Annie Pontrelli has been selected as the new director of UW Medical Alumni Affairs. She joined the UW on Feb. 12.
Working with the vice president of University Relations at the University of Montana in Missoula, Pontrelli organized the university's centennial celebration in 1993. From 1993 to 1997 she was the university's community relations and outreach coordinator. Most recently, Pontrelli was an account director at the Domain Group, a Seattle direct-marketing agency.
Pontrelli graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in journalism with an emphasis in public relations. She is a native of Missoula, Mont.