Annual Giving

Contact Annual Giving

Should you have questions or would like more information about supporting AG, please contact any member of the staff.

Bobby Cpin

Executive Director of Annual Giving & Alumni Relations

Bobby joined the development team in 2013 and is responsible for setting and implementing strategy for the annual giving and alumni relations programs, as well as managing the day-to-day operations of both groups. Before becoming executive director, Bobby served as director of alumni giving and planned giving at the school. Prior to joining St. Albans, Bobby held senior major-gifts roles with Georgetown University’s School of Medicine and George Washington University. An avid oil painter, fan of hockey, golf, and tennis, Bobby resides in Virginia with his wife and two children. A graduate of Hamilton College, Bobby also earned master’s degrees from Syracuse University and the University of Pennsylvania. A first-generation American, Bobby is fluent in Polish and Ukrainian.

Bobby can be reached at 202-537-5682 or click here to send an email.

Sharon W. Gibson

Director of Parent Annual & Leadership Giving

Sharon joined the development team in June 2018 to work closely with families on their philanthropic support of St. Albans. In collaboration with her development colleagues, Sharon will strive to articulate the ways parents, grandparents, and parents of alumni may make a meaningful difference in the lives of our boys and strengthen our school.

Prior to arriving at St. Albans, Sharon worked in advancement roles at Georgetown University, Sidwell Friends School, Harvard Law School, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She received her A.B. cum laude in philosophy from Harvard College and M.A. in decorative arts, design history, material culture from the Bard Graduate Center. Originally from Brooklyn, N.Y., Sharon resides in Virginia with her husband and two children. Sharon volunteers as a children’s worship leader at the Georgetown Presbyterian Church and is involved with growing the family activities at the National Building Museum.

Sharon can be reached at 202-537-6427 or to send an email.

Kavon Akhtar

Director of Young Alumni Giving

Kavon joined the annual giving team in August 2015 as associate director of annual giving and has since become the director of young alumni giving. A D.C. area native, he received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from George Washington University. Kavon came to St. Albans from Flint Hill School, his alma mater, where he served as sports information director and then as director of alumni relations, establishing the school’s first alumni reunion weekend. Responsible for coordinating the day-to-day operations of the annual giving program, Kavon serves as a primary point of contact for donors, oversees the young alumni giving program, and supports the work of our dedicated volunteer teams. In addition to his steadfast work in the Development Office, Kavon is a member of the coaching staff for the varsity basketball team. He and his wife, Jordan, reside in Arlington, Virginia.

Kavon can be reached at 202-537-6409 or click here to send an email.
Located in Washington D.C.,  St. Albans School is a private, all boys day and boarding school. For more than a century, St. Albans has offered a distinctive educational experience for young men in grades 4 through 12. While our students reach exceptional academic goals and exhibit first-rate athletic and artistic achievements, as an Episcopal school we place equal emphasis upon moral and spiritual education.