Macalester College invites nominations and applications for the position of Vice President for Advancement. Macalester's next Vice President for Advancement will be the college’s chief fundraising strategist and will provide visionary leadership to secure the college’s future. They will actively engage the campus and alumni community through effective fundraising strategies, inspire and lead a dedicated staff, and help to elevate Macalester's reputation and distinctive position among national liberal arts colleges.
Macalester seeks a Vice President for Advancement with demonstrated excellence in fundraising leadership; a deep commitment to, and successful track record of, advancing equity and inclusion within the field of philanthropy; and a collaborative and inspirational leadership style.
A top priority for the new Vice President will include working closely with President Suzanne M. Rivera to advance the vision of the college through philanthropy, including oversight of a major comprehensive capital campaign for Macalester College. The Vice President will foster positive and productive internal and external relationships with campus constituencies, alumni, community partners, and beyond that inspire giving and participation at all levels.
The search process is currently underway and will continue until the position is filled. Nominations, inquiries, and expressions of interest should be forwarded, in confidence, to: Susan VanGilder, Co Practice Leader and Managing Director, and Kamilah Allen, Senior Associate at MacalesterAdvancement@storbecksearch.com