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Development Director Named for Creighton School of Medicine

Development Director Named for Creighton School of Medicine

Matt Gerard has been named director of development for the Creighton University School of Medicine. He is responsible for coordinating and directing the school’s fundraising efforts.

Gerard, who joined Creighton University in 2004, previously served as the School of Medicine’s associate director of development and most recently as assistant director of principal gifts.

Prior to Creighton, Gerard worked as a public relations writer at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, from 2001 to 2004, and at the University of Iowa’s College of Medicine, Iowa City, from 1993 to 1996. He also served as head cross-country coach and assistant track-and-field coach at both Western Michigan and Colgate University, Hamilton, N.Y.

An Omaha native, Gerard completed his undergraduate degree in journalism at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, and his graduate degree in education at University of Oregon, Eugene.

Posted: 12/08/06