Assoc Director of Alumni Programs, Special Events & Programs
Office of Development and Alumni Relations
Carlita Pitts is the assistant director of alumni programs at American University. She is responsible for coordinating alumni programs in the DC Area and volunteer recruitment.
Prior to joining American University, Carlita was the assistant director of alumni affairs & donor relations at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. She was responsible for stewardship of the College’s major donors through cultivation and recognition events, gift acknowledgement letters, annual endowment reports, alumni affairs, regional events, volunteer management and management of the College’s giving society.
Carlita has been a presenter at the CASE Special Events for Advancement Conference, The 2011 ADRP International Conference and hosted the Julia S. Emlen Intentional Stewardship workshop in 2009. Her area of expertise is planning special events from a distance, utilizing technology to maximize events, and revitalizing reunions. Carlita currently serves as a member of the board of directors and is the Vice Chair of the Public Relations Committee for the Association of Donor Relations Professionals.
B.A. Communications, The Ohio State University
Favorite Spot on Campus:
- Alumni Relations
- Wisconsin (4200) - 5th Fl