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

Baylor University

Amy Armstrong

Brown University

Andy Shaindlin

California Institute of Technology

Emily Fischer

Carnegie Mellon University

Cindy Crimmins

Case Western Reserve University

Bradford Crews

Columbia University

Donna MacPhee

Cornell University

Michelle Vaeth

Creighton University

Diane Stormberg

Dartmouth College

Cheryl Bascomb

Drexel University

Cindy Leesman

Duke University

Sterly Wilder

Emory University

Sarah Cook

Fordham University

Michael Griffin

Georgetown University

Paul Lanzone

Harvard University

Philip Lovejoy

Johns Hopkins University

Susan deMuth

Lehigh University

Jennifer Cunningham

Loyola University Chicago

Diane Hren

Marquette University

Stacy Mitz

New York University

Brian Perillo

Northeastern University

Rick Davis

Pepperdine University

Bob Clark

Princeton University

Margaret Miller

Rice University

Marthe Druska Golden

Santa Clara University

Kathryn Kale

Seton Hall University

Anthony Bellucci

St. Josephs University

Tom Monaghan

Stanford University

Howard Wolf

Texas Christian University

Amanda Stallings

The George Washington University

Matt Manfra

Tufts University

Bill Gehling

Tulane University

James Stofan

University of Chicago

Colin Hennessy

University of Dayton

Anita Brothers

University of Denver

Brandon Buzbee

University of Notre Dame

Dolly Duffy

University of Rochester

Karen Chance Mercurius

University of Southern California

Patrick Auerbach

University of the Pacific

Kelli Page

Vanderbilt University

Graham Stewart

Wake Forest University

Kelly McConnico

Washington University

Susan Cohen

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

Executive Committee

PCUAD is operated by a slate of officers serving three year terms.

Patrick Auerbach (USC)

Presiding Officer

Brian Perrillo (NYU)


Matt Manfra (GW)




Raina Lenney (American)

At Large

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 Patrick Auerbach, Membership Committee Chair.

Membership Application

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