Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) June 05, 2014
Salt Lake Community College has named Nancy Michalko as the school’s new executive director of development. Michalko will lead SLCC’s fundraising efforts, benefitting areas like scholarships and facilities.
“Nancy joins SLCC with deep development experience and an attitude of excellence,” said SLCC vice president of institutional advancement Alison McFarlane. “She is poised to engage the College's present and future donors and move the College's development office to new heights.”
Michalko brings to the job 27 years of development experience that includes posts at Westminster College, State University of New York and Yale University. Most recently she was the scholarship advisor for Park City High School, during which time she steered many students to a successful start in college at SLCC.
“There’s no question that every single person I ask about Salt Lake Community College talks about the quality of the professors and teachers and their love for the teachers they’ve had here,” Michalko said. “They make personal relationships with these kids. So, that’s been very impressive.”
Michalko is a graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University with a bachelor degree in public relations and marketing. A native of West Virginia, Michalko is a member of Council for Advancement and Support of Education and is a past president of the Utah Society of Fund Raisers. She and her husband have two children, one of whom graduated from SLCC and then from the University of Utah with a double major.
Salt Lake Community College is an accredited, student-focused, urban college meeting the diverse needs of the Salt Lake community. Home to more than 60,000 students each year, the College is Utah’s leading provider of workforce development programs. SLCC is also the largest supplier of transfer students to Utah’s four-year institutions and a perennial Top 10 college nationally for total associate degrees awarded. The College is the sole provider of applied technology courses in the Salt Lake area, with multiple locations, an eCampus, and nearly 1,000 continuing education sites located throughout the Salt Lake Valley. Personal attention from an excellent faculty is paramount at the College, which maintains an average class size of 20.