Anna Ricigliano

Conferences and Events Manager


Anna Ricigliano is the conferences and events manager serving as the main event liaison person for the University of Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway. In this role, Anna manages event planning and organization-related communications with faculty and operating units from the campus in the US, peer institutions and other organizations partnering with the Rome Global Gateway.

Australian born, dual national and bilingual in English and Italian, Anna has been living and working in Italy since 1995. Her background in education has included teaching roles in private Catholic schools in both Australia and in Italy. Since moving to Italy Anna has gained extensive experience in administrative, project and event management, and has delivered high quality customer service experiences in diverse organizations.

Most recently she has held the role of Liaison Manager at the Australian Catholic University’s Rome Campus. She led the planning and execution of numerous stakeholder events, symposiums, and scholarly conferences engaging speakers from the Holy See and various Dicasteries of the Roman Curia.

Prior to her present role at the Rome Global Gateway, Anna has worked for Marymount International School Rome, the Australian Embassy to the Holy See, Global Foundation (an Australian not-for-profit organization), Australian Embassy to Italy, Lehman Brothers Investment Bank and Alitalia Airlines.

Anna holds a Master of Business Administration from the Open University (UK), a Bachelor of Education from Deakin University (Melbourne, Australia) and a Diploma of Teaching from the Catholic College of Education (Sydney, Australia).