Director of Institutional Advancement
A Colorado native, Adora Curry comes to Thaden from the University of Arkansas Pulaski Technical College, where she served as Advancement Marketing and Alumni Relations Manager. Adora brings 18 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, both in higher education and private foundations, to her role at Thaden School. Her areas of expertise include major gift cultivation, grant-writing and stewardship, diversity and inclusion, donor relations, annual giving, marketing, communications, special events, and alumni engagement. She holds a bachelor’s degree in radio, television, and film from Howard University and a master’s degree in rhetoric and professional writing from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.