In his role as the Senior Director of Development and Alumni Relations, Geoff Halberstadt leads a team of advancement professionals in furthering the strategic priorities of the College of the Liberal Arts. He stepped into his current leadership role on an interim basis in July 2017 and was named to the role permanently in April 2019. The college has established record fundraising totals under Geoff's leadership, securing an all-time high $136 million during Penn State's most recent capital campaign, "A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence." Geoff's Penn State career started as an assistant director of development for the College of Engineering and includes service as an associate director of development and director of major gifts. A native of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Geoff is proud to be a Penn State alum and also proud to be a graduate of the Division of Development and Alumni Relations' Summer Internship Program. Geoff and his wife, Dr. Lauren Halberstadt, reside in State College with their two children.