Live Our Loyalty Contacts

Dennis Hunt
Kevin Berry
  • Kevin Berry '90
  • Director of Gift Planning and Stewardship
  • (812) 866-6813
  • berry@hanover.edu
Darleen Connolly
Darleen Connolly

Darleen Connolly

Campaign Associate

(812) 866-7016

connolly@hanover.edu

Biography:

Darleen Connolly has been a member of the Hanover staff since 1991, when she began working in the Office of Alumni Relations. She is also an H C parent (her son, daughter and son-in-law all attended Hanover).

After eight years in the Office of Alumni Relations, Connolly accepted the position of Director of Planned Giving and Stewardship. She now serves as Campaign Associate for LIVE OUR LOYALTY: The Campaign for Hanover College.

Education:

Graduate of Cincinnati Christian University
Abbe Ernstes
Abbe Ernstes

Abbe Ernstes

Director of Leadership Giving

(812) 866-7015

ernstes@hanover.edu

Biography:

Abbe has worked at Hanover since 2005.

She enjoys being on the road telling our alumni what is happening on campus. The best part of her job is hearing stories of the Hanover experience and how Hanover has provided the alumni with the ability to succeed in the world.
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
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