Title Executive Director, External Relations

Janet Cahill is the Executive Director of External Relations at Harvard Business School and is responsible for managing all aspects of the School’s alumni relations, development, and alumni marketing and communications activities in support of the 80,000+ alumni globally.

Prior to this role, Janet was the Managing Director, Campaign and External Relations, where she oversaw the many efforts across External Relations and the School for the current HBS capital campaign launched in 2014. Janet joined HBS in 2006 as the Director of Alumni Clubs and Associations, and later led the Alumni Marketing and Communications department as the Managing Director.

Janet has worked with many non-profit organizations over the years and earlier in her career was a sales and marketing executive at companies ranging from NeXT Computer to IBM.

Janet holds a B.A. in Economics from Princeton University and is a recent graduate of the Advanced Management Program (AMP 189) at HBS.