Kathleen Johnston, a 2007 graduate of Human Ecology, joined the College of Human Ecology Alumni Affairs and Development team in 2018 as the Associate Director/Major Gifts Officer. In her role, she works to inspire alumni, parents, and friends to support the College's priorities and programs and strengthen their connection to the College.
Prior to joining the Human Ecology Alumni Affairs and Development group, Kathleen was an Annual Fund officer for the Samuel Curtis Johnston Graduate School of Management, overseeing Cornell MBA student campaigns. Most recently, Kathleen was a part of the Cornell Athletics Development team. She was responsible for generating philanthropic dollars to support Cornell Athletics and Physical Education and she worked closely with volunteers serving as a department liaison for several sport specific alumni associations.