Fall 2008 Issue

Meet the New Director of Alumni Programs

The Office of Alumni Relations recently welcomed Paulina Muñoz to its growing staff as director of alumni programs.

Muñoz earned a bachelor’s of mass communication degree from Florida International University. She comes to Alumni Relations from Bloomingdale’s, where she was the public relations assistant manager for two stores. At Bloomingdale’s, she planned and oversaw events for all departments in the stores and developed ongoing community relations with nonprofit organizations.

Prior to her stint at Bloomingdale’s, Muñoz worked in many roles at FIU including media relations traffic manager, College of Law special events coordinator, and marketing coordinator in the College of Architecture and the Arts.

In her new role, Muñoz will develop programs and services on behalf of the 46,000 Barry alumni. Among her many duties, she will focus on the Distinguished Alumni Awards, reunions and other upcoming events.

Muñoz serves as the vice president of marketing and events for the FIU Young Urban Professional Alumni Board and is a member of the Best Buddies Moveable Feast committee.