Paul S. Glasser of Teaneck was named vice president of institutional advancement at Touro College and University System. Touro’s president, Dr. Alan Kadish, made the announcement. Mr. Glasser’s career has been in nonprofit development and management, directing fundraising campaigns, board relations, major gift solicitations. and event planning for a number of noted Jewish organizations.
At Touro, he will direct the college’s fundraising initiatives and build and manage its infrastructure and operations, plan and implement an annual fund campaign, major gift initiatives, capital campaigns, and develop a department of alumni relations.
“My fundraising philosophy is simple,” Mr. Glasser said. “Development is all about people and the cultivation of relationships with those who find the institution’s narrative compelling. My goal is to generate support for the wide-ranging programs so that Touro can continue to meet every important need the school identifies.”
Mr. Glasser most recently was associate vice president for institutional advancement at Yeshiva University and senior director of institutional advancement at the Orthodox Union. He also was executive vice president at the American Committee for Shaare Zedek Medical Center.
“We are very pleased to have Paul Glasser join our staff to serve Touro in this critical role and look forward to benefitting from his wide-ranging experience and skills in this arena,” Dr. Kadish said. For more information on Touro College, go to www.touro.edu/news.