Jim Moore, President & CEO, University of Illinois Foundation
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Indiana Historical Society – Frank and Katrina Basile Theater
450 W. Ohio Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Moore discussed how to adopt a more inclusive orientation in the increasingly important world of educational advancement and allied professions. As every university looks to philanthropy for its future, how does one attract, retain and promote effective leaders? Jim Moore, CEO of the University of Illinois Foundation, a national leader among his peers in higher education advancement, led us in a discussion on the importance of diversity and inclusion in the profession of philanthropy.
About Jim Moore
James Moore, president and CEO of the University of Illinois Foundation, provides strategic oversight and support to a comprehensive fundraising operation for the University of Illinois and its three campuses in Urbana-Champaign, Chicago and Springfield. He previously served as president and CEO of the University of Arizona Foundation and the University of Northern Colorado Foundation. He also held senior-level positions at Northwest Missouri State University, Clarkson University, University of Arizona, and Iowa State University.
Moore has served on CASE’s National Committee on Institutionally Related Foundations as well as the CASE Commission on Philanthropy. He currently serves as a chair-elect of the CASE Board of Trustees. Moore is the 2015 recipient of the CASE Commonfund Institutionally Related Foundation Award.