The Dunham School is pleased to announce the appointment of Kyle Bove as Director of Alumni Relations. Kyle will begin his new position on May 1, 2019.
In this role, Kyle will manage alumni programming and outreach efforts to build relationships with alumni and create meaningful avenues for them to participate in the life of the school. He will work closely with current Alumni Coordinator Allyson Hingle ’92 and the Alumni Council to expand alumni events and activities. As a member of Dunham’s institutional advancement team, Kyle will work with Head of School Steven A. Eagleton and Director of Advancement Kinch Cato to develop new strategic fundraising initiatives.
Kyle most recently served as Vice President of Resource Development and Marketing for the Capital Area United Way, where he also fulfilled roles as Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving, Director of Leadership Giving, and Campaign Manager.
“We are thrilled to have Kyle join our advancement team and direct our alumni program,” says Kinch Cato. “His development experience with the United Way will be hugely beneficial as we develop our alumni program. I know our Dunham alumni will welcome him and support our continued efforts to strengthen our alumni ties with the school.”
Kyle holds a Bachelor of Art in Mass Communications from the Manship School of Mass Communication at Louisiana State University. He is a member of the Baton Rouge chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and previously served as the president of the Manship School of Mass Communication College Council. His wife, Gerri Bove, teaches English in the Middle School at Dunham. The Boves have one son, Mikey, and welcomed a new baby girl, Annie, this past weekend.
“My family has been blessed to be a part of the Dunham community for the past six years,” says Bove. “I’m looking forward to my new role and becoming more involved in advancing Dunham’s mission and expanding opportunities for our alumni to engage with the school.”
Please join us in welcoming another member of the Bove family to Dunham.