The university has engaged
the services of RBR Development Associates Ltd. to provide
interim advice, leadership, management and training for Alumni
Affairs and Development. They are working with the Alumni
Affairs staff to advance all programs of the department. RBR
will focus on alumni affairs, fund-raising, and communications.
RBR bring a senior team of professionals to the assignment
and will be on site for about three weeks per month while
the search for a new director for the department gets under
RBR is one of Canada’s leading fund development consulting
firms. They have specific experience with Memorial, most recently
having completed a strategic review of Alumni Affairs in 2002.