Angela J. Rentfro Appointed Director of Alumni Relations
January 8, 2008
St. Charles Resident to Lead New Sanford-Brown College Association
ST. LOUIS, MO. (January 8, 2008) – Angela J. Rentfro, of St. Charles, has been named director of alumni relations for the Sanford-Brown colleges in St. Peters, Hazelwood, Fenton and Collinsville, Ill.
Most recently, Rentfro served as director of high school admissions at the St. Peters campus.
In this newly created position as director of alumni relations, Rentfro will be responsible for the creation, evaluation, and overall direction of alumni relations programming for the Sanford-Brown Colleges, including the recruitment and training of alumni relations volunteers, the establishment of an alumni leadership group, chapter leadership committees, as well as preparation and fulfillment of alumni-related publications and services. Her long-term goal is energize the Sanford Brown alumni base and to provide opportunities for networking and career advancement.
"We are thrilled that Angela has taken on this opportunity" said Julia Leeman, president of Sanford-Brown College - St. Peters, "In the past 25 years Sanford -Brown Colleges have graduated more than 18,000 professionals. It's time that we leverage that critical mass for our current and future students."
The offices for the Sanford-Brown Alumni Association will be located at the St. Peters campus, at 100 Richmond Center Blvd.
Previously, Rentfro served in leadership positions in the hospitality industry; as area coach, marketing training manager and general restaurant manager for Taco Bell; and at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis. Rentfro has a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration.
Since 1979, students have chosen Sanford-Brown College for degree and non-degree programs with the flexibility of day and evening classes convenient to both working and non-working adults. The Sanford-Brown Colleges in Fenton, Hazelwood, St. Peters and Collinsville (Il.) offers career-focused training programs in the areas of health and dental care, business, paralegal, criminal justice and information technology, designed to help students gain the specific skills and knowledge that employers are seeking. Programs vary by location.