Advancement Office

Krystal Kelly

I am responsible for carrying out the college’s donor stewardship plan.  This includes donor recognition through events, acknowledgements, and giving societies.  My job is to make sure all of our donors feel appreciated for their generosity to Alma College.


Director of Advancement Services

My career at Alma began in


Educational background

I earned a B.S. in political science and legal studies in 2004 and a Master of Science in Administration with a concentration in philanthropy and fundraising in 2017, both from Central Michigan University. 

In my role at Alma, I get most excited when...

fall arrives and Homecoming is near. The energy that our loyal alumni bring to campus is palpable. I enjoy showcasing recent campus improvements to visitors who haven’t been on campus in years. We have so much to celebrate!

What I love most about Alma College is...

the close-knit atmosphere of campus. I am also grateful for the cultural opportunities the college offers our community.

I chose to work at Alma College because...

I love the energy of the campus. Scottish traditions combined with a liberal arts setting is a unique blend that you can’t find anywhere else.