Adrienne Darrah

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Adrienne Darrah

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Biography

Adrienne Darrah is a development and alumni relations professional who has spent her career at several large organizations, including The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the University of Virginia, the University of Oregon, and Penn State. Most recently, she served as the director of alumni relations for Penn State World Campus. Darrah is a three-time Penn State graduate and holds a BA in art history from the College of Arts & Architecture, an MBA from the Smeal College of Business, and an MPA from Penn State Harrisburg. She wants to examine the role of mass communications in fundraising and alumni engagement and how it relates to higher education organization strategies. Darrah lives in State College with her husband Bob who is the director of development for Penn State Libraries and their son, Turner.

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Adrienne Darrah
8 Carnegie Building
University Park, PA 16802
axg130@psu.edu