Jim Broschart Named VP of Institutional Advancement

March 9, 2010

Hartwick College is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Broschart as Vice President for Institutional Advancement. He will assume his position at Hartwick on April 5, 2010.

Broschart comes to Hartwick from Syracuse University, where he has served as director of regional advancement and team leader for greater Boston since 2007. He previously was director of development for Syracuse’s College of Arts & Sciences, and has overseen development efforts and giving programs at several colleges, foundations, and organizations in central New York.

“Jim has a well-rounded and successful track record in fundraising and institutional advancement,” Dr. Margaret L. Drugovich, President of Hartwick College, said. “His work with donor relations and strategy development prepares him well for this important leadership position.”

His previous work includes positions at the State University of New York at Oswego and the Hospice Foundation of Central New York. He received his bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration from Ithaca College and his M.B.A. from Binghamton University.

In 1998, he was named to the Central New York Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” list for his civic and business accomplishments. He also was named to the Leadership Greater Syracuse Class of 1998 and the Leadership Oswego County Class of 2006, and is a member of several boards of directors, including the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga and the Central New York Association of Fundraising Professionals.

At Hartwick, Broschart will oversee the strategic efforts of the College’s Alumni Relations and Development offices, leading the College’s fundraising efforts.

“I'm excited to join an outstanding, energetic institution like Hartwick and to being part of the team that builds a solid and growing foundation of resources," Broschart said. "Hartwick's dedicated students, faculty, and staff, passionate alumni and alumni leaders, and visionary College leadership position Hartwick well to successfully make its case for enhanced support. Hartwick's culture of close student-faculty interaction, liberal arts excellence, and emphasis on experiential learning is worthy of the close attention, involvement, and support of alumni, the community, and the world. I look forward to being part of that unique experience and culture, and working with all of Hartwick's constituents and friends to advance its mission and vision.”

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,480 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes a uniquely experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a unique January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for the world ahead. A Three Year Bachelor’s Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

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