Assistant Director of Development
Corporate, Foundation and Research Relations
Elisabeth Kealy joined the UCLA Corporate, Foundation and Research Relations team in July 2014 as Development Coordinator. In this role, she provides fundraising and administrative assistance to the department, including prospect research, stewardship management, coordination of site visits, special events, meetings and correspondence with current and prospective corporate and foundation donors, and various other special projects.
Elisabeth previously worked for the department of Psychology at UCLA as a fund manager, where she worked with faculty, students and staff with principal attention on contract and grant administration, financial management and analysis. Prior to her arrival at UCLA, she worked for the department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at University of California, Santa Barbara, also in contract and grant administration, and a convenient two-minute walk to the beautiful Santa Barbara coast. Elisabeth has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Art History from University of California, Santa Barbara, and a Master’s degree in Communications/Public Relations from California State University, Fullerton.