Our goal is to build a culture of philanthropy, pride, and trust through meaningful engagement and communications that reflect the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, and passion for Worcester State. We foster lasting relationships with alumni, foundations and corporations, students, and parents of students. 

Camilla H. Caffrey ~ Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations and Engagement
508-929-8141 ~ ccaffrey@worcester.edu

Camilla develops, oversees, and manages a comprehensive program designed to inform alumni and keep them involved with the University through special events, chapter networks, donor recognition programs, class reunions, and volunteer service on numerous committees. Camilla serves as the University’s representative on the Alumni Association’s Advisory Board, a member of the President’s Cabinet, and collaborates with various constituencies of the University to foster, support, and promote Worcester State’s mission through our alumni.

Tara A. Hancock, M.S. '06 ~ Executive Director of Alumni Relations and Engagement
508-929-8869 ~ thancock@worcester.edu

Tara works closely with the Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations and Engagement to plan, implement, and promote alumni programs and events that support the University's strategic plan as well as the goals of the Division of University Advancement. Tara works with the Alumni Association's Advisory Board to ensure strong and productive relationships between its members and the academic and administrative leadership as well as manages and oversees annual alumni events, including Reunion Weekend. Additionally, Tara links WSU students and alumni together for mentoring and networking opportunities, as well as manages alumni-student events such as the Alumni Connections and Backpack to Briefcase Series. Tara serves as a member of the President's Cabinet and is the primary point of contact for connecting departments and our alumni.


Nancy M. Lapriore ~ Administrative Assistant, Alumni
508-929-8141 ~ nlapriore@worcester.edu

Nancy is the primary point of contact for all alumni related events and activities. She serves as the main receptionist for the Division of University Advancement and administrative assistant to the Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations and Engagement.