Carolyn L. Branton Named as New Executive Director of Institutional Advancement for Robert Morris University Illinois

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Robert Morris University Illinois selects development professional Carolyn L. Branton to head the University's advancement team.

"We are confident Carolyn's experience has positioned her well to lead the advancement team at Robert Morris." - RMU President Mablene Krueger

Robert Morris University Illinois is pleased to announce the appointment of Carolyn L. Branton as the new Executive Director of Institutional Advancement.

Ms. Branton is an experienced fund raising professional who most recently served as director of development for the Black Ensemble Theater in Chicago. She spent several years as the Manager of Strategic Partnerships and Communications for Chicago Commons, as an account executive with Carol Fox and Associates, and as assistant director of development for the Chicago Sinfonietta.

A graduate of Columbia College Chicago where she obtained her Master of Arts in Management, she completed her undergraduate work in communications at Millikin University. She is currently a fellow in Chicago Urban League's 2018 IMPACT Leadership Development Program in partnership with University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

“Robert Morris University is looking to expand its relationships with business, civic and cultural leaders and institutions in the greater Chicago area and throughout Illinois,” said RMU President Mablene Krueger. “We are confident Carolyn’s experience has positioned her well to lead the advancement team at Robert Morris in achieving those goals.”

Robert Morris University Illinois is a not-for-profit, baccalaureate and graduate degree granting institution, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.* The University serves students interested in getting an education in business, graphic arts, nursing and health care, culinary and computer studies at its main campus in Chicago, as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Springfield, Peoria, Schaumburg and Lake County. In all communications, please refer to the university by its full name, Robert Morris University Illinois. For more information, call 800-762-5960 or visit the web site at http://www.robertmorris.edu
*Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60602, 312-263-0456.

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