Meet the Advancement Team

Margie Clugston
Director of Advancement

Ms. Clugston has more than twenty years of institutional advancement experience, working in private secondary schools and non-profit community leadership positions. For nine years, she served as Director of Institutional Advancement for Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh, N.C., a college preparatory, co-ed high school serving more than 1,400 students. Previously she was the Director of Advancement for Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, a leading all-boys college preparatory secondary school. Along with experience in educational advancement, Ms. Clugston has extensive community service background as the United Way Director of Washington County, Va., where she worked for seven years prioritizing and meeting community needs through the collaboration of over twenty non-profit agencies. As a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, she has been a Certified Fundraising Professional throughout her career and has been active with the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

Meredith Renfro
Advancement Database Manager

Ms. Renfro has worked in many capacities at Linden Hall since 2011. Currently, she manages the Advancement Office's constituent database and also serves as Summer Programs Director, overseeing our summer camps. She holds a B.S.E. in Elementary Education from Millersville University, and an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University.

Brandi Rice
Alumnae Coordinator

Ms. Rice graduated from Linden Hall in 2011 and has been a part of the Linden Hall Advancement team since 2016. She received her B.A. in Communications and Spanish from Mount St. Mary's University in 2015 and has previously worked in the broadcasting field in both radio and television. Ms. Rice always enjoys connecting with her fellow Linden Hall alumnae, whether it be through mailings, social media, or alumnae and school events and always looks forward to hearing from alumnae. Contact Ms. Rice at