Institutional Advancement Committee

Mission Statement

As a committee of the Board of Trustees of the University of Pittsburgh, the Institutional Advancement Committee (IAC) provides oversight of the University’s alumni relations as well as the philanthropic engagement of key constituencies including alumni, parents, friends, and institutional charitable funders across the University. Committee members shall provide guidance and oversight of strategies and initiatives related to alumni engagement; donor participation across key constituencies; fundraising capacity; and the overall culture of philanthropy throughout the University. The IAC ensures that this activity aligns with University priorities.

Liaison to the Committee

Kristin Davitt (Senior Vice Chancellor for Philanthropic and Alumni Engagement)

Committee Chairperson

Deborah J. Gillotti