Ms. Dawn Pfeifer Reitz

Division of Student Affairs

West Chester University

Dr. Matthew Bricketto
238 Sykes Student Union
West Chester, PA 19383

Ms. Dawn Pfeifer Reitz, '91 M'93

Dawn received her B.A. in speech communication and her M.S. in higher education from WCU. Following graduate school, Dawn took a position at Kutztown University as a residence coordinator. In July of 1998, Dawn came back to her alma mater and worked as the assistant director of housing until 2006 when she moved to a part-time position as the divisional grant writer and web designer. She is currently working as an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Communication Studies.

As a student, Dawn was a Tyson Hall resident assistant and desk assistant, the president of the Abbe Society, a member of the Law Society, communications club and RHA. Dawn also worked as a graduate assistant at WCU and was recognized by Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Dawn has served her profession well, taking an active role in MACUHO (Mid-Atlantic College and University Housing Officers) and PCPA (Pennsylvania College Personnel Association) in addition to volunteering in her community and in her children’s schools.

Dawn and her husband Matt, also an alumnus, live in Pottstown with their children, Emily, Grant and Olivia.