Paula Lee Hobson
Vice President for College Advancement
Paula Lee Hobson provides the leadership and strategic direction for College development; foundation, corporation, and government relations; planned giving; alumni relations; career development; advancement services; the parent and family association; and marketing communications. It is her passion to engage alumni, parents and families, donors, and friends in the mission of the College and the advancement of its innovative FlightPath approach to education. She joined Hartwick’s Senior Leadership Team in 2019 with a distinguished track record as an advancement leader and major gift fundraiser. A first generation college student, Paula Lee earned her BA in English from the University of Oregon and MA in journalism from the University of Nevada. She has worked in higher education for more than 20 years, and the private sector for an additional 15 years.