Who is responsible for meaningful alumni engagement? Is it the alumni or advancement office’s role alone to build engagement? In this provocative and energizing event join Dr Maria Gallo, to consider how you can reposition your alumni engagement work to involve alumni directly to yield success. Drawing on the work from her newly published book The Alumni Way, Maria navigates the session to answer this question: What would engagement look like if alumni were true partners in the process?
Dr Maria Gallo is the author of The Alumni Way: Building Lifelong Value from Your University Investment.She is an alumni scholar and strategist with over 20 years’ experience in higher education leadership roles in Ireland and Canada. She is the founder of The Alumni Way Academy, offering programming to foster alumni potential. Maria is also a Visiting Research Fellow with the Centre for Social Innovation at the Trinity Business School- Trinity College Dublin. She is active in all her alumni networks in Canada, the UK and Ireland. Connect with Maria on Instagram and Twitter
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