AU Press Releases

Wellman joins University fund-raising division as gift officer

Lori Wellman has been added to the University Relations Division staff at Alfred University as director of major gifts. She will be identifying, cultivating, and soliciting a significant portfolio of major gifts prospects in support of annual and capital priorities.

Wellman was a regional director in the Office of Major Gifts and Regional Programs at the University of Rochester. Prior to employment in Rochester, she was the associate director of regional advancement at Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, where she also managed regional assignments for Eastern Kentucky’s capital campaign.

Wellman is a graduate of Union College, Schenectady, NY, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in psychology with a minor in Japanese, as well as a master’s degree in business administration. She has studied at Kansai Gaidai University in Osaka, Japan, and is fluent in Japanese.