Advancement Office

Nicki Smith


Director of Regional Advancement

My career at Alma began in


Educational background

I graduated from Alma College in 1994, with a major in Political Science and a minor in Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution. I earned an M.A. in Human Services Counseling: Executive Leadership from Liberty University and have also obtained a Graduate Certificate in Non-Profit Management and Leadership.

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

In my role at Alma, I get most excited when alumni and friends are able to connect with Alma in ways that are meaningful to them that will have a significant positive impact on students and the future of the college.

I chose to work at Alma College because...

I have a strong belief in the transformative power of a liberal arts education. To be able to return to Alma and share my experience, knowledge, and skills to help advance the college I love is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.