Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in supporting Allegheny College. Your gifts make a real difference in the lives of our students, faculty and the overall campus community. If you have any questions about giving to the College, our professional Institutional Advancement staff will be happy to talk with you. Please call us toll-free at (866) 332-3853 or contact our staff below.

Office of Institutional Advancement
Alumni Affairs
Annual Giving
Development Resources
Donor Relations
Foundation & Corporate Relations
Gift Planning
Reunion Giving

Office of Institutional Advancement

Matthew Stinson
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
(814) 332-2843

Sueann Kaster Mercier
Development Associate, Campaign and Prospect Management
(814) 332-2991

Diane Patton
Assistant to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement
(814) 332-5910




Matthew Bocchi ’13
Regional Advancement Officer
(814) 332-5902
AK, CA, CT, GA, HI, MA, ME, NH, OR, RI, VT, WA, WV and Canada
Tiffany Cipollone
Director of Development & Major Gifts
(814) 332-3098
AL, FL, IN, KY, MI, NC, OH, SC and TN
Melissa Mencotti
Director of Gift Planning
(814) 332-5912
AZ, CO, NM and UT
Jamie Plunkett
Athletic Major Gift Officer
(814) 282-6361
Doug Smith
Senior Philanthropic Advisor for the Campaign
(757) 478-7640
DE, ID, MD, MT, NJ, NV, TX, VA, WY, Greater NYC, Washington, D.C. and International

Jonathan Megill
Development Research Analyst
(814) 332-5911

Linda Lees
Office Manager for the Director of Major Gifts
(814) 332-5906

Alumni Affairs

Phil Foxman ’90
Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement
(814) 332-5384

Jodi Mihailoff
Secretary for Alumni Affairs
(814) 332-5384

Sallianne Van Cise Jones ’95
Support Staff/Assistant for Alumni Affairs
(814) 332-5384

Annual Giving

Sara Pineo
Director for Annual Giving
(814) 332-4392

Amanda Allen
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(814) 332-3853

Lauren Kennedy
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(814) 332-5905

Stacey Teuta
Annual Giving Coordinator
(814) 332-4393

Development Resources

Nicholas McIntire
Senior Director of Advancement Operations
(814) 332-2112

Marla Garts
Associate Director of Development Resources
(814) 332-5903

Blair Gleeson Erdeljac ’10
Assistant Director, Development Resources
(814) 332-2700

Donor Relations

Lisa Young Dixon
Director for Donor Relations
(814) 332-6556

Carli Belosh
Assistant Director for Donor Relations
(814) 332-4728

Brenda Malliard
Donor Relations Specialist/Development Secretary
(814) 332-6557

Foundation & Corporate Relations

Diana Brautigam ’80
Director, Foundation & Corporate Relations
(814) 332-6260

Heather Grubbs
Associate Director, Foundation & Corporate Relations
(814) 332-2348

Kate Bennett
Office Coordinator, Foundation & Corporate Relations
(814) 332-3864

Gift Planning

Melissa Mencotti
Director of Gift Planning
(814) 332-5912

Belinda Nichols
Assistant Director of Gift Planning
(814) 332-6519

Reunion Giving

Sally Barrett Hanley ’92, Ed.D.
Director of Reunion Giving
(814) 332-2996