Alumni & Supporters

Staff Profile

Rebecca Stobbs

Alumni Officer


Rebecca works within the NU Advancement team as Alumni Officer (Chapters and International Alumni). In this role Rebecca focusses on developing and managing Chapters and delivering international alumni engagement programmes, including volunteering, events and development.

In 2013 Rebecca graduated from the University of Leeds with a BA (Hons) in Theology and Religious Studies and has worked in fundraising and event roles in both North East England and South Wales for 5 years before joining the team at Newcastle University in October 2018.

Outside of work Rebecca volunteers for International Emergency Team UK, a small charity which aims to deliver humanitarian assistance across the globe.

Work history

  • Alumni Officer (Chapters and International Alumni), Newcastle University
    October 2018 – present
  • Corporate Fundraising Manager, Sage Gateshead
    April 2017 – September 2018
  • Corporate and Event Coordinator, Sage Gateshead
    June 2016 – April 2017
  • Fundraising Administrator, Sage Gateshead
    April 2014 – June 2016
  • Fundraising and Events Coordinator, Newcastle United Foundation
    November 2013 – April 2014
  • Events, Research and Evaluation Assistant Intern, Barnardo’s
    June 2013 – October 2013