Office of Development and Alumni Relations

The CHSS Development team is dedicated to securing resources for the college and building relationships with volunteers, donors, alumni, and friends who wish to stay well-informed. We welcome opportunities to share the achievements of our college and to help alumni and friends continue or begin their Mason story.

Connect with a member of our team to learn more about how to get involved in supporting our college.



Kevin Augustyn, CFRE

Director of Development

As director, Kevin develops and implements our multifaceted plan to raise funds and he is focused on cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding major and principal gifts from individuals, corporations, and foundations.



Alecia Bryan

Associate Director of Development

Alecia serves as persuasive writer and editor for all CHSS Development communication efforts, especially solicitations through direct mail, newsletters, web-based appeals and philanthropic grant writing. She is also dedicated to improving our web presence, annual giving, and stewardship activities.



Mark Hall

Assistant Director of Development

Mark partners with CHSS departments and centers to plan and implement strategies to raise funds for programs and scholarships. He is responsible for identifying, qualifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding prospects and donors. He is focused on building relationships, improving alumni and community engagement, and helping donors achieve their desired impact at every gift level. 



Marie Connole

Development Coordinator

Marie is the administrative backbone to the CHSS Development team. She supports the office through budget and office management, coordination with the GMU Foundation, Alumni Association, and the CHSS Dean's office. She is focused on event planning, donor acknowledgments, and serving as the college's coordinator for endowed scholarships.

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