University News
For Immediate Release: 
Sep 27 2010

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement 
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712 
(304) 384-6312 - news@concord.edu

Besenyei Named Interim Vice President For Advancement at Concord University

ATHENS - Concord University President Gregory F. Aloia announces the appointment of Alicia Suka Besenyei as Interim Vice President for Advancement.

Besenyei is currently Advancement Development Officer at Concord University and Interim Executive Director of the Concord University Foundation.

“Alicia brings a rich and diverse background to this position,” Dr. Aloia said. “She has shown dynamic leadership and ability to work with the advancement team and we are looking forward to her contributions to the Concord community.”

Besenyei joined the staff at Concord University in December 2009. Prior to this, she served as an anchor/reporter on regional media outlets.

A resident of Daniels, Besenyei received a bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a minor in journalism from North Carolina State University. She expects to complete a master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University in 2011.

“This is an exciting opportunity and I am very fortunate to be able to work with such a great team of people. I look forward to many projects and the chance to further develop relationships with more of Concord’s alumni, friends and the surrounding community,” Besenyei said.

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