Patricia (Pat) Miller, an employee of the Office of Development and Alumni Relations (DAR) for 42 years, died August 30. She was 59.
According to John Zeller, DAR senior vice president,
Ms. Miller “played an integral part in laying the groundwork and instituting many of the policies and procedures currently in place in Advancement Research and Analysis, as well as other Development units across the University. Her tireless efforts have boosted efficiency and accuracy in managing DAR’s vast prospect pool, ensuring that the University can maintain its fundraising prowess and uphold its tradition of excellence.”
As trainer for the Integrated Database, Ms. Miller trained scores of DAR alumni. She also served as coach of the DAR Buck$ softball team for 36 years.
Ms. Miller is survived by her sister, Barbara; her brother, Francis (Karen); her niece, Lauren Del Valle; and her nephews, Ryan Lickfeld, and James, Kevin and Sean.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Abramson Cancer Center at Penn, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 191904.