Dave Wishart

David Wishart

Assistant Vice President, Philanthropic Engagement, Syracuse University


David Wishart is the Assistant Vice President for Philanthropic Engagement at Syracuse University. In his role, David provides leadership, strategic direction and evaluation for the central Annual Fund program, Leadership Annual Giving, and the newly created Development Associate program. Additionally, David carries a portfolio of Principal Gift prospects. Wishart has over a decade of experience in academic fundraising, including leading the Orange Club at Syracuse University as Executive Director, regional major gift fundraising, and working in Princeton University’s Capital Giving office. David holds an undergraduate degree from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management and a Masters of Business Administration from Auburn University’s Raymond J. Harbert College of Business.

Auburn University, College of Business