Assistant VP of Alumni, Parent & Donor Engagement
Office Location: 514 University Ave
MA, Pennsylvania State University
MCP, Pennsylvania State University
BA, Susquehanna University
Deitrick has been the director of alumni relations since 2007. She oversees the operation of the Office of Alumni Relations to develop and implement programs and services that engage, create value for, and improve communications for alumni and that generate alumni involvement in support of university goals. She supervises three staff members. Together, the team works to strengthen alumni networks, identify and support volunteers whose contributions advance Susquehanna, organize and execute events, and prepare students to become alumni. She is part of the management team for the University Relations division.
Before joining Susquehanna in 2007, Deitrick worked for four years at a local community college, where she managed the operations of a satellite center. She also worked for over 10 years for nonprofit human service agencies in various managerial roles. She has experience as an adjunct faculty member for a community college, teaching a variety of courses in human services, child development and psychology. She has also worked as a contracted trainer providing seminars to many public groups.