Alison Saba

Director of Development, Gift Planning

Alison Saba
Alison Saba, J.D., Director of Development, Gift Planning


Alison Saba joined University Advancement as the associate director of gift planning in 2004. She brings more than 18 combined years of estate planning and fundraising experience with 15 of them directly in Gift Planning. As the director of development, gift planning, Saba works directly with LMU's alumni, parents and friends and their advisors on a wide range of current outright and planned gifts funded with different types of assets including, real estate, securities, cash, closely held stock and personal property. She most enjoys finding creative ways to make a donor's philanthropic dreams a reality.

Saba comes to LMU from legal practice that included general civil litigation and estate planning. She is a double alumna from the University of San Diego, holding both a liberal arts and law degree. She is a licensed member of the California State Bar and an active member of the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners.