Executive Director of University Advancement

Margot Biggin is executive director of University Advancement, overseeing fundraising teams responsible for the School of Arts and Sciences, the School of Engineering, Tisch College of Civic Life, Annual Giving, Gift Planning, and Corporate and Foundation Relations. Prior to joining Tufts in 2013, Margot served as vice president of the Wayland Group, where she consulted on fundraising, planning, and board development to a wide range of non-profit organizations in New England and nationally. Previously, she served as director of development at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, director of development at the Big Brother Association of Greater Boston, and held positions at two United Ways—the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and the United Way in White Plains, NY. Margot served on the Board of Directors of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Massachusetts Chapter for 18 years. A graduate of Smith College, she earned an M.B.A. from the Boston University Graduate School of Management.