The Development Team

Who we are

The Development Team at St Anne’s is always delighted to hear from alumnae and friends, whether you would like to pay a visit to College, make use of your alumnae dining privileges, change your communications preferences, make a donation to one of our funds, or simply have a chat about your time here.

Director of Development

Mr Edwin Drummond

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 274881
Email: edwin.drummond@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Edwin is responsible for the management of the Development Office, all aspects of fundraising and alumnae communications. Edwin works closely with the Principal and the Governing Body to help secure the financial future of the College through fundraising and development.

Senior Development Officer

Mrs Felice Nassar

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 284943
Email: felice.nassar@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Felice joined the Development team in summer 2020 and has over 12 years’ experience in fundraising and donor relations, both in the UK and Israel. Her development experience is in higher education and the charity sector. At St Anne’s, Felice is responsible for major gifts, legacies and trusts and foundations. If you would like a conversation with Felice about supporting the College, please do get in touch.

 

Development Assistant

Mrs Lauren Mohammed

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 284536
Email: lauren.mohammed@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

 

Lauren joined in spring 2020 and provides administrative support to the Development Office, also assisting with events administration.

Contact Lauren to update your details, book for an event or if you have a query about your donation.

 

Database Officer

Ms Hannah Olsen-Shaw

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 274804
Email: hannah.olsen-shaw@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Hannah oversees the alumnae database and is responsible for development finances, standardising database content, and research. Hannah has previous fundraising experience in the arts and culture sector and joined St Anne’s in 2018. She also chairs the collegiate database Super User group.

 

Alumnae Relations Officer

Mrs Helen Nicholson

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 284517 Email: helen.nicholson@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Helen organises the College’s programme of alumnae events and reunions, including the Annual Alumni Weekend and Gaudy. Helen also works closely with alumnae who kindly volunteer their time to help support students through careers talks and workshops. Prior to working at St Anne’s College, Helen worked in Alumni Relations at the University of Exeter.

Communications Officer

Dr Jay Gilbert

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 284834
Email: jay.gilbert@st-annes.ox.ac.uk


Jay manages the College’s communication channels, including its website, its social media presence, and various College publications. Contact Jay with queries about branding, press, and College communication, or if you would like to suggest an article or supply material for The Ship. Jay is CIM qualified and has previously worked in outreach, publishing and digital marketing in a variety of organisations.

 

Regular Giving Officer

Mrs Rachel Shepherd

On Maternity Leave
Tel: +44 (0) 1865 284622
Email: rachel.shepherd@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Rachel is responsible for the regular giving programme at St Anne’s College including our annual telethon, and gift stewardship. Contact Rachel with queries about any of our fundraising campaigns or for information about how to make a donation.