Jessica Pagel

Director of Operations and Virtual Engagement

Jessica Pagel

Office Location:Nesvig Alumni Center

  • Professional
  • Biography


  • B.A., Communication, Pacific Lutheran University, 2008

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Alumni Engagement Strategy
  • Event Planning
  • Volunteer Management
  • Alumni Career Planning


As the Director of Alumni and Constituent Relations Jessica is responsible for the engagement of our 40,000 alumni. She works to find meaningful connections between alumni, students, and the mission of the university.


Jessica has worked as a member of the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations team since 2009. Jessica grew up in Tacoma but called Puyallup home, she graduated from PLU in 2008. After graduation she worked at a television station as a production technician for one year before finding the opportunity to come back to her alma mater. In her free time, Jessica enjoys camping and spending time outdoors with friends and family, playing board games, and spending time with her Miniature Australian Shepherd Maddie.