Pace University Names Gary Laermer
Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations
Laermer returns to his alma mater to lead fundraising efforts and institutional advancement with Pace President Marvin Krislov
NEW YORK, April, 23, 2018 — Gary Laermer has been appointed Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations at Pace University effective April 30, 2018.
As Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, Laermer will lead all fundraising efforts to support student and faculty success. He will also be responsible for leading the development of strategic alumni engagement opportunities, ensuring that Pace’s community of over 140,000 alumni have a meaningful and rewarding experience with their alma mater. Laermer join Pace at an exciting time in its history, as volunteer leadership has grown across its schools, alumni have become more engaged, and fundraising has grown year over year. Pace recently redeveloped its Pleasantville campus and is currently reimaging its lower Manhattan campus through its New York City Master Plan. This ambitious initiative creates a revitalized living and learning community for Pace students. Beyond capital improvements, Pace’s strategic fundraising priorities are focused on initiatives that boost student access and success, including increased scholarship support and experiential learning opportunities that take full advantage of the University’s location in the world’s leading city for arts, entertainment, and business.
Link to full press release: http://pace.edu/gary-laermer