Contact Us

The Office of Alumni & Family Engagement makes connections within the Denison family alumni, parents, friends, students and faculty/staff — all of you are important to us. Our goals are to connect Denisonians with each other and to strengthen your relationship with the college. We accomplish these goals through programs and events involving your classmates, friends, and peers.

We invite you to visit us in our offices on the second floor of the Sigma Chi fraternity house.


877-336-8648, Option 4 (toll-free)
740-587-5659 (local)


Campus Location:
Burton D. Morgan Center, Suite 415

Shipping Address:
Office of Alumni & Family Engagement
Denison University
100 West College Street
Granville, OH 43023

Mailing Address:
Office of Alumni & Family Engagement
Denison University
P.O. Box 1831
Granville OH 43023-1831


  • Mary Frazell '79

    Director of Alumni and Family Engagement
    B.A., Denison University

    Began at Denison: 1997
  • Jack Hire

    Jack Hire '74

    Senior Writer
    B.S., Ohio State University

    Began at Denison: 1974
  • Kristy Barngrover Clear

    Kristy Barngrover Clear '10

    Associate Director
    B.A., Denison University; M.Ed., Ohio University

    Began at Denison: 2016
  • Jen Beckner Steurer '00

    Reunion Coordinator
    B.A., Denison University

    Began at Denison: 2000
  • Tara Gordon

    Assistant to the Director

    Began at Denison: 2009
  • Alexa Peterson

    Administrative Assistant (part-time)
    Associate's Degree, Brigham Young University

    Began at Denison: 2015
  • Benjamin Lewis '16

    Presidential Fellow
    B.A., Denison University

    Began at Denison: 2016
  • Portrait of Simran Ali

    Simran Ali '19

    Student Staff
    Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
    Campus Involvement: Resident Assistant
  • Maddy Bellman '18

    Student Staff
    Major: English-Creative Writing
    Hometown: Clarendon Hills, Illinois
    Campus Involvement: Theatre Construction Crew; Denison Feminists; Creative Writing Club
  • Vanessa Gibson ’17

    Student Staff
    Major: Psychology
    Hometown: Pickerington, Ohio
    Campus Involvement: Resident Assistant; Black Student Union; Singer’s Theatre Workshop; Denison Theatre Department; Tehillah (Denison’s Gospel A Capella Group); Admissions Office Host; Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Hunter Janness '17

    Student Staff
    Major: Economics
    Minor: Vocal Performance / French
    Hometown: Troy, Michigan
    Campus Involvement: The Denison Hilltoppers; Resident Assistant; the Bullsheet; Denison Independent Theatre Association; Big Brothers Big Sisters; Homelessness and Hunger; Singers Theatre Workshop; Brass Ensemble (tuba)
  • Madlyn Lahoud '17

    Student Staff
    Major: Education
    Minor: History
    Hometown: Westlake, Ohio
    Campus Involvement: Denison Student Alumni Association; Kappa Kappa Gamma; Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Ani Metzger '17

    Student Staff
    Major: Communication
    Hometown: North Canton, Ohio
    Campus Involvement: Sustained Dialogue; FIRE-Denison; Big Brothers Big Sisters; Gospel Choir; August Orientation Leader; Reunion Crew
  • Michelle Petersen '17

    Student Staff
    Major: Psychology
    Hometown: Rochester, New York
    Campus Involvement: Delta Delta Delta
  • Helen Vaquero '17

    Student Staff
    Major: Communication; Spanish
    Hometown: Los Angeles, California
    Campus Involvement: Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Inc.; Tertulia Leader for Spanish Department