Jane joins Wolfson from Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) where she worked in the Vice-Chancellor’s Office, supporting engagement activity and events. This included initiatives encouraging the University’s Honorary Fellows to give their time and talent in support of students and the Roscoe Lecture series, one of the UK’s largest public lecture series. Prior to this she worked in fundraising in the arts and cultural sector for Manchester International Festival and also for Culture Liverpool, working with sponsors and donors across a wide variety of events, projects and venues.
Jane studied English and Spanish at the University of Liverpool, spending her year abroad at the University of Alcalá.
She will be working on setting up a new alumni portal, a project that has been part funded by a grant from the Universities Development Accelerator Fund and developing our alumni programmes supported by Rob Grayston, Alumni Officer, events.
Rob is Wolfson College’s Development & Alumni Relations Officer and is responsible for the delivery of Wolfson College’s calendar of alumni events.
He joined the Development Office in November 2018, and has managed events in varied fields including international publishing, cultural festivals, and charity fundraising. Rob studied history at Aberystwyth University, and previous employers have included ProQuest and a Member of Parliament.