Eric Taylor

Advancement Gift Officer
BA-Advertising, Marietta College (2008)
Year Appointed


Eric returned to his alma mater in 2016 as an Advancement Gift Officer. In this position he works with Alumni to increase fundraising for the College focusing on major gifts and planned gifts. Previously, he served as a National Account Manager for Magnum Magnetics and has held several other successful sales positions.

When asked about coming back to his alma mater, Eric said, “Marietta College holds a special place in my life. The educational experience at Marietta is something very unique that you can’t get at a bigger university. Everything on this campus really makes it feel like home. I also met my wife and some of the best friends I have today while I was here. I’m excited to be able to help with the future growth of Marietta College.” While attending Marietta, Eric was a member of the Men’s Basketball and Tennis teams and obtained a bachelor’s degree in Advertising and Public Relations in 2008.

Eric is a native of Gallipolis, OH and now resides in Williamstown, WV with his wife Anne ’08 and his two boys Braxton and Luke.