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Office of Alumni Engagement and Giving
Jen Dittrich
Manager of Database and Donor Services

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.


Barbara Hipp
Alumni Engagement Officer and Social Media Manager

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.

Shannon Josefoski
Coordinator of Database & Donor Services
Shannon joined the Alumni Engagement and Giving team in April 2021 after spending 4 years in community-based nonprofit organizations. She earned a degree in Business with a minor in Civic and Community Engagement from Penn State in 2018. Shannon had the honor to represent the New Kensington campus in Penn State THON, a 46-hour Dance Marathon in 2017.

Lauren Steiner
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.