Tracey Rutledge has joined the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry in the position of Executive Director, Alumni Relations and Development.
This new role has been established to build upon and strengthen the current alumni relations and development portfolio at the School, including Robarts Research Institute. With a mandate to increase personal outreach to alumni and successfully secure $145 million as part of Western University's Be Extraordinary Campaign, Tracey will lead the alumni relations and development team, strategize with senior leaders and spearhead a revitalized program. In her role she will also create an even stronger link with Western's senior fundraising team and colleagues across the campus.
Tracey brings to the role her extensive experience in building support and strong public relations within postsecondary and health care settings. She most recently served as the Executive Director of the Brescia University College Foundation. Previous to March 2011 and her work with Brescia, she provided strategic leadership for Women's College Hospital Foundation serving as vice president and acting president, as well as numerous organizations through her own consulting business.