The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with Mary BaldwinUniversity in the search for an Associate Vice President forUniversity Development and Campaign Director.The Associate Vice President will work in close partnership withthe Vice President for University Advancement to build a highlyfunctioning major gifts team at the university, provide strategicdirection in support of the university’s comprehensive campaign,lead the Advancement Services unit, and partner closely withcolleagues in Alumni Engagement to achieve fundraising andengagement goals. The Associate Vice President will have theopportunity to increase staffing and build a best practiceadvancement unit encompassing fundraising and campaignmanagement.Founded in 1842, Mary Baldwin University is a small, coeducationaluniversity offering a range of degree programs from bachelor todoctoral. It serves a growing student population on its main campusin Staunton, Virginia; at its nearby health sciences campus inAugusta County; and online. Two hours from the nation’s capital,located on the western edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains in thepicturesque and historic Shenandoah Valley, the university’s maincampus is on 58 hilltop acres and opens onto downtown Staunton,regularly named one of the best small towns in America. MaryBaldwin University has been named a Best Regional University in theSouth by U.S. News & World Report for 2019. MaryBaldwin earned recognitions as Best College for Veterans, RegionalUniversities South (21st); Best Value Schools, RegionalUniversities South (7th); and Best Ethnic Diversity, RegionalUniversities South. Mary Baldwin also earned a place on the BestRegional College 2019 list by The Princeton Review.Mary Baldwin University is a diverse community, providing a richarray of resources and experiences to all constituencies of theuniversity. The community of Mary Baldwin University strives tocelebrate humanity in all its wondrous and complex variation.Because it values diversity, it is the mission of the university tosustain a community where all may flourish, and embrace sharedexperiences and differences. To this end, all are treated withrespect and compassion.A bachelor’s degree is required for this position as is at leastfive years of fundraising experience at the major gift level aswell as director-level experience or equivalent management of amajor gift team or program.Candidates desiring a remote appointment will be considered,although preference will be given to candidates who are willing(post-COVID) to work and reside in the Staunton area.All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter and résumé.Cover letters should be responsive to the mission of Mary BaldwinUniversity – to prepare confident practitioners who apply solidacademic knowledge, strong leadership skills, and compassion forothers to serve learners in diverse communities – as well asthe responsibilities and qualifications as stated in theprospectus.