Meet the Director of Alumni Relations and Giving
Welcome to Jennifer Hodgdon, Austin Prep's new Director of Alumni Relations and Giving. Jen will build upon Austin Prep's alumni programming, including educating current students about philanthropy and the responsibilities that come with being an alum, and increasing engagement across the generations of Austin alumni.
A graduate of Saint Anselm College with a bachelor's degree in fine arts and Spanish, Jen is an experienced advancement leader with a passion for establishing relationships, as well as an aptitude for event and volunteer management.
Most recently, she served as Director of Development at the Lesley Ellis School in Arlington, MA (Preschool-Grade 8) overseeing their move into a new facility, and increasing all aspects of their fundraising and Parents’ Association programming.
Jen enjoys spending time with her husband, two children and two dogs, skiing, painting, and working in her yard. In 2005, Jen’s mural artwork was featured on the ABC series Extreme Makeover Home Edition.