Alex Manges is a recent transplant to New York City after moving from Chicago in October of 2018. In her role as Development Associate, Alex works with the vibrant Tisch alumni community, aids in fundraising with a focus on the annual fund, and manages a portfolio of donors.
Prior to moving to New York, Alex worked at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago for nearly 5 years. She held roles in Membership, Individual Giving, and Major Gifts. In her most recent role at the MCA Chicago, she coordinated the cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of major donors to all museum exhibitions, and also oversaw the process of acknowledging major donor gifts. Alex joins us most recently from New York Law School, where she worked on crafting annual fund campaigns and creating and implementing wide-spread alumni communications.
A native of Pittsburgh, PA, Alex received her BFA in Studio Art from Denison University. She is an avid city biker, plays ultimate frisbee on the weekends, and enjoys going to see live music as often as possible.