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The University of South Carolina Alumni Association (‘My Carolina Alumni Association’) announces a nationwide search to recruit an Executive Director.

My Carolina Alumni Association is an independent 501(c)(3) organization and is the University of South Carolina alumni membership organization that promotes a lifelong connection to USC.   Dedicated to the needs of the students and alumni of the University of South Carolina, the Association’s Strategic Plan emphasizes four overarching goals: 1) Add Value to Students, 2) Engage Alumni, 3) Build the Brand of the University and the Alumni Association and 4) Grow the Alumni Center Hospitality Business. The Association has adopted a purposeful and measurable approach to improving service to its alumni members and the University while increasing its accountability to its membership. 

Reporting to the Association Board, the next Executive Director is responsible for an annual budget of approximately $4 million and a full-time staff of 21.   The Executive Director is responsible for the effective management and operation of the Association and its hospitality business, and is a key member of the University community.  The University of South Carolina has over 300,000 living alumni.  (A more complete ‘Leadership Statement’ will soon be available at www.mycarolina.org).

While applications and nominations will be accepted until a new Executive Director is named, interested parties are encouraged to submit their materials to our consultant at the address below by January 15, 2019 to assure optimal consideration.  Application materials should include a current resume and brief letter of interest highlighting why you feel this position is a good fit for your skills and experience.  Please send your materials to:

USC Alumni Affairs ED Search

R. William Funk & Associates

2911 Turtle Creek Boulevard, Suite 300

Dallas, Texas 75219

Email:  [email protected]

Fax:  214/523-9067


The University of South Carolina and My Carolina Alumni Association are equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.




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Posted: 10/30/2018
Application Due: 12/29/2018
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