Patricia P. Jackson, MBA

Vice President for Development, Brown University, USA

Patricia (Trish) Jackson has over 30 years of advancement experience at a wide variety of institutions. She currently leads the development effort for the $3 billion BrownTogether campaign for institutional priorities. Previously, she served as interim vice president for development and alumni relations for the medical enterprise at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health. She also spent eight years leading all funding initiatives at Smith College, including the launch of Women for the World: The Campaign for Smith, which raised $486 million, the most successful campaign at a women’s college once completed. She has also served on the development staffs of Wheaton, Mount Holyoke, Claremont McKenna and Scripps colleges. Trish is an alumna and trustee of Scripps College, the women’s college within the Claremont Colleges Consortium. She earned an MBA with an emphasis in economics of nonprofits from the Drucker School of Management at The Claremont Graduate University. She recently completed service as President of the Board of Elders at The Church of Christ at Dartmouth College, and, as chair of the Women’s Philanthropy Institute Council at the Lilly School of Philanthropy.

I signed because of all the women who have suffered violence in the past, and in hopes of preventing such for all future generations.

- Patricia P. Jackson