As the associate director of alumni relations at Mount Mercy University, Shafer plans alumni events, manage alumni recognition and awards programs, serves on the alumni board and maintain relationships with alumni. Shafer also coordinates an alumni volunteer program with various campus departments.
Mount Mercy's alumni office plans many regional events throughout the year for alums to reconnect and share memories. With over 5,000 alumni residing in Linn County, many graduates remain closely connected with the university, volunteering their time for events and developing strong relationships with current students.
For more information on Mount Mercy's alumni relations, visit www.mtmercy.edu/alumni-relations.