Buthaina Shukri

Sr. Associate Director for Development
Address: Science & Engineering Hall
800 22nd St NW
Phone: 202-994-4121


Buthaina Shukri has a 20-year career in higher education spanning leadership positions in career services, marketing, alumni relations, and development.  Before joining the SEAS Development team,  she was the SEAS alumni relations officer (2012-2015) and before that the director of the GW Career Center's employer partnerships team (2007-2012). Buthaina spent 11 years at the University of Baltimore as the director of their career center and later as the law school's publications manager. In her current role, Buthaina works with alumni in the DC Metro area, the West Coast, and the Southwest interested in supporting philanthropic initiatives to support SEAS.

Buthaina received a bachelor of arts degree in Spanish and English from Union College, a master of education degree from Boston University in counseling, and a master of science degree in applied psychology from the University of Baltimore. She's a  PMP (Project Management Professional) and is Myers-Briggs qualified. She volunteers on behalf of her alma mater, specifically for Union's ReUnion program and field hockey and lacrosse teams.