Alumni Advancement Staff
Amy Haile, Director of Alumni Advancement and the Annual Fund
Amy Haile began as the Director of Alumni Advancement at the University of New England in March of 2008. A native of Maine with a B.A. from Carleton College in Minnesota and an M.S. degree in education from Simmons College in Boston. Amy was formerly the Associate Director of Alumni and Parent Programs at the Alumni Office at Bates College in Lewiston, ME.
Anne Washburne, Associate Director of the Annual Fund
Anne Washburne joined UNE as the Associate Director of the Annual Fund in February of 2013. Anne grew up in central Maine and holds a BA from the University of Maine at Farmington. She also attended Oxford Brooks University in Oxford, England. Following more than a decade with L.L.Bean, Anne has held a number of communications, event management, and nonprofit administration positions with area nonprofits, including The Trust for Public Land, the Cumberland County YMCA, and Easter Seals Maine.
Lindsay LaPrad, Assistant Director of the Annual Fund
Lindsay started her position as the Assistant Director of the Annual Fund at the University of New England in September of 2011. Lindsay grew up in Brunswick, Maine and graduated from Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania. She also earned a M.A. from Seton Hall University in 2010. Lindsay's previous experience is in public affairs, event planning, and marketing at the Brunswick Downtown Association and the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.
Lora Burns, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations
Lora Burns joined UNE as the Assistant Director of Alumni Advancement in August 2012. Lora moved to Maine after 10 years in Philadelphia where she planned events in the legal industry and also for non-profits including museums and the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce. Lora has a B.A. in Corporate Communications and Public Relations from Drexel University, where she also worked in the admissions office for four years.
Sarah Farwell - Administrative Assistant for Alumni Advancement
Sarah joined UNE as the Administrative Assistant for Alumni Advancement in June 2013.