Successful Development Models for University and Public Museums
Jill Hartz, Executive Director, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
Greg Polzin, Director, Fundraising & Development, Palm Springs Art Museum Melissa Rosengard, Director of Institutional Advancement, Chabot Space & Science Center
Deidre Sandvick, Director of Development for the Arts, University of Oregon
Three experienced development professionals at university and public museums share successful strategies for raising revenue and other resources integral to the fulfillment of their institutions’ missions and goals. Participants will offer specific examples of effective identification, cultivation, and ongoing engagement of donors; models for annual and campaign fundraising; how to create a strong brand; and ways of working collaboratively with staff and stakeholders. Examples presented are offered as models throughout the museum development field.