Elizabeth (Beth) Halloran, MBA

Executive Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer

Elizabeth (Beth) Halloran holds primary strategic and oversight responsibility for the University's development, alumnae relations and marketing and communications teams.

Halloran brings significant experience and a highly successful track record in driving growth for alumnae engagement and fundraising to the division. She has a passion for higher education and a reputation as a collaborative change agent.

She joins St. Catherine from The Minneapolis Foundation, where she was senior vice president for advancement leading the philanthropic services and external relations teams and shaping the foundation’s fundraising strategy and donor services program. She also expanded the foundation’s community reach and collaborated with donors to support their philanthropic goals.

She also served as vice president for development and alumni relations at Grinnell College, and served in senior positions at the University of Michigan and the Mayo Clinic.

She holds a bachelor of science in social work from the College of St. Teresa, a master's degree in social welfare from the University of Wisconsin and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas.