MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY HILLEL and HILLEL CAMPUS ALLIANCE OF MICHIGAN, East Lansing, Michigan
Nationally recognized, award-winning campus organization focused on serving more than 5,000 Jewish students at 11 Michigan university and college campuses.
Director of Leadership Giving
August 2011 to January 2020
Identified, engaged, and developed strategic relationships with major donors including board members, corporations, foundations, individuals and alumni. Expanded sustainable and diversified funding support focused on partnerships and collaborations.
Integral member of development team responsible for:
- Securing largest non-capital commitment in program history
- Planning, marketing, and executing organization’s largest and most successful fundraiser to date
- Providing and driving strategic vision for annual giving, events, grant development, and philanthropic engagement strategy
Organization Awards: 2017 Grand Valley Campus Engagement Award, 2016 Hillel International’s Israel Education and Engagement Award, 2016 David Project’s Campus of the Year Award, 2014 Michigan State University Student Life Leadership Award for Outstanding Multicultural and Cross-Cultural Programming, 2013 Best Multicultural Program Award from Grand Valley State University’s Office of Student Life, 2013 The Mandell L. and Madeleine H. Berman Award for Outstanding Professional Service, 2011 Indispensable Campus Partner Award from Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life and, the 2010 Michigan State University Student Life Leadership Award for Outstanding Multicultural and Cross-Cultural Programming.