University of Lynchburg taps Wood to serve as Assistant Vice President for Development

Shawn P. Wood has joined the Advancement team as Assistant Vice President for Development at the University of Lynchburg. In his new role, Mr. Wood is responsible for the overall management of the major gifts program.

Mr. Wood brings extensive experience in leadership roles in educational institutions, non-profit organizations, and businesses. In higher education fundraising, he has served as the Director of Major Gifts-Athletics at Jacksonville University in Florida and Athletics Development Officer at Clarion University Foundation in Pennsylvania. Early in his career, he was the Director of Goodwill Industries of North Central West Virginia for four years.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from West Virginia Wesleyan College.