Assistant Director of Development srusse02@syr.edu

Sarah Russell is the Assistant Director of Development for the Institute for Veterans and Military Families. In this role, she is responsible for leading and managing the IVMF’s direct response marketing plan and supporting the development team in its fundraising efforts.

Russell brings nearly 10 years of fundraising experience to the IVMF team. Prior to joining the IVMF, Russell worked across the country, and most recently in Washington, DC, raising millions of dollars for large and small organizations alike.

Russell is an Indiana native. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Ball State University in Muncie, Ind.