Meet the Staff

Director of Alumni Relations
Adriane Powell

Adriane has worked at Illinois Wesleyan since 2010. As Director she works closely with the Alumni Association Board of Directors to meet the needs of alumni and keep them connected to each other and to the university. She also manages volunteers in the regional alumni groups and affinity groups, including the Minority Alumni Network and the Pride Alliance Community. She travels extensively to meet IWU alumni and oversees alumni activities. A graduate of Illinois State University, Adriane has a background in education and the travel industry. She has also been very active in the community and on campus as a volunteer.

Office Coordinator
Brenda Milcik
Brenda joined the Alumni Relations Office in March of 2013. As Office Coordinator, she is ready to greet you when you call, walk in the door, or email. She and the student worker staff can help you with questions and registration for events. She is a graduate of Illinois State University. Brenda and her husband have a son and daughter in Unit 5 schools.

Events Coordinator
Connie Vail
Connie began her career at IWU in 2004 after moving from Springfield, IL to Bloomington.  Before joining the Alumni Relations Office in July of 2007, where she currently works as Events Coordinator, she worked in the Business Office as the Students Accounts Coordinator. Connie thoroughly enjoys working with Alumni by organizing Alumni Connection events both throughout the US and on campus. This includes Homecoming, the largest on-campus alumni event.


Student Staff

Anna Moczynski '16

Kirstyn Petersen '18

Sara Dust '19

Josh Immke '19

Ngan Pham '19

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