Meet Our Staff

The Columbia College Division of Advancement includes the Offices of Alumni Relations, Development and Strategic Communications. Click on an employee's name for more information.

  • The Alumni Relations team engages alumni and friends through programs and services that bolster pride and build lifelong relationships through the Columbia College Alumni Association. Our office is located on the Garden Level of St. Clair Hall, Room 11.
  • The Development team stewards all philanthropic gifts and fund support. Annual donor participation through the Columbia College Fund supports the hard-working students and innovative programs that make life better for all who attend Columbia College. Our office is located in St. Clair Hall, Room 107.
  • The Advancement Services team maintains the alumni and donor database through research, gift processing and contact information updates. Our office is located in St. Clair Hall, Room 16.
  • The Strategic Communications team promotes the college's mission through community and media relations, graphic design, social media and CC Connected. Our offices are located in St. Clair Hall, Rooms 7 and 8.

Suzanne Rothwell
Vice President, Advancement Division

Keiyana Austin ’23
Alumni Relations Coordinator

Jamie Brda
Development and Discovery Officer

Kim Craig ’12
Director, Alumni Relations & Annual Giving

Kevin Fletcher
Advancement Services Manager

Sam Fleury
Assistant Vice President, Strategic Communications

Kevin Graeler
Strategic Communications Specialist

Jack Langen
Advancement Services Coordinator

Missy Montgomery '06
Assistant Vice President, Development

Andy Oldenburg
Assistant Director, Strategic Communications

Carolyn Preul
Associate Director, Strategic Communications

Natalie Preyer ’20
Stewardship Specialist

Chris Scott
Director, Advancement

Tasha Shiverdecker
Administrative Assistant, Advancement

Abigail Wade
Graphic Designer & Photographer