Senior Director of Strategic Solicitations, Kansas State University Foundation
Sara joined Kansas State University Foundation as Director of Annual Giving in January 2016. Now Senior Director of Strategic Solicitations, Prince’s leadership recently guided a full in-house hub & spoke integration of a progressive omni-channel program. Her knowledge of annual giving and strategic planning provide a solid foundation to influence innovative approaches to traditional annual practices. What she enjoys most in her current role is the opportunity to take risks and test unconventional methods to help solve problems, satisfy campus priorities and make KSUF the best development shop in higher education.
Sara brings more than 10 years of experience in higher education and community-based philanthropy, leading in a variety of roles including frontline fundraiser, community relations manager, grant writer, annual giving and stewardship director, providing a robust knowledge base for managing development shops and helping propel operations beyond best practices in the pursuit of excellence.
Sara earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from Southwestern University and her Master’s Degree in Mass Communications and Public Relations from Kansas State University.