Tena Yatroussis

Associate Director of Development, Student Affairs

Tena Yatroussis
Tena Yatroussis, Associate Director of Development, Student Affairs


Tena Yatroussis joined University Advancement as associate director of development for Student Affairs in 2019. She brings 12 years of experience in fundraising and nonprofit management for health care and education. Yatroussis works closely with Senior Vice President Dr. Lane Bove and Associate Dean of Students Jade Smith to secure major gifts for Student Affairs programs.

Yatroussis comes to LMU from Providence Saint John's Health Center Foundation and the John Wayne Cancer Institute where she developed and managed integrated, multi-channel fundraising campaigns, in addition to working with major gift prospects and donors. Prior to joining the team at LMU, Yatroussis won two regional Emmy awards for producing videos for Los Angeles area nonprofits and served as president of the Los Angeles Council of Charitable Gift Planners.

She earned a Bachelor of Arts in film production from California State University, Northridge and a professional certificate in fundraising and institutional development from UCLA. In her free time, Yatroussis enjoys cooking great food, growing tomatoes, and creative collaborations with friends.