Special Events Coordinator
B.A., Louisiana State University, 1983
As part of the Marketing and Communications team, working within Public Affairs and External Relations, Angela Vachetta Turnbull is responsible for the successful planning of events initiated by and assigned to the Office of Institutional Advancement. She plans and manages events for donors, alumni, faculty, students, parents, and members of the community. Major annual events include Commencement Week activities, the Annual Benefactors Tribute, and President’s Forum series, as well as ceremonies of campus-wide significance such as groundbreakings, dedications, important anniversaries and commemorations.
Turnbull joined the Loyola family in 1999 and has over 25 years of experience in not-for-profit public relations and event planning, having previously worked as community relations and event coordinator for the Louisiana State Museum and the New Orleans Symphony Orchestra.
She is a member of the International Special Events Society.