Advancement & Alumni Engagement


The Division of Advancement and Alumni Engagement provides alumni and friends with meaningful engagement opportunities which result in the investment of talents and resources in support of Wilkes University. We create exceptional partnership opportunities with intention of directly benefiting the students we serve and the values inherent at Wilkes University.

Our Team

Advancement Team

  • Kevin P. Boyle, Vice President Advancement
  • Lisa Shafer, Director of Development
  • Susan Amendola, Gift and Data Integrity Coordinator
  • Kelly Bonvie, Advancement Communications Coordinator
  • Paige Gallagher, Advancement Coordinator
  • Jerry Rickrode, Senior Gifts Officer
  • Mary Simmons, Director of Alumni Engagement
  • Vera Kowal Krewsun, Gifts Officer
  • Nora Zale, Director of Operations and Prospect Management

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Alumni Website

Visit the Wilkes University Alumni website to stay conntected, get involved, or give to Wilkes.

Wilkes University Alumni