Theresa L. Fleck, MA, CFRE, currently serves as the Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Logan University. A fund development professional since 2001, Ms. Fleck has extensive experience developing strategy and executing fundraising plans for a wide range of nonprofit organizations, including; universities, independent schools, social service agencies, international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and the arts. She has a proven track record of designing and implementing comprehensive strategic and tactical plans for all levels of fundraising, and considerable training in planned giving, major gifts, capital campaigns, event planning, annual fund execution, donor stewardship and board development. A seasoned fundraising professional, Ms. Fleck has managed, mentored and collaborated with boards, volunteers and staff to focus on the identification and long-term cultivation of donors. Her career experience also includes strategic planning, admissions, board development, executive-level leadership, marketing, public relations and communications.
Ms. Fleck is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE), a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and the St. Louis Planned Giving Council (SLPGC). She has spoken regionally at professional development sessions for both the Rhode Island and Greater St. Louis Chapters of AFP and nationally for the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). She currently serves on the board of AFP St. Louis, and is a former board member of AFP Rhode Island. Ms. Fleck holds a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management from Washington University in St. Louis and a dual Bachelor’s Degree in Communications/Public Relations and English Literature from Ohio Northern University.