| 10/9/2010 07:31 AM
Dr. George C. Bradley, president of Paine College announced today the appointment of Ms. Tiffany Brooks as Manager of the Annual Fund & Corporate Relations. The hiring of Ms. Brooks was a step toward expanding the Office of Alumni Relations and its capacity building initiatives.
Brooks, a native of Atlanta, Georgia, earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications from Paine College in 2009. Prior to joining the Paine College staff as Admissions Counselor and Recruiter for the Office of Admissions, Brooks served as News Director of WAAW Rejoice 94.7 FM in Aiken, South Carolina.
Brooks is a member of the National Association of Directors, Registrars and Admissions Officers (NACDRAO), Paine College Staff Association, and Paine College Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Team. She serves as the advisor for the Paine College Pre-Alumni Council and Crème de la Crème Modeling Club.
As Manager of the Annual Fund and Corporate Relations, Brooks will assist the Director of Alumni Relations with administering, planning and supervising the College’s overall Alumni Relations program. She will assist with planning alumni events and activities while working to expand the College’s annual alumni giving and annual fund campaigns. She will oversee the management of the Alumni Database and develop fundraising strategies to increase the College’s endowment and endowed scholarship program. Also, she will cultivate relationships with corporations, foundations and organizations to build support for the College.
Brooks believes as an alumna of Paine College she can actively engage alumni of all ages to support the College’s fundraising initiatives. “I am dedicated to advancing the College’s alumni giving program,” she said. “Working with the Alumni Relations and Institutional Advancement staff to develop strategies to cultivate alumni to support my alma mater will be rewarding. I look forward to meeting alumni throughout the state, the country and abroad.”
Mrs. Mildred N. Kendrick, Director of Alumni Relations, commented on the hiring of Brooks, “I am honored to have Ms. Brooks join the staff of the Alumni Relations office.” She will bring energy, enthusiasm, excitement along with the Paine College spirit. I encourage our alumni to stop by the Office of Alumni Relations to meet Ms. Brooks.”
“Participation is just as important as the amount given,” said Brooks. “ I am looking forward to working with the Institutional Advancement team to increase both.”
You may contact Ms. Brooks in the Office of Alumni Relations at 706.821.8247 or via email: Tbrooks@paine.edu <mailto:Tbrooks@paine.edu> . The Paine College Community welcomes and congratulates her on her new position.