College of Law

Cathrynn Dupes

Coordinator of Stewardship and Alumni Affairs

Phone: 865-974-6691
Office: Room 248


MS, Communication and Information, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

BA, English, University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Rynn Dupes joined the College of Law in 2006 and the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs in 2011.  She has steadily advanced in responsibility within the department and now serves as the Coordinator of Stewardship and Alumni Affairs. In this role, Rynn oversees the college’s regional alumni events, donor relations and stewardship programs.  She also provides support to the college’s board members and volunteers and oversees other advancement services functions within the law school.

Dupes is a two-time graduate of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, with a bachelor’s degree in English and a master’s degree in communication and information. In addition to her work at the college, Dupes is actively involved in the community through the Knox County Foster Care Review Board and the League of Women Voters of Knoxville/Knox County, serving as president of the latter.