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Lillian Kivel
Lillian Kivel, 
Global Director of Marketing & Alumni Relations

Lillian Kivel is the Global Director of Marketing and Alumni Relations, supporting the identification and recruitment of talented, motivated students from around the world to join Minerva’s programs and the development of our growing alumni community. Before her current role, Lillian served as Minerva’s Senior Manager of Global Campaigns and a Student Outreach Manager for North America since 2016.

Lillian’s passion for supporting efforts to design quality education systems and structured opportunities for cultural exchange began after studying abroad in Shanghai and Beijing. Prior to Minerva, Lillian worked on the communications team at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. She currently serves on the board of Generation Citizen and as a volunteer through the YMCA in Oklahoma City.

Lillian earned her undergraduate degree in Anthropology from Harvard University.