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Heather Millar

Heather Millar, MBA

Director of Alumni Relations

Phone: 804-628-3787

Email: hemillar@vcu.edu

Heather Millar, MBA is the Department's first full-time Director of Development tasked with the growth and stewardship of contributions to support the Department of Nurse Anesthesia’s mission and passion to “make patient safety real."

Prior to serving in this new role, Heather was working on special projects in the VCU Department of Health Administration including fundraising strategies, alumni relations, and marketing. Her most successful development experience to date includes the establishment of an institutional advancement office with a fifty-year constituent base that had never been cultivated for the Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing. This included implementing effective processes and procedures, finding lost alumni, defining and implementing a strategy for annual giving, creating an alumni council and planning and executing a 50th anniversary.

Heather has several years of demonstrated success in alumni relations, fundraising and marketing, as well as working with the non-profit community and board management in both the private and public sector. She is an undergraduate from Randolph-Macon College and holds an MBA degree from Virginia Commonwealth University.