Doris Confer

College Relations Assistant
Department: Alumni Relations
Office: 209 Business Building
Phone: 814-865-7831
Fax: 814-865-7785


Doris Confer, College Relations Assistant

Doris joined the Alumni Relations team, as the college relations assistant in May 2009. She is responsible for administrative support to the Director of Alumni Relations and the Special Events Assistant.  In her current role, she assists with alumni requests, various events, and serves as a liaison to the Smeal Alumni Society Board’s executive committee.

Prior to joining the Alumni Relations team, she was the lead staff support for the Enterprise Informatics and Integration Center at Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology. Before that, she was a 15-year member of Corporate Relations for the Smeal College of Business. She started her career at Penn State in the Undergraduate Program Office for the Smeal College of Business in 1986.

Doris serves as an affiliate member with the Commission for Women, and volunteers for many charitable organizations including Relay for Life.

She and her husband Carl reside in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania with their two dogs.