Contact Alumni Relations

Our Alumni Relations staff helps keep the bonds strong between PSU and its community of graduates. Contact us today at (603) 535-2589 or to discuss your involvement.

Alumni Relations Team

Rodney Ekstrom

Rodney Ekstrom ’09G

Director of Alumni Relations
(603) 535-2217

Gale Beckwith

Gale Beckwith ’11

Event and Volunteer Coordinator
(603) 535-2227

Matty Leighton

Matty Leighton

Program Support Assistant
(603) 535-3078

Meet the University Advancement Team

Alumni Relations is part of the University Advancement Team. Together, we work to:

  • engage you in a lifelong connection with the Plymouth State community;
  • enable you to advocate for the University and forge relationships that advance our educational mission;
  • provide opportunities for your direct involvement with the education of students and their transitions to their chosen careers; and
  • invite you to take a direct part in making a Plymouth State education available to current and future generations of students through your personal gifts.

University Advancement


Paula Lee Hobson

Vice President for University Advancement
(603) 535-2131 or


Tina Coit

Program Support Assistant
(603) 535-2131 or

Advancement Services


Diane Tiffany ’76

Donor Relations Manager
(603) 535-2592 or


Jennifer Hall ’85

Advancement Services Specialist
(603) 535-2219 or

Annual Fund

Brenda Shively

Brenda Shively ’13

Assistant Director of the Annual Fund
(603) 535-2590 or

Major Gifts

Laure Morris

Assistant Vice President
for University Advancement
and Director of Major Gifts
(603) 535-2952 or

John Scheinman

Director of Development
(603) 535-2805 or

Marketing Communications and Creative Services

Ava Tyler

Ava Tyler ‘14

Assistant Director
(603) 535-2888 or

Daphne Bruemmer

Daphne Bruemmer ’98

Senior Graphic Designer
(603) 535-2200 or

Ian Halter

Ian Halter

(603) 535-3057 or