BBA, University of San Diego
Renda Quinn, director of Parent Relations, is an active USD alumna with 15 years of experience on the Alumni Board of Directors. She possesses a unique ability to develop relationships, build positive, long-lasting and trusting connections to USD, and is skilled in communicating key information to a variety of constituents. Quinn served as the USD 60th Anniversary Gala coordinator in 2009. A first-time event for the university, she was charged with identifying, cultivating and soliciting donations and involvement, and was successful in obtaining donations in the form of dollars and auction support which lead to a successful fundraising event for USD students, netting $524,000 in scholarship funds. She is experienced in the strategic selection, organization and management of volunteer committees both with the 60th Anniversary Gala Committee and with the Alumni Board. Quinn's positive ability to collaborate and solicit support internally and externally with university constituents, as well as her proficiency in building meaningful relationships, are strengths that will carry over in her new role as the director of Parent Relations.