Independent Specialist

schroedr@illinois.edu • 217.721.9029

 

Dr. James C. Schroeder has extensive experience in all stages of successful capital campaigns in large, complex, multi-campus/multi-site universities and healthcare organizations. Primary responsibility for the conception, organization, and execution of the day-to-day operations of advancement programs. History of effective and successful working relationships with faculty, physicians, administrators, boards, volunteers and alumni.

 

Specialties

Fundraising, alumni relations,foundation and alumni board development, advancement management, President/advancement relationships

 

Service Highlights

  • Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
  • Invited presentations at CASE District V Conferences
  • Co-authored chapter in CASE publication, “The Unit Development Officer Handbook”
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
  • Big Ten Development Conferences; Invited presentations
  • Ivy League Development Conferences; Invited presentations
  • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
    • Invited presentation at the national conference
    • Group on Institutional Advancement (GIA); Midwest Regional Chair

 

Education

  • Ph.D. Higher Education Administration; University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
  • M.A. Political Science; University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
  • B.A. Political Science and History; Miami University, Oxford, OH