Alumni Relations

We're Here for You!

The Office of Alumni Relations works collaboratively with the Alumni Association and is committed to helping you sustain a lifelong and meaningful relationship with Stony Brook University.  We offer you valuable benefits, services, alumni career coaching and counseling, alumni volunteer opportunities and engaging experiences around the globe to keep you close to your alma mater.

Janet Masini

Janet Masini MA '14

Interim Director of Alumni Programs

Janet is responsible for the overall development and oversight of events, programs and engagement of Stony Brook’s more than 200,000 alumni worldwide. She works closely with the Stony Brook Alumni Association’s Executive Committee and with University Administration to develop student and alumni experiences that will create and sustain lifelong relationships between alumni and the University. Additionally, Janet plans and implements regional and affinity related alumni activities close to campus, across the country, world-wide, and virtually. She serves as the Alumni Relations Liaison to the College of Arts and Sciences and works with alumni and campus partners to ensure that innovative events and programs are offered to our alumni communities. She manages the Alumni Association’s Student Award Program and the Scholarship Golf Classic.

(631) 632-6212

Kristin Matthews

Kristin Matthews

Interim Director of Alumni Operations

Kristin is responsible for the strategic development of outreach strategies, volunteer management and delegation and implementation of techniques to assist in the management of general administrative functioning of the Office of Alumni Relations. She plays an integral role in alumni communications and works closely with the Association's affinity partnerships, Reunion and Homecoming Committees. Kristin serves as the Alumni Relations liaison to the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, College of Business, Commencement activities and the Career Center. She coordinates alumni corporate alumni gatherings, the University's 40 Under Forty alumni awards program and the Association’s Distinguished Alumni Awards Program.

(631) 632-6130

Kristen Brennan

Kristen Brennan '13, '15

Senior Alumni Digital Engagement Coordinator

Kristen works collaboratively with the Office of Advancement Communications to support a complex communication strategy with the purpose of connecting the University and its alumni through the Alumni Association website, social media pages, e-newsletters, blogs and other digital communication outlets. 

(631) 632-3522

Danielle Engel

Danielle Engel '05

Office Manager 

Danielle oversees the daily operations of the Alumni Office to ensure smooth and efficient office flow. She manages the student support staff and provides guidance on special projects . Danielle works closely with the Alumni Relations Directors and the Alumni Association Board of Directors to support quarterly board meetings, committee work and managing office finances. Danielle strives to deliver a high level of customer service to our alumni, staff and campus community.

(631) 632-6330

Bill Jiminez

William Jimenez MA '16

Alumni Relations Coordinator

Bill is responsible for creating and fostering a sustainable student-alumni culture and  experiences at Stony Brook. He works closely with clubs and organizations, as well as with the Stony Brook Alumni Leaders of the Future, to design and implement student and recent graduate alumni programming experiences. He is also responsible for the Faculty Lecture Series, Alumni Speakers Circuit and Legacy Family engagement. He works closely with the Black and Latino Alumni Network. Bill plays a pivotal role in traditions such as Homecoming, Family Weekend and the Official Stony Brook University Ring program.


(631) 632-4880

Marie Parziale

Marie Parziale MSW '10

Sr. Alumni Career Coach

Marie provides individual career consultation, webinars/workshops and professional enhancement for all levels of our alumni population: recent graduates/entry-level alumni, mid-level and experienced alumni. Marie also works with seniors exploring different career paths in need of career direction (future alumni).

(631) 632-6879



Meet the Board

The Stony Brook Alumni Association is governed by a volunteer board.

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