Alumni & Development Team

The Alumni & Development Office is committed to forwarding the mission of Shady Side Academy while fostering meaningful relationships with our alumni, parents, grandparents, and friends. We are grateful to SSA's generous and giving community. Thank you!

Allison Saras

Allison Saras, Ph.D.
Director of Alumni & Development


Betty Herrington

Betty Herrington
Alumni & Development Assistant


Jamie Scott

Jamie Scott '98
Leadership Programming and Major Gift Officer


Lisa Page

Lisa Page
Manager of Alumni Programming & Special Events


Alicia Barnes

Alicia Barnes
Annual & Corporate Giving Officer


Lisa Fisher

Lisa Fisher
Manager of Donor Services


Megan Chasin

Megan Chasin
Parent & Special Giving Officer


Britton Wean

Britton Wean
Stewardship Officer


2018-2019 Blue & Gold Fund


Save the Date!
We need volunteers at the following events:

Parent Participation Challenge
April 1-30, 2019

Grandparents & Special Friends Day
Country Day School
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Senior School
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Middle School
Thursday, April 11, 2019

Junior School
Friday, April 12, 2019

For more information, contact Parent & Special Giving Officer Megan Chasin by email or at 412-968-3015.