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Joan Rubio

Joan Rubio

BA, UC Irvine


Vice President for University Advancement, Joan Rubio has led teams in higher education, health care development and alumni relations in southern California for many years. A graduate of UCI, she spent almost 20 years at her alma mater leading teams in annual giving, special events, board relations and corporate/foundation relations, major gifts and planned giving. She also spent 12 years in the CSU system before retiring, and most recently served as Vice President at another health care foundation in southern California. Joan has a long history of successfully implementing comprehensive fundraising and alumni relations programs leading to significant alumni and community involvement and private support to the institutions she has served.