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Alumni Leaders Conference 2017

Couldn’t make it to the Alumni Leaders Conference? Need a refresher? Choose from our archived sessions below:
Videos are from September 22, 2017

Welcome and Introduction (18:29)
Courtney Magnuson, director, regional alumni outreach and engagement, shares a “State of the Union” from her past year visiting with alumni clubs across the nation.

Year in Review (21:47)
Ralph Amos, Purdue Alumni president and CEO, and Marie Foster-Brūns, vice president, alumni outreach and engagement, share the association’s vision and initiatives.

Purdue Sesquicentennial and special events planning (41:45)
Lance Connolly, assistant vice president, special events and executive producer, sesquicentennial, and Kelly Hiller, director of communication, of the Purdue sesquicentennial celebration share plans for the yearlong celebration of this university milestone and ways networks can be involved. There are also special events planning suggestions and takeaways shared that can be used to enhance local network events.

Purdue Alumni Update Branding (37:58)
Gary Melliere, vice president, marketing and communications, talks about the Purdue Alumni branding, membership value proposition, marketing priorities, and how that relates to the clubs and networks.

Serve in September (25:22)
Jillian Henry, vice president, organizational development and strategic leadership, shares about the Serve in September university-wide initiative and other volunteerism outreach efforts and how clubs and networks can engage with their communities.

Gold Status Recognition (6:01)

Scholarship Endowments (21:20)
Marcus Knotts, assistant vice president of planned giving at Purdue Research Foundation, talks about the benefits of creating an endowment at the university.

Scholarship Awarding (12:25)
Malissa Ayala, assistant director of scholarships at Purdue University’s Division of Financial Aid, discusses enhancements to the club scholarship awarding process.

Technology Enhancements (31:02)
Marie Foster-Brūns, vice president of alumni outreach and engagement, gives an overview of some of the new technologies and how the data can be viewed to create a customized approach to meet the needs and goals of individual clubs.

Open Forum and Questions (20:26)