Office of Development and Alumni Relations

At Sierra Nevada College, the Office of Development and Alumni Relations serves to engage alumni, parents, friends, and organizations in supporting the institution’s mission of educating students to be “scholars of and contributors to a sustainable world” —reinforcing an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes four core themes which combine liberal arts, professional preparedness, entrepreneurial thinking, and sustainability.

Guided by the College’s strategic priorities, the Office of Development and Alumni Relations collaborates with the entire College community to support the students, faculty, staff, programs and initiatives that make Sierra Nevada College a world class institution of higher education.

The Office of Development and Alumni Relations Team

Rachelle Pellissier Senior Director of Development
Phone: 775-831-1314 x7528

Vance Peterson Interim Vice President for Development
Phone: 775-831-1314 x7531

Barbara Alvarez Director of Corporate and Foundations Relations
Phone: 775-831-1314 x 7542

Phone: 775-831-1314 x7589

Jennifer Johnson Director of Event and External Relations; Assistant Director of Alumni/Parent Relations
Phone: 775-831-1314 x7576

Annamarie Jones Director of Assessment and Institutional Research
Phone: 775-831-1314 x7589

Dianne Severance Director of Grants and Sponsor Programs
Phone: 775-831-1314 x7522 Fax: 775-832-1679

James Uyeda Director of Annual Giving and Alumni/Parent Relations
Phone: 775-831-1314 x7510

The Office of Development and Alumni Relations

Sierra Nevada College
999 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, Nevada 89451
PHONE: 775-881-7589
FAX: 775-832-6126