Alumni

Institutional Advancement Staff

Institutional Advancement

The Office of Institutional Advancement interacts with alumni, friends and the greater community to promote an understanding and commitment to the mission of Albany Law School.

The office encompasses the departments of Alumni Affairs, Development and Government Relations.

To contact the Office of Institutional Advancement, please email ia@albanylaw.edu or call 518-445-3213. To contact a certain individual or department, please use the below directory.

 

Office of Development
Anne Marie Judge



Anne Marie Judge
Interim Assistant Dean for Institutional Advancement
518-445-3219
ajudg@albanylaw.edu

As part of the law school's senior administrative team reporting to the dean, Anne Marie cultivates relationships with alumni and friends to support the strategic initiatives of the school. She manages the Development and Alumni Affairs Offices, coordinating fundraising and alumni relations programs. She oversees the planned giving and major gifts programs, corporate and foundation giving, federal and state grants and government relations areas. Anne Marie has more than 15 years of experience in fundraising, public relations and marketing campaigns for nonprofit organizations. Prior to joining Albany Law, she was the director of development at the Albany Symphony Orchestra and the assistant director for annual fund and special gifts at The Sage Colleges in Troy, N.Y.

Robin Christenson

 

Robin Christenson
Major Gifts Officer
518-445-3207
rchri@albanylaw.edu

Robin cultivates major gifts and leadership annual gifts with alumni and friends of the law school. She manages a portfolio of relationships with our most generous donors to connect their passion and support with the strategic initiatives of the law school. In addition, Robin also works with faculty and staff to develop funding proposals for private foundations, federal and state government. She has more than 30 years of experience, most recently as Vice President of the Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy and as founding Director of the Northeast Health Foundation.

Morgan Morrissey


 

Morgan Morrissey 
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
518-445-3218
mmorr@albanylaw.edu

Morgan coordinates the law school's direct mail and phonathon programs. She also oversees the Student Legacy Fund and compiles reporting on all giving initiatives. Morgan works with the Alumni Office for Reunion giving programs as well as the young alumni (GOLD) programs. Prior to Albany Law School, Morgan worked for the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.

Jennifer Kroez
 

Jennifer Kroez 
Coordinator of Prospect Management
518-445-3215
jkroe@albanylaw.edu

Jen manages the institutional advancement information systems and is responsible for entry, maintenance and delivery of all advancement information. She processes gifts, coordinates reports and acknowledgements, and oversees prospect management. Prior to Albany Law School, Jen worked at The Albany Academies and Albany Medical Center.

Nancy Kelly
Coordinator of Donor Stewardship

nkell@albanylaw.edu

Nancy manages the stewardship program, including endowed fund reporting; annual, lifetime and planned giving recognition; and the annual Report of Gifts. Nancy's skills are used in print, web and video communications across Albany Law School. She brings a wealth of experience in advancement communications from previous positions with Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Albany Medical Center Foundation and the Sage Colleges.





Lynn Holland
Executive Assistant
518-445-3213
lholl@albanylaw.edu

Lynn serves as the chief administrative support person to the Assistant Dean for Institutional Advancement and interacts with members of the Board of Trustees and donors. In addition, she manages the operations of the institutional advancement office including budgets, scheduling, human resources, supplies and inventory. Prior to Albany Law School, Lynn worked at CAP COM Federal Credit Union for 18 years.






 


 

Office of Alumni Affairs & Special Events








Tammy Weinman
Director of Alumni Affairs & Special Events
518-445-3210
twein@albanylaw.edu

Tammy manages a comprehensive alumni affairs program through chapters around the country and the annual Reunion Weekend gathering. She facilitates volunteer engagement programs such as the Alumni-in-Residence program, Alumni Initiative in Mentoring (AIM) program, Recent Grad Continuing Legal Education program and Bar Mentoring program. Tammy also works closely with the National Alumni Association (NAA) to enhance the alumni experience. Tammy has more than 15 years of experience in event planning, and prior to coming to Albany Law, she worked for the Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Kate Gigliotti
Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs
518-445-3220
kgigl@albanylaw.edu

Kate coordinates alumni events and programs with a special focus on recent graduates (GOLD) and students. She also manages the alumni mentoring initiatives and is instrumental in administering the online web community and monthly e-news newsletter. Prior to Albany Law School, Kate was employed by the Albany Symphony Orchestra, where she managed education and community programs, as well as foundation giving.