Maria Hynson ’15 P’19
Maria collaborates with the Co-Chairs of the Alumni Alliance Committee of the Alumni Board to bring together alumni groups, clubs and affinities, and recruits new alumni groups and affinities to join the Alliance. She is responsible for developing and maintaining training materials for alumni groups to grow their event programming and member constituencies, and serves as the primary liaison between these affinity groups and the College.
She staffs the Chapter Chairs Committee of the Alumni Board, and works in coordination with the regional chapter chairs to coordinate events across the country, and market these events to their constituencies.
Maria also oversees all aspects of the Alumni Weekend, including creating and managing the Weekend schedule and coordinating event logistics. To accomplish this goal, she works with the Classes and Reunion Committee of the Alumni Board, and recruits and trains a staff of student workers to assist in the production of the Weekend.
Maria completed her Bachelor’s degree in May 2015, with a major in the Humanities, and minors in Art & Art History and Philosophy. At Commencement, she was awarded the Norman James Prize for Excellence in the Humanities, received Outstanding Community Service Recognition and won the Gold Pentagon Award for meritorious Service to the College. She is the proud parent of a member of the Class of 2019.
LinkedIn: Professional Profile
Adult Group Leader, Habitat for Humanity Collegiate Challenge/Alternative Spring Break, 2008-Present
Adult Group Leader, Habitat for Humanity Alternative Fall Break, 2011-Present
Alumna Initiate, Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity
Founder, Non-Traditional Student Group
Junior Fellow, Douglass Cater Society
Member, Omicron Delta Kappa
Member, Phi Sigma Tau
Member, Pi Lambda Theta, (Acting Service Chair, Fall 2010)
Representative (Administration), Staff Council, 2010-2013
Advisor and Volunteer Supervisor, Habitat for Humanity Club
Pre-Orientation Group Leader, “Into the Streets”