Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, Muhlenberg College
In her current role at Muhlenberg, Rebekkah oversees the entire advancement operation, including alumni affairs; annual giving; leadership gifts; corporate and foundation relations; planned giving; advancement services; donor relations, advancement communications; special projects; and the career center. She manages a team of 47 professionals, and serves as a member of the President’s Senior Staff, responsible for advising and working with the president on the full spectrum of institutional issues.
A native of Hamburg, PA, Rebekkah was a theatre major with a concentration in dance at Muhlenberg College. She received her MBA from St. John’s University. Following graduation from Muhlenberg, she worked in public affairs at Saks Fifth Avenue and in corporate relations and marketing at St. John’s University. After serving as Director of Corporate Development and Donor Relations at the Entertainment Industry Foundation, Rebekkah was named Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations at the Columbia Business School of Columbia University. In September 2008, she was promoted to Executive Director of Development and in July 2011 accepted her current position at Muhlenberg College.