Anjanette Salmon

Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement

Anjanette Salmon joined the William Peace University Advancement team in June, 2023 to lead broad-based fundraising and engagement efforts.  In her position, Anjanette will encourage alumni and campus partnerships and individual annual giving through personal interaction, work with the Alumni Board, and direct marketing strategies.

Anjanette began her career as a development manager for a community hospital, leading the foundation’s annual giving and outreach events. She has worked most recently as an English teacher in Cary, and as a community and education volunteer in her three children’s schools.  With her husband Mike, Integration Team Manager at CapTrust, she enjoys life in the Triangle, especially traveling and visiting new restaurants.

“As the Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement, I am excited to combine my professional experiences in development and education as I get to know the staff, students and alumni that make WPU such a special place.”


BA English, Boston College

MA Corporate & Public Communications, Seton Hall University

Teaching Licensure, NC State