Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations Search
Updated September 30, 2019
UTSA names Karl Miller Lugo vice president for development and alumni relations
The University of Texas at San Antonio today named education philanthropy executive Karl Miller Lugo as its vice president for Development and Alumni Relations. Reporting directly to President Taylor Eighmy, Miller Lugo will lead UTSA in securing transformational funding to further advance its ongoing quest to become a model for student success, a great public research university and an exemplar for strategic growth and innovative excellence.
The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites nominations, expressions of interest and applications for the position of Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations (VPDAR). UTSA seeks a seasoned leader with demonstrated experience with leading major capital campaigns and high level advancement strategy within a higher education environment.
Search Committee Members
President Eighmy has appointed a committee of faculty, staff, students and community leaders to conduct the search. The university has engaged the search firm Lindauer Global to assist the committee.
Mary Larson Diaz, Chair
Dean, College of Engineering, UTSA
Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics and Athletic Director
Cathy Obriotti Green
UT System Vice Chancellor of External Relations, Communications and Advancement Services
Associate Director of Graduate Student Success
UTSA Staff Council Representative
Application and Nomination Process
The VPDAR Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue to accept applications and nominations until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a current resume or curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing relevant experience and interest in the position. Nomination letters should include the name, position, address and telephone number of the nominee. All applications and nominations will be handled in confidence.
Applications and letters of nominations should be submitted by email to:
Gretchen Dwyer, Senior Consultant
Refer to code “UTSA-VPDAR” in subject line
About Lindauer Global
Lindauer is a global search and talent firm with a true understanding of the nonprofit world and what it takes to succeed in its challenging environment. Their proven success across the sectors includes higher education; independent schools; hospitals and academic medical centers; think tanks, research facilities and foundations; and advocacy, public service, social justice and other mission-driven nonprofits.
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• First-round candidates selected and interviewed, finalists recommended for advancement
• Finalists visit campus, final candidate selected
• Target for VPDAR appointment