McDonough School of Business
McDonough School of Business


The mission of the Office of Alumni Relations is to engage our global and vibrant alumni community in meaningful ways, enable authentic relationships, innovate to meet the needs of our community, and leverage Jesuit Values to care for the success and well-being of all members.

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There are plenty of ways to get involved with Georgetown McDonough, from providing career mentorship and advice to current students on Hoya Gateway, coming back to speak in our classrooms through the PILLARs program, volunteering with our student clubs, and more.

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Creating a Community of Philanthropy

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is supported, in part, by alumni and friends who generously share their time, talents, and resources on behalf of the school. Through gifts and bequests designated to the McDonough School of Business, these contributors can help fulfill our commitment to faculty excellence, innovative programming, and research. Philanthropic gifts support the university’s goals to make Georgetown University education accessible and affordable for outstanding students.

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McDonough Alumni by the Numbers

15,900Undergraduate Alumni
9,700MBA Alumni
3,700Graduate and Executive Degree Alumni

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Get advice, coaching, and prep from the people who have been there. Alumni and current students connect with one another to have meaningful exchanges on the following.

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News Story

Beyond Business: Storm Chaser

After Hurricane Katrina impacted his community in 2005, Allen Lenard joined the Cajun Navy, a volunteer organization that helps others facing natural disasters.

December 6, 2023

Soccer ball resting in American flag

News Story

Making a Run – Is the Beautiful Game Becoming America’s Pastime?

In February of this year, the Major League Soccer team D.C. United unveiled the “Hall of Heroes”—a massive mural in the foyer of its home stadium, Audi Field, highlighting the city’s…

December 6, 2023

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Making the Case: Going Green(er) — How Sustainability Creates Better Business

Georgetown McDonough’s cohort of students in its M.S. in Environment and Sustainability Management program recently completed their capstone projects. Here is a look at three team projects and the…

December 6, 2023

Georgetown McDonough Alumni Relations Team

Sara Martinez

Sara Martinez

Director of Alumni Relations & Corporate Partnerships

As Director of Alumni Relations, Sara Martinez oversees and manages alumni engagement, providing opportunities for alumni to connect with faculty and students, as well as each other. In addition to attending signature events such as the Graduate Alumni Reunion Weekend and John Carroll Weekend, alumni are encouraged to reach out and learn how they can help to shape future events. Prior to Georgetown, Sara worked in consulting and marketing strategy roles at PwC, American Express, and other organizations. She earned her B.A. from Dartmouth College and her MBA from Columbia University.

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Elie Farhat with Jack the Bulldog

Elie Farhat

Associate Dean, Chief External Affairs, Alumni Relations, Corporate Engagement, and Custom Executive Education Officer

As Associate Dean and Chief External Affairs Officer, Elie Farhat is responsible for connecting the school’s alumni, external, and corporate audiences. Before becoming Chief External Affairs, Elie was the Chief Admissions Officers for Graduate Programs at Georgetown McDonough, where he was responsible for all recruitment and admissions functions for the graduate programs. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Merrimack College and his Master’s in International Relations from the Fletcher School at Tufts University.

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