Assistant Director, Donor & Prospect Research, Development
Ellen Walkington joined Dell Medical School in 2019 as the assistant director of development for donor and prospect research. She identifies people and organizations who may be interested in making a gift to support Dell Medical School or UT Health Austin.
Prior to joining Dell Med, she was a research analyst for the University Development Office at The University of Texas at Austin, where she collaborated with development teams across campus and helped implement a new prospect management policy. She also served as a portfolio information manager for the University of Illinois Foundation during the silent phase of its $2.25 billion campaign.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in American Studies from Barnard College of Columbia University.