Associate Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Kelly Altland serves as the Associate Vice President and Chief Development Officer for Penn State Milton Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine.

Ms. Altland began her career at Penn State in 2013 and oversees the fundraising and alumni relations activities for the Penn State Hershey Medical Center, as well as the academic and research efforts associated with Penn State College of Medicine.

She leads a 42-person development office whose activities and programs include major gift fundraising, annual giving, alumni relations, prospect management, special events, donor relations, the Children's Miracle Network, and the Four Diamonds. Last year under Ms. Altland's leadership, the Development team raised more than $49 million and surpassed the For The Future Campaign goal, exceeding $300 million.

Ms. Altland joined Penn State Hershey after serving nearly ten years as Vice President of Development at St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, PA. Prior to her tenure at St. Joe's, Ms. Altland served as Director of Development for the Shippensburg University Foundation.