Mary Jo Keating '74 joined the senior administration as secretary of the college and vice president for college relations on June 1, 2012.
Mary Jo has been actively involved with her alma mater
since her graduation in 1974, being awarded the Trinity College Alumni
Medal as well as serving on the Board of Fellows. In addition to the traditional portfolio of the secretary of the college, Mary Jo manages the offices of Communications, Career Services, and College Events.
Mary Jo has had a most impressive career, largely in the communications field, where she has held a variety of important posts, including eleven years as director of communications for DuPont, eleven years as vice president for corporate relations with Northeast Utilities, as well as vice president of corporate relations and president of the foundation at the Burlington Northern-Santa Fe Railroad. After she and her husband moved back to the Hartford area following their time in Texas, she has served as president of New Preston Communications and more recently as director of communications for Social Enterprise Trust.