Interim Vice President for Development, Family and Alumni Relations
Alanna M. Boyd serves as the college’s Interim Vice President for Development, Family and Alumni Relations. She joined the college in 2016, and held the position of Director of Development before being appointed to her current role in March 2018. She has overall responsibility for the college’s advancement efforts, including alumni and parent relations, fundraising and major gift cultivation.
Boyd previously served at the Director of Community Relations at Shady Hill School where she led alumni and parent engagement efforts and oversaw planning and execution of the school’s Centennial celebration. She also served as a Senior Major Gifts Officer at The Trustees and as the Director of Development and Reunions at Harvey Mudd College. She brings to her role at Olin 15 years of broad advancement experience in fields including arts, advocacy and higher education.
Boyd received her bachelor’s degree from Mount Holyoke College and her M.B.A. degree from Simmons School of Management.