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Emily Toalson

Area: Development and Alumni Relations

  • Snead Hall
  • 301 W. Main Street
  • Box 844000
  • Richmond, VA, 23284-4000
  • Office: B4189B

Emily Toalson joined VCU School of Business as Director of Development in July 2014. Emily has worked for 12 years in a higher education fundraising enviroment and has had significant involvement in all aspects of instituational advancment programs. Currently, she takes a leadership role for development activities at the School of Business and represents all departments, centers and institutes. Her work includes volunteer management, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of prospects and donors, as well as deferred giving programs. She plans and participates in Corporate, Foundation and individual giving and actively seeks to expand constituent groups who will invest in the School of Business initiatives. Her previous experience includes, Associate Regional Director of Major Gifts at Virginia Tech, Director of Development at John Tyler Community College and Assistant Director of Leadership Annual Giving/Special Gifts at Radford University. She earned a M.S. in Corporate and Professional Communications and B.S. in Media Studies/Minor in Public Relations from Radford University.