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Alumni Affairs welcomes new director

Alumni Affairs director Karrie Borgelt
Karrie Borgelt
Following a long and careful search, the Johnson School announced the June 30 appointment of Karrie Borgelt as director of Alumni Affairs.� Borgelt, a native of upstate New York and graduate of Hartwick College in Oneonta, came to the Johnson School from Drew University in Madison, N.J., where she served as director of alumni and parent relations. With an extensive background in alumni affairs and development, she is a strong addition to the Johnson School staff.

"My first year at the school will focus on strengthening partnerships with alumni across all roles and locations," Borgelt said. "We also will be more strategic in our collaboration with the Career Management Center, Admissions, and Corporate Relations at the Johnson School, in order to offer experiences that are rewarding to our alumni."

In addition, Borgelt outlined the following priorities for the coming year:

"Our alumni dedicate endless hours to help us provide lifelong learning and networking opportunities, and to identify prospective students," Borgelt said. "With their energy, dedication, and vision, we will achieve remarkable things in 2007."

You can reach Borgelt by e-mail at klb83@cornell.edu.