- Director of Alumni Relations
Missy Grace is the Director of Alumni Relations for the division of University Advancement. In her role, Missy is responsible for creating unique engagement opportunities for alumni to increase awareness, pride, participation, volunteer involvement and philanthropic commitment to UWF. She provides strategic direction for Alumni Relations and the Alumni Association, manages affinity programs and revenues and supports strategies and initiatives to increase alumni giving participation. Missy also manages the Alumni Board of Directors, an eighteen-member board. Missy has worked for the University of West Florida since 2006 and has served as the Director since 2011.
She received her bachelor’s degree from Auburn University in Communication and Master’s in Education with a specialization in College Student Personnel Administration from The University of West Florida.
Prior to joining UWF, Missy worked with the Pensacola Chamber of Commerce, Children’s Home Society Western Division and The Walt Disney Company.