Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

Published January 5, 2012 This content is archived.

Dear University Community:

It is my great pleasure to announce the appointment of Nancy L. Wells as Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations at the University at Buffalo, effective March 12, 2012.

Nancy’s appointment is the culmination of an extensive national search launched in June 2011.  Out of a deep pool of highly qualified candidates, she emerged as the best of the best. Her wide-ranging expertise both across and beyond the academy, her demonstrated record of development and alumni relations success within an international context, and her strategic vision for UB’s advancement all make her an ideal fit for this post, and an extraordinary addition to our strong senior leadership team.

For more details about this appointment and about Nancy Wells’ background and accomplishments, I invite you to view the full announcement, available here.

Please join me in welcoming Nancy Wells to this important leadership role—one of vital importance to our university as together we pursue our ambitious vision of an even stronger UB with an even greater impact on the communities we serve.


Satish K. Tripathi