Director of Alumni Relations
(800) 831-0806 ext. 5293
Gene came to Morningside
College in 1986 as director of
Public Relations following a
career in broadcast journalism
and as director of Corporate Communications for IBP, Inc.
(now Tyson Foods). He is a graduate of Briar Cliff University
and earned his Master's Degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln School of Communications and Journalism. In the late
1990’s, Gene assumed the
duties of Director of Alumni Relations. He is active with a number of different civic and educational organizations. He is also a member of the rock n’ roll band, The Velaires, which was inducted into the Iowa Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame in 1997.
Molli graduated from Morningside College in 2003 with a degree in Elementary Education. After teaching for
3 years, she joined the Institutional Advancement Team in 2006 as a Regional Development Officer. Molli’s primary responsibility is to oversee all aspects of the
Alumni and Friends Telethon.
She recruits, interviews, hires, and manages 30 student callers throughout the course of the academic year. In addition, she cultivates and engages donors
on an individual basis. Molli is
a member of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
Molli (Laing) Ginger '03
(800) 831-0806 ext. 5424