Cal Poly Pomona — Vice President for University Advancement

Cal Poly Pomona invites applications and nominations for the position of Vice President for University Advancement (VPUA).

The University:

Cal Poly Pomona is one of two polytechnic universities in the 23-campus California State University System, and one of only seven such institutions nationally. Located 30 miles east of Los Angeles, the university is in one of the most dynamic economic and cultural regions of the country. The University is noted for its scenic and historic 1,400-acre campus, once the winter ranch of cereal magnate W.K. Kellogg, located within an hour’s drive of beaches, mountains, and desert. The University’s 24,000 ethnically diverse students are enrolled in 52 baccalaureate and 26 master’s degree programs with approximately 1,200 faculty.

The Position:

The VPUA is one of five senior executives reporting directly to the President and is responsible for the leadership, strategic direction, and policy decisions of the entire range of Advancement services. The VPUA leads the Division providing vision, direction, and a strategic plan for advancing the university through development, stewardship, fundraising, planned giving, corporate relations, donor relations, alumni relations, communications, branding, and special events. The VPUA builds and provides leadership and policy decisions of the entire range of advancement services and strengthens relationships with a broad range of constituents including current and prospective donors, alumni, community, and industry leaders.

The full position description is available through the following link:

How to Apply:

Cal Poly Pomona seeks to fill this position by November 2016. The person selected for this position will start no later than February 1, 2017. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package. Review of applications will begin on September 16, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

All applications must include (1) a completed university application; (2) a letter of interest that explains in detail, and where possible, provides examples of how the candidate meets the qualifications specified in this announcement; (3) a current resume or curriculum vitae; and (4) the names, titles, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of five references who can provide current assessments of the candidate’s professional experience, accomplishments and prospect for success in this position (please include a brief note describing the relationship of the references to the applicant).

Please submit direct inquiries, nominations, and applications to:

Sharon Tanabe, Partner or Emy Peña, Principal
Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates
6512 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90601
Electronic submissions are preferred. Please email us at CODE: CPP VPUA

For a confidential inquiry or nomination, contact either
Ms. Tanabe or Ms. Peña at 562-360-1612.

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