Ben Paolillo has been named executive director of alumni affairs at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. He previously served as a member of the Purdue University Alumni Association’s staff, serving a period as interim executive director. Paolillo has spent the past six years as senior director of alumni clubs for the association. Prior to joining the Purdue alumni staff, he served as the university’s head women’s track and cross country coach for eight years and spent 17 years with the program. Paolillo holds a bachelor’s degree in business education as well as a master’s degree in educational administration from the University of Wyoming.