Alan Anderson

Assistant Vice President, University Partnerships
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As assistant vice president for university partnerships, Alan Anderson is responsible for developing and leading an enterprise-wide, local community engagement strategy. In addition, he works to build, enhance, and sustain signature programs and partnerships in alignment with the strategy. Prior to joining Emory in 2019, Anderson held leadership positions including in neighborhood and community relations at Northwestern University, nonprofit management at Year Up Chicago, K-12 education administration at Chicago Public Schools, and engineering management at Motorola.

Anderson serves on the board of Neighborhood Nexus, a regional information system providing data, tools, and expertise as a catalyst to create opportunity for all of the region's citizens.

Anderson holds an MBA and MS in electrical engineering from Northwestern University and a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan.