Administration

Liz Mairs

Associate Director, Annual Giving and Alumni Relations

Liz works on initiatives related to annual giving and manages the Dean’s Council, the PennDesign Alumni Association, and volunteer activities on a national and regional level.

Prior to joining PennDesign, Liz managed fundraising events and volunteer relations with Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC). From 2006 - 2015, Liz worked at WXPN on the member services team, managing staffing, day-to-day operations, stewardship, cultivation and retention of the station’s 30,000 donors. She also led the annual on-air drives to support the station’s $6 million revenue goal and grew sustaining members from 30-80% during her time. 

Liz has a BA in American Studies from Temple University and a Master of Science in Education from Penn.