• Conference and Event Management Staff

    Meet the Conference and Event Management Staff

    Andrew Spear
    Associate Director of Conference & Event Management

    Phone: 651-523-2167
    Email: aspear02@hamline.edu

    Andrew has a background in events and catering and began in the CEM office in August 2015. Andrew works with external organizations and individuals who are looking to hold their event at Hamline. Andrew also is the direct supervisor of all student staff in CEM, and assists with University events such as Commencement, President's Circle Dinner, and Convocation.

    Amy Dostal Dauer
    Director of Conference & Event Management

    Phone:  651- 523-2707
    Email: adostaldauer01@hamline.edu

    Amy has a strong background in event coordination and planning, having worked at the University of Minnesota McNamara Alumni Center for 10+ years and Northwestern University in Chicago. Amy is responsible for the planning and execution of some of Hamline's significant annual events including Commencement, Convocation, the Tree Lighting Ceremony, Staff Holiday Party, various lectures and more. Amy also manages the daily operations of Conference & Event Management office while partnering with event hosts across campus to coordinate events with external groups, known as Hamline Affiliated Events.