Crystal Brownell joined VLS’s Offices for Alumni Relations and Development in 2020 as the Director of Alumni Relations. She has spent her professional career devising strategy to achieve successful and measurable results in private business and primarily in higher education for nearly 20 years. As Director of Alumni Relations, she oversees strategic engagement opportunities for alumni and other key constituencies, which include regional events and Alumni Weekend. Crystal partners with volunteers throughout the country and serves as the primary liaison for the Vermont Law School Alumni Association (VLSAA).
She graduated with a Master of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse in 2006 and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing, cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin- Green Bay in 2001. As a former collegiate athlete and an avid sports fan, she enjoys running and watching professional football. Crystal resides with her husband and two children.