MSU Billings Foundation & Alumni hire Alumni Relations and Marketing Coordinator

MSU BILLINGS FOUNDATION & ALUMNI NEWS—The MSU Billings Foundation & Alumni has named Luca Battistotti the alumni relations and marketing coordinator.

A two-time alumnus of Montana State University Billings, Battistotti will be the bridge between alumni and MSU Billings and will play a vital philanthropic role by fostering connections and encouraging charitable giving among former students to support their alma mater’s initiatives. He will work to create engaging events for alumni, help build and strengthen relationships, and assist with marketing various efforts by the organization.

“We are thrilled to announce the appointment of alumnus Luca Battistotti as our Alumni Relations and Marketing Coordinator,” says Krista Montague, CEO of the MSU Billings Foundation & Alumni. Luca will bring a unique perspective and genuine passion for MSUB to our Foundation & Alumni team and will play a pivotal role in nurturing relationships, organizing impactful events, and ensuring the enduring success of our alumni and donor network.” 

Battistoti returns to MSUB after time spent as a regional sales representative in Oregon and Washington. During his time at MSUB, Battistoti secured a bachelor’s degree in business administration’s management option and a master’s degree in public relations. He was a member of the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society and the Yellowjacket men’s soccer team, where he also served as captain for the team.

“I am extremely happy to come back to MSUB and to join the Foundation & Alumni office,” says Battistoti. “As an alumnus myself, I truly believe in the goals and purpose of the Foundation, in continuing to impact students’ lives and the Billings community. MSUB played a significant role in my personal and professional growth, and I am looking forward to starting this journey and giving back to MSUB and its wonderful community.”

Battistoti can be reached at and 406-657-2246. 


About MSU Billings and the MSU Billings Foundation

MSU Billings is known to be among the most competitively priced institutions in Montana and the nation. Founded in 1968, the Montana State University Billings Foundation makes a quality education even more affordable for students beginning and continuing on their academic journey. The foundation is an independent, non-profit organization under Internal Revenue Service code 501(c)(3). It advances the goals of MSU Billings through the solicitation, investment, and stewardship of financial support and promotes philanthropy, partnerships, and educational opportunities.

For more information on the Foundation, visit or call 406-657-2244.