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Education: K-12 / Independent Schools

Director of Development

Crystal Springs Uplands School
Hillsborough, California

Founded in 1952, Crystal Springs Uplands School (Crystal) is an independent middle and high school (6- 12) located on two campuses on the San Francisco Peninsula. Crystal is a vibrant and close-knit community of scholars rooted in traditions of excellence and a culture of inclusion and belonging. The school is committed to providing a comprehensive education that ensures the well-rounded development of its students through an emphasis on critical thinking, academic challenge and engagement, arts, and athletics.

The Opportunity

Building on a legacy of scholarly distinction, Crystal is seeking a Director of Development (DoD) to drive philanthropy and stewardship programs for annual and capital campaigns, institutional giving, and endowment. The DoD will join a caring and committed team of colleagues as well as a community of exceptional faculty and students. Crystal is a place where mission truly matters.

Reporting to the Assistant Head for Advancement and Strategy, the Director of Development will help to foster a collegial and collaborative environment to advance the school’s mission and fundraising goals. The ideal candidate will bring a passion for education and an appetite for growth. A mission-driven innovator, the Director should be a creative thinker who is comfortable taking initiative with a proven ability to inspire, lead, motivate, and manage.

To Learn More and Nominate Qualified Candidates


Chandra Montgomery

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Alexus Forte

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