Kristen Fossum

  • Assistant Director of Digital Communications
Kristen Fossum

Kristen Fossum joined Mount Holyoke College in 2018, bringing more than two decades of philanthropic engagement, marketing and graphic design experience. Prior to Mount Holyoke, she worked as a fundraising professional across a variety of sectors — including museums, performing arts organizations and educational institutions — and as an independent and contract graphic designer.

A graduate of Ithaca College School of Music, Kristen continues to nurture her passion for the performing arts as a musician and volunteer for the Pioneer Valley Symphony. She also holds a certificate in graphic design from Rhode Island School of Design.


  • B.M., Ithaca College