INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 4, 2016 - The Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity is pleased to announce the hiring of Robert Nagel (Buffalo '99) as the Senior Director of Alumni Engagement and Housing.
Nagel began his professional career working for Phi Kappa Psi, spending two years as an Educational Leadership Consultant (2002-2004) and later as the Director of Leadership Development (2006-2008). Additionally, he worked in a sales positions, was on the leadership team of a small start-up company and most recently worked in non-profit fundraising for the American Diabetes Association. Throughout his career, Nagel has visited over 100 chapters, working with alumni, undergraduates and host institutions. While working with Phi Kappa Psi, Nagel helped plan Grand Arch Councils, Presidents Leadership Academies and other educational programs.
"Since I worked for Phi Kappa Psi for over four years, I have had the pleasure to meet and know hundreds of brothers," said Nagel. "With the right pieces in place and the right team, we can elevate alumni involvement in our organization, which will lead to an improved Fraternity for all undergraduates and alumni."
In the role, Nagel will oversee two primary areas: alumni engagement and housing. He will be instrumental in developing alumni programming, training of alumni volunteers, coordinating with house corporations and advancing the initiatives of the alumni engagement team. He will coordinate a team of staff which includes the Director of Chapter Advisory Teams, Matt Kifle, the Associate Director of Chapter Advisory Teams, Jared Bills and the Fraternity's Archivist, Timothy Tangen.
"Rob brings many years of experience in working with alumni and donors of Phi Kappa Psi and a national organization like the American Diabetes Association," said Executive Director, Mark Guidi (Virginia Tech '84). "His professional experience ties in wonderfully with where Phi Psi is heading in terms of a service-oriented mindset and culture."
Nagel will begin the role on August 3, 2016. You can email him at email@example.com.
The Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity is a 501(c)(7) association of men of integrity who strive to develop the individual in his intellect, in his involvement in the community and in his faith. The Fraternity was founded on February 19, 1852 at Jefferson College by William Henry Letterman and Charles Page Thomas Moore. It currently has 101 chapters across the United States, with over 6,500 undergraduate members and over 80,000 living alumni.