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Development Staff Directory

Development & Alumni Engagement Staff Directory

Listed below are the staff members of the Development & Alumni Engagement division. Staff members are grouped by the departments listed below.

The following departments make up the Development & Alumni Engagement division:

The members of each department, including contact information and bios, are listed below. If you need help reaching any member of the division, contact the Development Office at
(765) 658-4200.

Development Team


Steven J. Setchell '96

Vice President for development and alumni engagement

Email: ssetchell@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4215

READ STEVE'S BIO

 

 


Steve Trautman

Executive Director of Development

Email: steventrautman@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-6701

 

 


Nancy LovettNancy Wells Lovett '74

charitable Gifts Officer

Email: nlovett@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4214

Travel Region: Indianapolis, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana: Putnam County- South Central- Southeastern-Southern, Kentucky, South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, West Virginia

 


Eric Motycka

Director of Legacy and Estate Planning

Email: ericmotycka@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4216

 

 
 

Scott Stetson '86

charitable Gifts Officer

Email: scottstetson@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4861

Travel Region: Indianapolis, Chicago, Illinois: North, Indiana: Northwestern, Michigan: Lansing- Upper Peninsula- West, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Arkansas, Louisiana, Iowa
Liaison: Athletics

 

 

Denise Gentry

Director of Prospect Research

Email: dgentry@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4206

 

 

 


Erica Riley

Erica Riley

Assistant to the Vice president for development and alumni engagement and director of operations

Email: ericariley@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4255

 

 


ANNUAL GIVING TEAM

 

Rosie BlankenshipRosie Blankenship

director of ANNUAL GIVING 

Email: rosalieblankenship@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4211

 
 

 


Chris Baker

Associate Director of Annual Giving for Alumni Programs

Email: chrisbaker@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4204

 

 


Anthony Baratta '11

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR FOR REUNION AND CLASS GIVING 

Email: anthonybaratta@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4668

 

Chanel BowersChanel Bowers

ANNUAL GIVING COMMUNICATIONS AND PROJECTS MANAGER

Email: chanelbowers@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4064

 
 
 
 

Tammy Gaffney

Tammy Gaffney

Assistant to the Director of Annual Giving

E-mail: tammygaffney@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4085

 

 


Amanda Nelson

Amanda Nelson

Coordinator of Annual Giving for Campus Programs

Email: amandanelson@depauw.edu 
Phone: 765-658-4200

 

 


 Stewardship Team

 

Dawna Sinnet Wilson '82

Director of Stewardship

Email: dwwilson@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4213

 

 


Karen Singson

Associate Director of Stewardship

Email: ksingson@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4349

 

 

  


Emily Chew '99

development communications writer

Email: emilychew@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4659





 

Development Services Team

 

Teresa Goddard

Director of Development Services

Email: teresagoddard@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4277

 

 


Jama HostetlerJama Hostetler

Assistant Director of Advancement Services

Email: jamahostetler@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4897

 

 


Monica Jorgensen

Associate Director For Analytics

Email: monicajorgensen@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4291

 

 


Amy Nichols

Data Integrity Manager

Email: amynichols@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4217

 

 


Sara Tuggle

Gift Records Specialist

Email: stuggle@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4205

 

 


Alumni Engagement Team

Leslie Smith

Leslie Williams Smith '03

Executive Director of Alumni Engagement

Email: lesliesmith@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4863 

 

 

Wendy WippichWendy Wippich '04

DIRECTOR OF ALUMNI ENGAGEMENT FOR Campus and Regional Programs

 

Email: wendywippich@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4098 

 

 


Zaida Benassi '85

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF alumni engagement for campus and regional programs

Email: zaidabenassi@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4346

 

 


Uriah Brown '18

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF ALUMNI ENGAGEMENT FOR Class and volunteer programs 

Email: uriahbrown@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4299


Brenda McBride

SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Email: brendamcbride@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4208

 

 

Deanna (Dee) Wendling

Administrative Assistant

Email: deannawendling@depauw.edu
Phone: 765-658-4209