Michael Zarobe

Contact Michael Zarobe at 
mzarobe@adler.edu or 312.662.4033.

Contact Michael Zarobe at
mzarobe@adler.edu or 312.662.4033.

Michael Zarobe
Director of Annual Fund and Alumni Relations

Michael joined Adler from the University of Michigan, where he served as the Senor Alumni Relations Manager for the College of Engineering since 2012.  At the University of Michigan, Michael was charged with administering the strategic vision and goals of the alumni relations program for the college and actively developed, facilitated and enriched the alumni experience to create a loyal, engaged constituency of volunteers, donors, and advocates representing the core segments of future alumni, young and recent alumni and established alumni.  He has experience in building alumni boards and mobilizing alumni volunteers in support of strategic initiatives.  Michael also has extensive experience in developing alumni communications and advancing fundraising goals.

Prior to the University of Michigan, Michael was the Director of Alumni Relations for University Liggett School in Grosse Pointe, Michigan and Assistant Director  of Alumni and University Special Events at Wayne State University in Detroit.  Michael earned both an M.A. in Organizational Communication and B.A. in Mass Communications from Wayne State University and completed coursework at Indiana University’s Lilly School of Philanthropy in fundraising principles and techniques of fundraising.