The Vice President, Advancement leads the College and the Foundation in efforts related to private sector resource development to support the College mission and goals. The Vice President serves as Executive Director of the Kirkwood Foundation and is responsible for the organizational development of the Foundation. S/he is primarily responsible for raising private support for the Foundation. The Vice President, Advancement oversees all College and Foundation fundraising, the scholarship program, the Kirkwood Alumni & Friends program and KCCK-FM, the college public radio station.
At Kirkwood Community College, we are focused on success. Whether you are a prospective student or parent, an employer or simply someone who cares about the growth and vitality of eastern Iowa—you have an energetic, committed partner with us at Kirkwood. Since the mid-1960s our graduates have worked, raised families and prospered in this area. More than 70,000 of these grads have applied their academic degrees to work in a host of fields. Tens of thousands more have enjoyed life-enriching experiences through our Continuing Education programs. As our college has grown, so have the tools and facilities to meet the changing needs of our Creative Corridor. A key part of that growth in service is our network of regional centers. Kirkwood employees have long set the standard for innovative talent, visionary spirit and overall excellence in their work. Being part of Kirkwood means being part of a deep commitment to the success of every student, every day.