Meet our Team

Office of Alumni & Parent Relations


Gina Yazzolino ’96 

Director of Alumni & Parent Relations

Contact Gina about general engagement with the University of Portland Office of Alumni & Parent Relations.

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Marija Hobbs ’98

Associate Director of Alumni Engagement 

Contact Marija about anything related to chapters, reunion weekend, and volunteer opportunities.

Fun Fact: Marija is an avid runner, knitter, and food aficionado. She is most passionate about Latin and Mediterranean cuisine, and she won a blue ribbon at the county fair for her blueberry pie.

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 Bryn Rose

Bryn Rose

Associate Director of Parent Engagement

Contact Bryn about anything related to Parent Newsletters, Family Weekends, and for support with concerns, resources, or questions related to the student experience at UP.

Fun fact: Bryn was a news and weather radio announcer during college. She is passionate about food justice and organic gardening.

Evan Falkenthal

Evan Falkenthal

Prospect Data Researcher

Contact Evan about data management and analytics.

Fun Fact: Evan is a published poet!

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Nancy Nofziger

Nancy Nofziger

Administrative Assistant

Contact Nancy with questions about opportunities for students, Survival Kits, and updating your contact information.

Fun Fact: In the last 7 years, Nancy has traveled to Austria, Italy, Netherlands, France, Germany, Switzerland, England, Scotland, Wales, Israel,  Palestine and Ireland–having never been out of the country before that! Her upcoming trips includes a second trip back to Ireland. 

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Bill Reed

Bill Reed ‘72

Outreach and Hospitality Specialist

Contact Bill about getting involved with Reunion 2022 as a class representative.

Fun Fact: Bill once had lunch with Joe DiMaggio!

Email Bill