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Connect with the Development and Alumni Team

Feel free to contact any member of our team with questions. For general giving inquiries, please call 412-392-3999 or email annualfund@pointpark.edu. Visit the Office of Alumni Relations web page to find out more about Point Park's commitment to our graduates.

*All phone numbers are area code and exchange 412-392-xxxx.

Name

Title

Ext.

Email

Adele Cannell Director of Affinity Giving and Special Gifts 8018 acannell@pointpark.edu 
Nicole Chytil Executive Assistant 8099 nchytil@pointpark.edu
Kristin DeLuca Director of Development and Institutional Partnerships 4777 kdeluca@pointpark.edu 
Jennifer Dittrich Coordinator of Advancement Resources 6162 jdittrich@pointpark.edu
Linda Fletcher Manager of Constituent Relations & Stewardship 8096 l fletcher@pointpark.edu 

Sarah George-Surace

Director of Annual Fund Programs and Individual Giving 3999 sgeorge@pointpark.edu
Courtney Hammond Assistant Director of Annual Fund Programs and Student Philanthropy 8161 chammond@pointpark.edu
Greg Ketteman Director of Advancement Services 4215 g ketteman@pointpark.edu 
Jennifer Moritz Director of Alumni Engagement 4204 jmoritz@pointpark.edu
Sharon Navoney Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations 4205 snavoney@pointpark.edu
Janet Stanley Assistant Coordinator of Development Resources 8091

jstanley@pointpark.edu

Lauren Steiner Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement 4750

l steiner@pointpark.edu

Chytil headshot 1Nicole Chytil

Executive Assistant 

Nicole joined the University in August 2013 as the administrator for the Offices of Development and Alumni Relations. In her role, she supports the vice president of development and alumni relations and oversees the day-to-day operations of the office. She previously worked in the development offices of the Medical and Health Sciences Foundation and Carnegie Mellon University and has an associate degree from Kaplan Career Institute.

Kristin DeLucaDeluca headshot

Director of Development and Institutional Partnerships

Kristin began at Point Park in February 2017. She has 14+ years of experience in the political, non-profit and higher education sectors. Kristin is dedicated to sharing student narratives and connecting donors with high impact giving opportunities. A graduate of Chatham University (B.A. in Political Science) and the University of Pittsburgh (M.Ed. in Higher Education Management), Kristin is also working towards a Ph.D. in Social & Comparative Analysis in Education.  



Jennifer DittrichDittrich

Coordinator of Advancement Resources

Jennifer joined Point Park as the data specialist in August 2014 and was promoted to coordinator of advancement resources in 2017. She previously served as gift entry and donor records specialist at Carlow University. Jennifer earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from La Roche College.

Linda Fletcher

Manager of Constituent Relations & Stewardship

Linda began working at Point Park in October 2015 in the department of marketing and communications. She started her current position in October 2017 and brings years of experience in nonprofit and higher education communications and marketing. She has particular experience using those skills to support development and alumni relations staff. In her current role, she seeks to systematize and modernize the processes Point Park uses to acknowledge gifts and steward donors. She has a bachelor’s degree in English from Montana State University.

Sarah George-Surace

George 2017 headshot

Director of Annual Fund Programs and Individual Giving

Sarah has been a part of the Point Park University community since 2008 at which time she joined the Department of Student Affairs. During her time in Student Affairs, she held a variety of roles that created connections with faculty, staff, and students. She transferred to the Department of Development and Alumni Relations in April 2017. Her years of experience with the Point Park University community will help her to build strong relationships with our alumni and donors as she helps to grow annual giving efforts. Sarah will use her institutional knowledge and connections to further grow annual fund programs and individual giving. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from Shippensburg University, and an M.S.Ed. of Marriage and Family Therapy from Duquesne University. 

Courtney Hammond

Assistant Director of Annual Fund Programs and Student Philanthropy

Courtney joined the team in 2017 and comes with 7+ years of experience working in the non-profit world, primarily in development. She has worked with numerous organizations including Abilities Network, Arthritis Foundation and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation. Courtney is committed to expanding Annual Fund programs at Point Park, as well as developing philanthropic opportunities to engage University students. Courtney is a graduate of Towson University; she holds a B.S. in Mass Communication and Communication Studies. 

Greg Ketteman

Director of Advancement Services

Bio Coming Soon!

Jennifer MoritzMoritz headshot 2017

Director of Alumni Engagement

Jen joined Point Park as the assistant director of alumni relations in April 2015 and was promoted to the director of alumni engagement in July 2017. In this role, Jen oversees all alumni engagement activity, including local and regional programming, management of the Alumni Association board of directors, facilitation of alumni volunteer opportunities across campus, and alumni communications. Jen’s alumni experience includes previously being the assistant director of alumni relations at Point Park, as well as time with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine’s Medical Alumni Association where she built a strong background in organizing alumni events and reunions, as well as student engagement. In addition, she worked with the University of Pittsburgh’s health sciences alumni as an intern and worked for a Pittsburgh law firm handling marketing and business development. Jen earned her bachelor’s degree in communication and rhetoric with a concentration in linguistics from the University of Pittsburgh.

Sharon M. NavoneyNavoney headshot

Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

Sharon joined Point Park in March 2013. Sharon has 30 years of experience as a senior fund development and advancement professional. She has an extensive background in capital campaigns and successfully managed, built and designed lead programs in all facets of advancement, development and alumni relations. She holds a bachelor's degree in elementary education with a concentration in early childhood development from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and earned a master's degree in administrative and policy studies in higher education from the University of Pittsburgh. Navoney also holds a management of nonprofit organizations graduate certificate from the University of Pittsburgh.

Janet StanleyStanley headshot

Assistant Coordinator of Development Resources 

Janet directly supports the director of development resources in managing and retrieving alumni, donor and constituent data in the development and alumni relations department. Janet previously held positions at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Western Pennsylvania. While there, she managed the chapter accounting, database, miscellaneous needs and office supplies, accounts payable, accounts receivable, donor support and volunteer development. She also provided event and fundraising support, was responsible for handling the logistics for all 20 annual walks and assisted with the logistics for other chapter events. 

Lauren Steiner

Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement

Bio Coming Soon!