ISU Alumni Association Executive Director

Indiana State University
Indiana, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted date
Dec 3, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Alumni Affairs, Executive, Executive Directors
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

ISU Alumni Association Executive Director

Indiana State University invites applications for the Executive Director of the ISU Alumni Association.

Reporting to and working collaboratively with the Vice President of University Advancement/CEO of the ISU Foundation, the Executive Director of the ISU Alumni Association is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of the University’s alumni program and executive support of the alumni association and alumni board of directors. As Indiana State University moves forward on a comprehensive campaign, the Executive Director of the Alumni Association will serve in a leadership role for the campaign. The Executive Director is responsible for planning and conducting all alumni related activities and programs designed to enhance the University and the alumni association. The Director will be responsible for an increase in alumni philanthropic giving, annual membership goals and lifetime membership goals. It is the responsibility of the Executive Director to expand alumni participation and giving during the course of the comprehensive campaign. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to managing events designed to increase alumni participation, managing the Alumni Board of Directors and all fundraising events associated with the charge of the Board, and working with the Director of the ISU Annual Fund on joint fundraising ventures. Responsible for long-range strategic planning, strategic vision, staff supervision, policy support, budget management, and programmatic efforts of the alumni association.

Required Education & Experience: A Bachelor’s Degree is required. Minimum of five years of successful management experience with a comprehensive university advancement, alumni or development program. Thorough knowledge of principles and methods for the operation of successful alumni programs. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work successfully with multiple constituencies, both internal and external.

For more information and to apply, please visit For full consideration, submit application materials by January 2, 2022.

About the Institution: Indiana State University has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Top Colleges and by the Princeton Review as among the best in the Midwest. Located in Terre Haute, Indiana, its pedestrian friendly and beautifully landscaped campus has earned a Tree Campus USA designation and has been recognized by Princeton Review as one of the most environmentally responsible college campuses.

Located in the heart of Terre Haute’s downtown, Indiana State’s campus is within walking distance to local shops and restaurants. Situated near the Indiana-Illinois border, the campus is about an hour’s drive from Indianapolis and within a few hours of other major metropolitan areas including St. Louis, Chicago, Cincinnati and Louisville.

The Indiana State student body represents all 50 states and more than 65 countries and is among the most diverse in Indiana. The University is ranked number one among Indiana’s public and private institutions on CollegeNet’s annual social mobility index. There are more than 250 student-run organizations offering activities and entertainment throughout the year along with 15 NCAA Division I athletic teams, a first-rate student recreation center with numerous classes and recreational sports programs, and a Performing Arts Series and University Speakers Series which bring national touring productions and speakers to campus.

Indiana State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All are encouraged to apply including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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