Associate Director, Alumni and Family Engagement
Janna Neu joined University Advancement as senior administrative coordinator in 2019 after working in the produce and entertainment industries for several years, bringing more than six years of experience in sales and customer service. As associate director, she is responsible for executing more than 30 broad-based programs for alumni, families and students to deepen their engagement and commitment to LMU. This includes overseeing programs during Welcome Weekend, Grand Reunion Weekend and BBQ, LMU Family Week, and LMU’s Summer Lion Family Welcomes.
Neu was previously an account manager at Cold Open where she managed streaming, television and theatrical accounts for major networks and studios. Prior to this, she worked as a sales coordinator for Progressive Produce LLC, where she provided sales support by maintaining dozens of accounts and customer relationships.
She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in communication studies from Loyola Marymount University. As a first-generation student, Neu is a proud alumna and enjoys helping others feel the same pride and connection to LMU. In her free time, Neu enjoys reading, watching movies and TV with her fiancé (a fellow LMU alumnus), and finding new food and dessert spots throughout LA.