The vice president's office provides leadership for the division's responsibilities that include building trust in the Beach brand; advancing engagement and advocacy; fostering philanthropy through annual-, major-, and planned-gift programs; producing meaningful events and brand experiences for our many stakeholders; spearheading strategic initiatives that hold long-term promise for institutional advancement; and providing for a well-administered and efficient internal infrastructure that empowers this work.

Division Leadership

Jeffrey D. Cook, who serves as the university's chief communications officer and leads the institution's strategic communications and brand management unit, is serving as interim vice president until the appointment of a permanent vice president this fall.