Meet the Development Staff

The Development and Alumni Relations team supports the needs and priorities of the University through annual, major and planned giving programs. 

Brenda K. Duello
Vice President for Development & Alumni Relations 
Warde 206
319-350-3663
bduello@mtmercy.edu

Brenda joined Mount Mercy University’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations in April 2015. She serves as the Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations. Brenda is a 1996 graduate of Mount Mercy and has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration as well as a certified fund raising executive credential. 

Lonna Drewelow

Lonna Drewelow
Assistant Vice President for Development & Alumni Relations
Warde 515
319-286-4408
ldrewelow@mtmercy.edu

Lonna joined Mount Mercy University's Office of Development and Alumni Relations in 1988. She serves as the Assistant Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations. Lonna earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Mount Mercy in 1986. 

Rachel Lee
Annual Giving Coordinator
Warde 519 
319-363-1323 ext. 1607 
rlee@mtmercy.edu

Rachel joined Mount Mercy University's Office of Development and Alumni Relations in October 2014. She holds the position of Annual Giving Coordinator. Rachel received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Communication Studies from Wartburg College. 

Mickey Northwehr Mickey Nothwehr 
Gift Processing & Office Manager
Warde 206 
319-363-1323 ext.1263 
mnothwehr@mtmercy.edu 
Mickey joined the Mount Mercy University's Office of Development and Alumni Relations in 2002. She holds the position of Gift Processing and Office Manager.