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Patti Frey
Director of Campus Development

610-285-5039 | patti.frey@psu.edu 

Patti Frey joined the Penn State family in February 2016 as the director of campus development at Penn State Lehigh Valley. She has extensive experience in development with a record of accelerating revenue growth.

Frey came to Penn State Lehigh Valley from Drexel University, where she served the LeBow College of Business as director of development and then was promoted to director of development for major gifts in Drexel’s college of engineering. She led and streamlined major fundraising operations and solicited major and planned gifts for up to $1 million. Frey raised $3 million in gifts in less than four years. She accomplished this by designing and launching highly targeted individual donor strategies to maximize the amount of funds raised.

Previously, Frey served as the associate director of development at Temple University, leading annual gift fundraising within the $35 million athletics micro-campaign. She was also the assistant director of development and alumni affairs for Temple University and the Fox School of Business where she created and monitored innovative programing to achieve fundraising objectives. She also served as director of member relations for the Pyramid Club in Philadelphia.

She has continued to remain an active member of various honor fraternities and marketing and business specific fraternities, including Beta Gamma Sigma, Alpha Mu Alpha, Delta Sigma Pi and Phi Theta Kappa.

Frey holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Temple University, with a major in marketing.

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Barbara Hutchinson
Development Assistant & Stewardship Coordinator

610-285-5159 | bhh10@psu.edu