Stacey Lyons joined Mount Holyoke in 2016, building on more than 15 years of experience in managing critical aspects of donor relations and engagement programs for mission-driven institutions.
Lyons previously served as director of stewardship and advancement services at Spelman College, where she supported the successful completion of their most recent campaign and implemented programs that helped retain donors during a period when alumnae participation hit a record high. She has also served in stewardship roles at Emory University, where she received a CASE award for endowment reporting, and Howard University, where she began her development career. She is a veteran fundraiser whose specialties include new program development, special events, and achieving objectives aligned with organizational strategy.
Stacey holds a bachelor's degree in marketing management from Baruch College and received her M.B.A. from the Carey School of Business at Johns Hopkins University.