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Contact the Development and Alumni Relations team

Yvonne Rainey, Director of Development and Alumni Relations

Yvonne leads the team and focuses on securing philanthropy for the College’s strategic priorities. Please contact Yvonne if you are interested in contributing to Exeter’s future.

Adale Bennett, Deputy Director of Development and Alumni Relations

Adale is responsible for encouraging philanthropic support for the College from individual major donors. Please contact Adale if you would like to discuss making a gift to Exeter.

Olivia Ace, Development Administrator

Olivia’s skills support every aspect of the Development and Alumni Relations team. She is your first point of contact for any questions. Contact Olivia here.

Hannah Christie, Development Officer

Hannah is responsible for Exeter’s regular giving programme and donations to the College’s Annual Fund, including fundraising through telephone campaigns. Contact Hannah here.

Jack Briggs, Information and Insight Officer

Jack looks after the alumni database and processes donations to the College. Alumni and friends of Exeter College should contact Jack to update their contact details or they can update their contact details online here.

Amelia Crosse, Alumni Relations and Events Officer

Amelia delivers our annual events programme, bringing alumni and friends together to re-connect them with Exeter. You can contact Amelia here.

Matthew Baldwin, Head of Communications

Matt brings news about Exeter College and its wider community to our alumni and friends. He is always keen to source interesting features so, if you have a great idea, please get in touch with Matt.

Update your contact details

To update your contact details online click here. Alternatively call us on 01865 279619 or email To view our privacy policy click here.

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To share your news, views or experiences with Development and Alumni Relations and the wider Exeter College community click here. You can also keep an eye on all that’s going on at College through by us on social media.

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