The Office of Alumni Relations facilitates mutually beneficial connections between Trinity University and its alumni by fostering the ideals of diversity and inclusion, lifelong relationships, and personal and professional growth. We work with the Alumni Association Board to engagement opportunities for alumni through a variety of communications, benefits, and events.


Ryan Finnelly

Senior Director for Alumni Relations

Ryan provides leadership and vision to expand alumni engagement offerings and support of Trinity through alumni. His role is to guide the Alumni Relations team and support the goals of of the University while empowering the Alumni Association Board.

Becca Gutierrez

Associate Director for Alumni Relations

Becca supports Trinity's 21 regional clubs. She develops and executes recruitment, training, and support of clubs as well as some Trinity events and affinity based programming to bring Trinity to local communities across the country.

Ryan Thomas

Director for Reunions, Alumni Recognition, and Special Projects

Ryan engages class reunion leadership throughout the year, evaluates and executes alumni recognition such as Alumni Awards, implements Alumni Weekend plans, and provides leadership to a team of two.

Sidney Lopez

Young Alumni and Student Programs Coordinator

Sidney's role is to initiate and sustain meaningful engagement opportunities from a student’s first year through the transition to alumni and into the first ten years out of college. She advises the Student Ambassadors and serves on the Senior Year Experience team.

Emily Bates '16

Information Systems Coordinator

Emily’s role is to help manage the flow of information into our systems and out to you as alumni and friends of the University.