Alumni Staff

Miranda Maxwell
Miranda Maxwell

Miranda Maxwell '01

Senior Director of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving

(812) 866-7034

maxwellm@hanover.edu

Biography:

Prior to joining the Hanover College staff in 2010, Miranda worked with numerous community-based nonprofits as a fundraiser and consultant, with a focus on grant development. She served as the director of the Hanover Fund until June of 2014 and now serves as the senior director of alumni engagement and annual giving. In her current role, she is responsible for ensuring alumni have meaningful opportunities to support the mission of Hanover College through volunteerism, giving and advocacy.

Miranda lives in downtown Madison with her husband Jason '98 and their two sons, Jack and Jude.

Education:

B.A. Hanover College, English
Ellen Bare
Ellen Bare

Ellen Bare '86

Annual Giving Coordinator

(812) 866-7007

bare@hanover.edu

Biography:

Ellen has been with the college for nine years and currently serves as the annual giving coordinator. She assists the senior director of alumni engagement and annual giving in implementing fundraising programs that reach out to all of the College's constituencies; Ellen also administrates the Electronic Funds Transfer program.

She resides in the town of Hanover, Ind. with her husband Ed. She has four children and six grandchildren. In the fall, you'll find her tailgating at Hanover football games serving "Ed's Chili" to all who stop by their tailgate spot. Go Panthers!

Education:

Southeastern Indiana Technical College
Christy Hughes
Christy Hughes

Christy Hughes

Alumni Engagement Assistant

(812) 866-7012

hughes@hanover.edu

Biography:

Christy Hughes came to Hanover in 2008 with a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Ball State University. She also holds a degree in the medical and legal secretarial fields.

Prior to joining Hanover's staff, Hughes worked as an online educational advisor in Indianapolis, where she assisted individuals seeking degrees or professional certificates entirely through distance learning.

At Hanover, Christy assists in the implementation of on-and off-campus activities such as Homecoming/Class Reunions, Hanover Day at Churchill Downs, Pub Night, and Senior Banquet. She is also responsible for the Alumni Advantage ID Card and coordinates the Legacy Outreach Program, License Plate Program and merchandise marketing and distribution. Christy also provides administrative support in the day-to-day operations for the Alumni Engagement Office.

Originally from Crawfordsville, Ind., Christy and her husband, Dan, live in Madison, Ind., and are the parents of three children, Jessica, Corbin and Grayson.

Education:

Ball State University
Ann Inman
Ann Inman

Ann Inman '86

Director of Alumni Engagement

(812) 866-7013

inmana@hanover.edu

Biography:

Before returning to Hanover in 2000, Ann Inman worked in student affairs for 13 years at Grand Valley State University, Texas A&M University and Eastern Illinois University.

A volunteer for the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) for 17 years, she served as Great Lakes Regional Coordinator from 1998-2000.

Among other Hanover-related activities, Inman is executive director of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, works with reunion and alumni events on- and off-campus, and advises senior committee.

She lives on campus with her children, Max and Britt. Inman loves taking frequent walks featuring the most breathtaking view to be found on any college campus, as well as traveling, sailing, reading, and visiting family and friends.

Education:

B.A., Hanover College, English, 1986
M.S.Ed., Eastern Illinois University, college student personnel
Jean Ozols
Jean Ozols

Jean Ozols '77

Director of the James Blythe Presidents' Club and Reunion Giving

(812) 866-7111

ozols@hanover.edu

Biography:

Jean Ross Ozols '77 currently serves as director of The James Blythe Presidents' Club and Reunion Giving for the College's Office of Alumni Engagement. Her previous positions include serving as director of leadership giving for the College, director of resource development for the United Way of Bartholomew County, director of staffing and volunteer engagement at kidscommons Children's Museum, Columbus, Ind., director of the United Way of Bartholomew County Volunteer Action Center, membership director of the Columbus (Ind.) Area Chamber of Commerce and legislative assistant for the Indiana House of Representatives Republican Caucus.

Jean's responsibilities within the Office of Alumni Engagement include directing and leading The James Blythe Presidents' Club and annual reunion giving programs. She joined the Hanover College staff October 2011.

Education:

B.A. Hanover College, History
Certification IUPUI School and Public and Environmental Affairs