Alex Roland is Project Manager, External Affairs of Graduate NYC.

In this role, he manages all of GNYC’s written communications, including its public reports, the latest of which, The State of College Readiness and Degree Completion in New York City, was released in July 2020. Alex is GNYC’s primary grant writer and co-leads the implementation of its overall fundraising strategy.

Previously, Alex was a Development Associate in the Institutional Advancement department of Pratt Institute, where he managed financial and prospect reporting and all major donor correspondence, as well as coordinated a number of annual events celebrating the school’s scholarship programs. Prior to Pratt, he worked at the National Academy Museum and School as a Development Assistant.

Alex holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Master of Arts degree from New York University.