St. Mary's College of Maryland, The Public Honors College
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About St. Mary's: Administration

Division of Advancement


Calvert Hall 102
(240) 895-4282

Donald M Bowman, Interim Vice President for Advancement
dmbowman@smcm.edu

Don Bowman, Interim Vice President for Advancement

Don Bowman was appointed Interim Vice President for Development at St. Mary’s in February 2014. He oversees fundraising and alumni relations and he serves as Executive Director of the St. Mary’s College of Maryland Foundation. Bowman has successful senior development and advancement experience with a wide range of educational institutions including the University of California, Seattle University, Spring Hill College, Georgetown University, Wilson College, and SUNY Stony Brook. He has been a successful consultant with public and private institutions in the areas of alumni and volunteer leadership, board development, capital campaigns, and major gift fundraising. Bowman holds a B.A. degree from Occidental College and an M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

Divisional Leadership Team

Sandy Abell, Executive Assistant
slabell@smcm.edu

Liisa Franzen, Director of Development and Campaigns
lefranzen@smcm.edu

Emily Jackson, Director of Advancement Services and Prospect Management
ebjackson@smcm.edu

Linda Jones, Director of Events and Conferences
ltjones1@smcm.edu

Dave Sushinsky, Director of Alumni Relations
dmsushinsky@smcm.edu

Jackie Wright, Director of Foundation Finance and Administration
jawright1@smcm.edu