Faculty and Staff - November 17, 2022

As a reminder, our third finalist for the Vice President for University Advancement is on campus today.

Kevin Hughes

Kevin Hughes currently serves as the Associate Vice President of Advancement with the New College Foundation, The Honors College of Florida.  He has been with the New College Foundation since November 2019, and in this role, he oversees the foundation’s major gifts, annual fund and alumni relations programs.  Hughes spent the first decade of his career working in the political world, serving in a variety of roles in the Ohio Senate and also with the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).  Given the fundraising experience he acquired in these roles, he transitioned to work in the non-profit sector in 2007.  Hughes has spent 12 years in higher education advancement roles, working at both Denison University and Stetson University College of Law prior to his current position with the New College Foundation.  A first-generation college graduate, he is passionate about providing educational opportunities to students of all backgrounds and experiences.  Hughes received his bachelor’s degree from Allegheny College in Meadville, Penn., and currently serves as a member of the AFP Southwest Florida board.

Please note that the location for the 4-5 p.m. meet and greet has changed to the Evans Room in the DiGiorgio Campus Center.

Check the website to review the candidate’s interest letter and resume. 

I hope you will provide your feedback. 


Edward A. Serna