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University of Denver

Brandon Buzbee
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University of Notre Dame

Dolly Duffy

University of Rochester

Karen Chance Mercurius

University of Southern California

Patrick Auerbach
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University of the Pacific

Kelli Page

Vanderbilt University

Graham Stewart
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Wake Forest University

Kelly McConnico
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Washington University

Susan Cohen
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PCUAD Alumni

We'd be remiss if we didn't acknowledge the innovative alumni engagement professionals who brought so much to the group during their time with us.

Tim Brooks
Stan Colla
Allison Dykes
Cristina Geso
Steven Hall
Kristi Hoban
Tara Lang
Chris Marshall
Nicole Meehan
Scott Mory
Gary Olsen
Kelly Redder
Adrienne Rulnick
Bob Saltzman
David Spalding
Gretchen Van Valen
Chris Vlahos

Becoming a Member

PCUAD generally strives to have no more than forty members at any given time. PCUAD's members are all private colleges or universities that have a student body of at least 5,000 students and serve a constituency of at least 50,000 living alumni (including both graduate and undergraduate populations). The members also have at least five (5) full-time alumni relations staff and an annual budget of at least $500,000, including both operating expenses and compensation, dedicated to the central alumni relations program.

The following requirements apply to all PCUAD members:

  • Attend no fewer than two PCUAD conferences every two years (two conferences are held each year);
  • Complete the annual metrics survey and annual salary and resources survey; and
  • Share equally in PCUAD's annual operating costs by paying dues (currently $400 per year).

PCUAD reviews applications for membership twice each year. For admission prior to the annual January conference, please apply no later than October 15. For admission prior to the annual July conference, please apply no later than April 15. To apply for membership in PCUAD, please complete the online PCUAD membership application. All applications are currently going on a waiting list.

If you have any questions regarding PCUAD membership, please contact Brandon Buzbee, Membership Committee Chair.

Membership Application

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