Advancement Office

Krystal Kelly

I oversee the Advancement Services Department which consists of gift entry, prospect research, and donor relations and stewardship. 


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.