Kelly Rowley Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations

Kelly Rowley
kelly.rowley@ssw.edu
512-472-4133 ext. 333

In December 2015, Kelly joined the Institutional Advancement team as the new Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations. Kelly will be overseeing alumni activities and events and the Annual Fund for the seminary. She brings over eight years experience building sustainable annual giving and stewardship practices for non-profits and universities. Her most recent position was serving as Development Director for the Sustainable Food Center in Austin. Prior to that role, she was the Director of Annual Giving at the Oklahoma State University Foundation.

An alumna of the University of North Texas, Kelly graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in History and a minor in Women’s Studies in 2010. As a life-long learner, Kelly continues to improve upon her knowledge of development by working toward her Certificate in Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and volunteering with the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Greater Austin Chapter. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys traveling, attending concerts, practicing pilates, and hiking with her pup around the numerous trails in town.