Mary Baldwin Appoints Director of Annual Giving

May 22, 2001

Mary Baldwin University announces the appointment of Lisa D. Boyce as director of annual giving. In her role as director, she will be responsible for overseeing all annual fundraising efforts made by the college. Annual giving supports the current operations of the college with monetary contributions.

Ms. Boyce is a 2001 graduate of Mary Baldwin University, where, as a student in the Baldwin Online and Adult Programs, she earned a B.A. in business administration and marketing with a distinction in business. Boyce has experience in both professional and private fundraising as well as an extensive background in marketing and sales. She has worked for several companies in the Charlottesville area, including the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce and United States Cellular Corporation.

Mary Baldwin University is a multi-faceted liberal arts college in Staunton, Virginia, with three residential programs for women – the traditional program, the Program for the Exceptionally Gifted, and the Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership – as well as coeducational, non-residential Adult Degree and master’s programs. Mary Baldwin offers the B.A. and/or the B.S. in 32 majors, the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) with K-8 emphasis, the Master of Letters (M.Litt.) in Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature in Performance, and post-graduate teaching licensure (PGTL). The oldest women’s college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church U.S.A., Mary Baldwin was founded in 1842 and is also the first women’s college to be granted a circle of the national leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa. It is one of only 262 colleges and universities to house a chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa honor society.