Ellen Medearis is vice president of Duke Medicine Development & Alumni Affairs.
Prior to joining Duke Medicine Development & Alumni Affairs in 2011, Medearis served in positions of leadership within the Duke University Development office since joining that team in 1996. In her previous role, she managed a team of 130 and has been responsible for fostering partnerships with development offices throughout the campus.
She also helped guide plans for Duke's next comprehensive development campaign.
Medearis worked in the Duke Medicine development group for two years prior to joining University Development in 1996.