Meet Our Team

    The Office of College Advancement creates and sustains genuine connections and relationships with Washington College’s alumni, parents, and friends, securing their support as donors, volunteers, and advisers to help the president, the Board of Visitors and Governors, the faculty and staff, and our students to implement the mission of Washington College.

    Vice President's Office

    Susannah Chase ’90 P’20, Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations

    Christa Blick, Executive Assistant to VP of Advancement

    Advancement & Alumni Relations

    John Beck '05, Director of Annual Giving

    Victoria Corcoran, Leadership Giving Officer

    Marc Dykeman M'07, Director of Advancement Services and Strategy

    Sean Flanigan ’15, Athletics Gift Officer

    Nina Fleegle ’06, Associate Director of Alumni and Constituent Engagement

    Trish Hamilton, Administrative Coordinator, College Advancement

    L. Josephine Hawn ’08, Assistant Director of Advancement Services

    Joseph Holt ’83 M’98, Director of Institutional Giving

    Karen M. Jones, Assistant Director of Communications 

    Paula Naegele, Data and Gift Integrity Specialist

    Lindsay Pollock ’04, Development Researcher

    Fannie Hobba Shenk ’84 P’15 P’19, Alumni Engagement Director

    Emily Kate Smith ’10, Director of Development

    Valerie L. V. Stewart, Associate Director, Institutional and Government Giving

    Laura Wilks-Simms P’19 P’20, Data, Research and Reporting Specialist