PennDesign prepares students to address complex sociocultural and environmental issues through thoughtful inquiry, creative expression, and innovation. As a diverse community of scholars and practitioners, we are committed to advancing the public good-both locally and globally-through art, design, planning, and preservation. Reporting to the Assistant Dean of Development and Alumni Relations, the Associate Director, Annual Giving and Alumni Relations plans and executes all activities related to the annual fund and alumni relations on regional, national and international level.
The Director of Development and Alumni Communications oversees and directs the day-to-day marketing and communications to Wharton alumni and donors, a key function within Wharton External Affairs. The department serves the Wharton alumni population through thought-leadership programming, signature events, and regular communications, as well as overseeing the School’s philanthropic program. The Director will plan, execute and evaluate comprehensive programs that reinforces the mission of Wharton, emphasizing alumni engagement and philanthropy as part of the office of External Affairs.
Serves as Senior Executive Director of Development for Penn Medicine’s health system and provides leadership and day-to-day management for The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, as well as owned entities, twenty clinical departments, and priority centers and institutes through annual, major/leadership/principal, and corporate and foundation giving programs.
The Director of Regional Development leads the East Coast regional team in their fundraising and engagement strategies and manages the identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship for assigned prospects with the giving ability of $250,000 and above in New York metro region. The Director of Regional Development reports to the Senior Director of Major and Planned Gifts.