Lee Patouillet, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor of Alumni Affairs
Support Staff: Karen Bowdle
Dr. Lee Patouillet, a UT alumnus, is a 35 year advancement professional. Lee joined the staff as the Associate Vice Chancellor of Alumni Affairs at UT Knoxville on July 1, 2013. He served as the chief alumni relations officer for the University of South Florida, the University of Pittsburgh and the University of Florida. Most recently, he led Patouillet Consulting, LLC, a comprehensive consulting firm helping colleges and universities generate additional support and increase constituent engagement. He says, “I am honored and excited about joining a team committed to UTK’s Journey to become one of the top 25 public research universities in the country.”
Lee is a charter member of the Council of Alumni Association Executives (CAAE). The alumni organizations led by Lee have received more than 10 Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) awards for excellence. “I am looking forward to working with members of the university community especially the alumni to advance UT and enrich the lives of students and alumni worldwide.”