Stephanie Winkler

Director, Leadership Gifts


In 2004, after being a part of the development department at Carnegie Hall, Stephanie moved to Vermont to begin her career at Middlebury College. She started in the College Advancement Department's Annual Fund office working with young alumni. Three years later, she moved to Leadership Gifts and is now the Director. Stephanie personally works with alumni in NYC, NJ, CT, MA, WY, ID, UT and MT while her team covers the entire United States and Asia. Stephanie also oversees the volunteer Leadership Gifts Committee to raise funds for the Middlebury Initiative.

In her free time Stephanie loves to swim, ski (alpine and nordic), hike, bike, cook, and read on the beach. Stephanie received her BA from Hamilton College majoring in studio art and philosophy and is a 2012 HERS Institute graduate.