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Lori McCarel

Lori McCarel

Executive Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations

Office Location: John A. Trinder Center for Advancement
Phone: 757-233-8786
Email: lmccarel@vwc.edu
Department/s:
- Advancement
- Alumni Relations

Having grown up in the Hampton Roads area, Lori McCarel is a 1994 graduate of Virginia Wesleyan College. While working on her degree in Business Management she played Field Hockey and became a founding sister of Zeta Pi Chapter of Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority. Having almost 10 years experience working with non-profits and active fund raising, Lori came to Virginia Wesleyan in August 2007 as the Director of Annual Giving. In her spare time, Lori (Worlds Greatest Mom) is a mother to to her three beautiful children, Zac, Kylea, and Connor who keep her extremely busy through sports, after school activities and fun adventures.