Beverly Wadsworth to Lead Advancement at Minneapolis College
Minneapolis College is pleased to announcement the appointment of Beverly Wadsworth as Director of Community Relations, Advancement and Foundation.
In this position, Wadsworth will develop and provide leadership for a comprehensive community awareness and advancement program. Closing educational equity gaps in the community is a top priority.
She spent 10-plus years at the University of Minnesota in progressively challenging and successful roles in the advancement area. Her background uniquely blends community engagement, relationship development and management, fundraising and higher education.
According to the college’s president, Dr. Sharon Pierce, “We are fortunate to have Beverly lead our advancement efforts as we continue to work diligently to provide access to the transformational power of education and eliminate equity gaps in our community.”
The Minneapolis College Foundation supports students with a half-million dollars in scholarships annually.