Meet The Team
Megan Corder joined the Alumni Engagement and Giving team in June 2019 with a background in university marketing and event planning. Megan loves connecting with students and alumni to hear their inspiring Point Park stories. She earned her BS in Public Relations from Kent State University and MS in College Student Affairs from Eastern Illinois University.
Jen manages alumni, donor and constitute data. Jen joined Point Park as the data specialist in August 2014 and has since been promoted to coordinator of development resources and again to her current role as manager of database and donor services. She has over 12 years of experience in donor services as she previously served as gift entry and donor records specialist at Carlow University. Jen earned her bachelor's degree in business administration from La Roche University.
Social Media Co-Op Student
Zoe Esperseth is the social media and communications co-op for the summer semester! Zoe is a senior at Point Park having previously transferred from Mansfield University. She has been a member of the alumni office since January of 2020 when she started as a practicum student. Zoe has written articles for The Globe and the Point Park News Service, and has also served as producer and creator for two websites, The Mad Decade Magazine and Connecting Trails Pittsburgh. Upon graduation, Zoe hopes to pursue a career in advertising, marketing, public relations, or sales. Let her know if you're hiring or have any advice!
Barbara joined the Point Park University Alumni Engagement and Giving team in June 2019. She earned her BBA at Adrian College in 2017 and her MA in Higher Education Leadership at Siena Heights University in 2019. Barbara is a retired competitive collegiate figure skater and synchronized skater. She grew up in a suburb of Pittsburgh and is excited to continue her passion for higher education.
Alumni Engagement Officer
Lauren began at Point Park in October 2017. She joins the team with nearly 10 years of event planning and nonprofit experience. Though she is new to her position in the department, she is not a stranger to Point Park. Lauren graduated from the University in May 2012 with a degree in advertising and public relations. Prior to accepting the position of assistant director of alumni engagement she was an active member of the Point Park University Alumni Association Board of Directors where she served on the PART and Community Engagement task forces. In her current role, her responsibilities include planning local and regional events and programming, engaging with current students, and expanding the active Point Park alumni community.