Matz to serve as Marian's Director of Alumni and Parent Relations10/13/2010FOND DU LAC, Wis. - Stephen Matz will serve as Marian University's Director of Alumni and Parent Relations. Stephen Matz is a 2001 alumnus of Marian University, having earned his bachelor's degree in Business Administration andManagement. "I have always possessed a strong affinity for Marian University, dating back to 1988 when I was in grade school and visited my older brother on campus to watch his basketball games. I donned my Marian sweatshirt with pride then, as I did when I was a student/athlete myself and continue to do so today as an alumnus!" said Matz. "I truly believe that Marian University is on the brink of extraordinary successes and I couldn't be more enthusiastic to assist in the development of that growth and accomplishment!" His responsibilities as director includes managing all Alumni and Parent Relation activities, coordinating annual fundraising campaigns, overseeing the production of alumni communications and marketing efforts and working closely with the Office of Institutional Advancement. Matz brings with him extensive experience in marketing and public relations, having served as the Development Marketing Manager of Koenig & Strey GMAC Real Estate of Chicago, IL, and a Marketing Analyst with Baxter Healthcare International of Deerfield, IL. Matz had served as a member of the Marian University Alumni Board.