David W. HoardDavid Hoard has over 30 years of experiences within collegial and nonprofit institutional advancement settings. He has been a leader as a vice president at four universities, both public and private, and has held a leadership role with a system of public universities. Mr. Hoard has also consulted with over 25 other universities and non-profits. He is currently consulting with Central State University.

He is known for his creativity and resource development models in addition to traditional fundraising and marketing programs. In his role at Jackson State University, Mr. Hoard’s results included six straight semesters of enrollment growth and increases in alumni giving, pushing overall fundraising and alumni support to all time high levels.

Previous university experiences include Savannah College of Art and Design, North Carolina A&T State University, North Carolina Central University, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, and Towson University. Mr. Hoard also runs his own consulting business with clients throughout the United States dealing with marketing, financing, student housing, fundraising and resource development.