Executive Director of Alumni Relations

Ed Ellison, A83, was appointed executive director of Alumni Relations in July 2016. He graduated from Tufts with a degree in Classics, where he earned 12 varsity letters in cross-country and track & field. Prior to joining the Alumni Relations team, Ed held a variety of positions in military, corporate, and nonprofit organizations. He served as a Marine officer (attaining the rank of captain); an investment banking associate at Salomon Brothers and then CS First Boston; and served as vice president of operations with Oak Industries Inc. For the past 17 years, Ed has served in a wide range of roles in three outstanding K-12 independent schools (Milton Academy, Roxbury Latin, and St. Johns Country Day). Ed earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1991.