Director, Alumnae Relations, Institutional Advancement
Kate Fergusson joined Mount Saint Mary’s as director of alumnae relations and volunteer engagement this spring semester. She comes to the Mount from the USC Alumni Association, where she served as the associate director of engagement programs for over three years. Prior to USC, Fergusson worked in Washington, D.C., where she managed nationwide volunteers in advocacy, fundraising and community outreach capacities for Reading is Fundamental and First Book, nonprofits providing educational resources to underserved communities.
“I came to the Mount not only because of the incredible mission, but also because of the dedicated and passionate community,” Fergusson says. “I’m truly excited about the years ahead and what it holds for the Mount community as we strengthen and grow our Alumnae Association.”
She received her bachelor’s degree in sociology from Occidental College and master’s degree in public administration from the USC Price School of Public Policy. She enjoys travel and spent one year teaching English to adult learners in Quito, Ecuador.