Alumni & Friends

About Us

Have questions or comments for us? We’d love to hear from you. Send an e-mail or make a call to let us know how we can help.

For general inquiries, e-mail us at or call the Office of Alumni Relations at 216.397.4336 or toll free at 800.736.ALUM (2586).

DVitatoeDavid Vitatoe ’00

Executive Director of Alumni Relations

Eric Eickhoff
Assistant Director

Duties include:
• Manage and oversee the John Carroll University Alumni Chapter program
• Coordinate John Carroll University Alumni Life Long Learning initiatives, including the Alumni Continuing Education Series (A.C.E.S.)
• Organize and support the Gold Streaks Affinity Group (alumni of JCU who graduated at least 50 years ago) and their on and off campus programming

Carla (Lauer) Gall ’05
Assistant Director

Duties include:
• Plan and execute Alumni Reunion Weekend
• Plan and execute with collaboration of a variety of campus departments Homecoming and Family Weekend
• Organize and support a variety of Alumni Affinity Groups including WMN, veterans, and alumni couples, and McCarthy Alumni Soccer Game

Michelle Feinberg '08GMichelle Feinberg ’08G
Manager of Special Events

Duties include:
• Plan and execute campus wide and alumni events such as the Alumni Awards Dinner, Alumni Golf Classic and the Muldoon Awards
• Coordinate Presidential events in cities across the country where we have a large population of alumni.

Kevin Hatgas ’02, 10G
Assistant Director for Alumni Communications

Duties include:
• Plan and implement marketing & communication strategies for alumni events
• Manage @jcualumni Twitter account
• Offer communication support for entire Alumni Relations team

Sue Lender
Alumni Relations Coordinator

Duties include:
• Manage all student outreach efforts including Backpacks to Briefcases, Student Mentoring Network, and Meet a Blue Streak
• Serve as liaison to the Center for Career Services
• Oversee and supervise University Advancement student workers

For a complete list of University Advancement Staff, click here.