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Zink is next VC for Advancement

Dr. Janis (Jan) Zink, who has extensive experience in higher education and university advancement, will be the next vice chancellor for university advancement. Zink will begin work March 18.

“I am extremely pleased Jan Zink is joining UNCG as our vice chancellor for university advancement,” Chancellor Linda P. Brady said. “Her experience in all aspects of advancement will be invaluable as we build stronger relationships with alumni and friends.”

Zink served the University of Tulsa as vice president of institutional advancement from 1998 to 2005 and since then as senior vice president of planning and outreach. Prior to joining Tulsa, she served as director of development and alumni relations at the University of Texas at El Paso from 1990 to 1998, and as director of corporate and foundation development for Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center from 1988 to 1990.

Zink will be responsible for providing vision, leadership and strategic planning for UNCG’s 65-member University Advancement division. She will lead the university’s fundraising, advancement services and alumni relations units.

Full story at UNCG News.

By Betsi Robinson