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Joanna Bean

Joanna BeanJoanna Bean is the Director of Alumni Relations and the Annual Fund at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS). 

As Director of Alumni Relations and the Annual Fund, Joanna coordinates roughly 30 events per year and works closely with the Chancellor's Office on these initiatives. She is also responsible for campus-wide alumni programming and communications for UCCS' nearly 43,000 alumni.

Contact Joanna by email or by calling (719) 255-3180.

 

Lisa Bartholme

photo lisa bartholmeLisa Bartholme is the Assistant Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. In her role she will work with alumni, students, and campus partners to manage and develop key programs that connect UCCS alumni to each other and UCCS alumni with students or prospective students. The overarching goal of this position is to install pride, awareness, commitment, and ultimately giving back or paying it forward to future generations. 

Contact Lisa by email or by calling (719) 255-3187.

 

Nicole Tugg

Portrait of Nicole Tugg wearing a yellow suit.Nicole Tugg serves as the Alumni and Donor Engagement Manager at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS). In her role, Nicole focuses on fostering strong connections with alumni and friends of the university. Additionally, she supports the Karen Possehl Women's Endowment in building and cultivating relationship to support its efforts in providing opportunities for talented and deserving non-traditional students who have had barriers in completing their education. 

Contact Nicole by email or by calling (719) 255-3764.

 

Kayla Gronseth Boyer

Portrait of Kayla Gronseth Boyer wearing a black suit. Kayla Gronseth Boyer serves as the eComm Marketing Assistant for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. In her role, Kayla focuses on eCommunication strategy, creation, and implementation for campus-wide partners and the Office of Alumni Relations. She also provides data analysis, training sessions, and tactical support for digital communication at UCCS. 

Contact Kayla by email or by calling (719) 255-3683.

 

 

Elizabeth Bunkers

Portrait of Elizabeth Bunkers wearing a black suit.Elizabeth Bunkers serves as the Alumni Relations Engagement Specialist for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. In her role, Elizabeth works with UCCS alums to increase their level of engagement on campus. She connects them with meaningful volunteer opportunities that enhance student experiences, aid faculty programs, and share UCCS’ vision with its network of over 47,000 alumni. 

Contact Elizabeth by email or by calling (719) 255-4051.