Penn College Appoints Alumni Relations Director
Cassel had been director of student activities at Penn College since 2008. She began her employment with the college in 2004 as assistant director of student development. She was appointed associate director of student activities for Greek life and leadership in 2007.
Previously, Cassel was assistant director of campus activities and programs at Bucknell University from 2002-04.
As director of alumni relations, Cassel will provide leadership in the development and implementation of alumni relations programs to promote continued engagement of alumni and retirees with the college.
Cassel holds a master’s degree in educational leadership and a bachelor’s degree in interpersonal communication from the University of Central Florida. She has also served as an adjunct instructor at Penn College, teaching a First Year Experience course.
“We are excited to have Kim join our team in Institutional Advancement,” said Debra M. Miller, vice president for institutional advancement. “Kim’s experience working with students in the Office of Student Activities, her interpersonal skills and her knowledge of Penn College will transition well to her new position as director of alumni relations. I am looking forward to her new ideas as we continue to increase our alumni participation and support of the college.”
Cassel’s professional memberships include the Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education; ACPA–College Student Educators International; the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators; the Association of Fraternity Advisors; the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education; and the National Association of Campus Activities.
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