Leila T. Derstine

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Associate Director of Alumni Relations/Director of Intellectual Engagement

Mears House


B.S. Georgia Southern University, Journalism (2008)
M.Ed. College of William and Mary, Educational Leadership in Higher Education Administration (2010)

Areas of Expertise

  • Curate and oversee (in-person and virtual) alumni lifelong learning programs
  • Direct the Alumni Travel Study Program and communicate with alumni travelers
  • Build collaborative relationships with faculty and academic units
  • Support DEI initiatives for alumni constituencies
  • Serve on Staff Advisory Council and Committee on Diversity & Community