AboutStaff and Board

Heidelberg University Association Staff

Amanda Rohm Daquila, Executive Director

Amanda Rohm Daquila has been Executive Director of Heidelberg University Association since 2019. Amanda has a strong background in international education, alumni affairs, and nonprofit management. She previously served as Senior Program Director at Cultural Vistas in New York City, an international educational nonprofit organization. She is very familiar with alumni work as she oversaw the founding and development of the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Alumni Association (CBYXAA). Amanda holds a B.A. in Germanic Languages and Literatures and Economics from the University of Pittsburgh and an M.A. in Area Studies from Virginia Tech. She spent her junior year at University of Freiburg in Freiburg, Germany and spent a year as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant at Gymnasium Damme in Damme, Germany.


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Melanie Grossmann, Program Officer

The work of Lisa is now in the hands of Melanie Grossmann. Melanie focused in her previous work on event management and corporate design. On both sides of the Atlantic she organized numerous activities and events for companies of all sizes in the technology, ecommerce & advertising industries. Moreover, she has substantial knowledge and experience in corporate presentation designing, website coordination as well as graphic design.

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