Christa Reid

A photo of Christa Reid.

COE Director of Development

EMU Foundation

310A John W. Porter Building


[email protected]


  • PhD(c) Higher Education Leadership, Eastern Michigan University
  • Masters of Administration in Philanthropy and Fundraising, Central Michigan University
  • Bachelors of Applied Arts in Commercial Recreation, Central Michigan University


Christa Reid is the Director of Development for the College of Education. Before becoming a staff member at Eastern Michigan University, Mrs. Reid spent over 6 years in direct fundraising and philanthropy efforts in the non-profit and independent school sectors. As a representative of the EMU Foundation, Mrs. Reid will be working to raise crucial funds for the needs and support of the College of Education, students, and the University in its entirety.

Research Interests

  • Philanthropy and Fundraising
  • Education Finance
  • Higher Education Affordability