External Affairs: Steven Oliveira
Wharton School has announced the appointment of Steven Oliveira
as associate dean for External Affairs. Mr. Oliveira will lead and
manage development, communications and alumni affairs programming,
including comprehensive activities for Wharton's $425-million Campaign
for Sustained Leadership.
Oliveira previously served as vice president for Development and
Alumni Relations at the University of Virginia's Darden School,
where he was successful in rebuilding and revitalizing the school's
advancement program. Under his leadership, the Campaign for Darden
surpassed its goal by over 100 percent, raised the largest single
gift in the history of any business school, and had the first graduating
class in the history of higher education to achieve 100 percent
participation in its class gift.
to his position at Darden, Mr. Oliveira served as associate vice
president and co-director of Development at Brown University, where
he was responsible for several of the largest gifts in Brown's history.
During his career, Mr. Oliveira has worked closely with some of
the world's leading philanthropists.
a bachelor's degree from Brown and a J.D. from Suffolk University
Law School. He is also a member of the bar in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 6, October 2, 2001
October 2, 2001
Volume 48 Number 6