Awards Chair firstname.lastname@example.org Vice President for University Advancement
Ohio Northern University
Shannon Spencer is Vice President for University Advancement at Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio, where she leads development, alumni relations, advancement services, and marketing and communications. ONU is planning a comprehensive campaign and preparing for its 150th anniversary in 2021. Prior to her current position, she served as Assistant Vice President for Development, Director of Annual Giving, Interim Director of Stewardship, and Assistant Director of Annual Giving at Bowling Green State University.
Before advancement, she worked in academic affairs and student affairs, coordinating student services for the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at the University of Michigan, and serving as an advisor in the Career Center and program coordinator in the Office of Service-Learning at BGSU. She has taught undergraduate courses in career development, career implementation, and citizenship and community engagement. Shannon has published articles and presented at conferences on topics including volunteer management, annual giving, serving adult learners in service-learning programs, career services, and experiential learning curriculums. She holds a master's degree in College Student Personnel and an undergraduate degree in English from BGSU.