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Donna C. Heiser
Chief Advancement and Communications Officer
dheiser@avemarialaw.edu   Phone:(239) 687-5402

Donna Heiser has more than 25 years of experience in advancement, public relations and marketing.  She joined the Law School in December 2012 and manages the advancement and external affairs departments.  Most recently, she served as Director of Advancement at a Catholic secondary school where she was instrumental in raising $9.6 million of a $10 million Capital Campaign.   Mrs. Heiser also served as founder and President of McCue Advertising & Public Relations and The Genesis Group. She is a member of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and serves on the boards of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals, Everglades and the Gulf Coast Public Relations Society of America, and has been listed in Who’s Who of American Women, Industry, Finance and Advertising. She is an Accredited Public Relations Counselor and received her B.A. from Rosemont College in Philadelphia.





Donna C. Heiser
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