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Stephen W. Sturman

Vice Chancellor of University Advancement


Stephen W. Sturman is the Vice Chancellor of University Advancement at Indiana University South Bend. Prior to coming to IU South Bend, Mr. Sturman was Senior Major Gifts Officer at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana. He also has served as Vice President for Advancement at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio and was Senior Major Gifts Officer at the Culver Academies in Culver, Indiana.

Originally from Indianapolis, Mr. Sturman graduated from Purdue’s Krannert School of Management. He had a 25 year career in sales and was a partner in Sturman & Company, Inc. before joining the world of higher education. He has also attended the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. As a volunteer, Mr. Sturman has served on the Culver Educational Foundation Board of Trustees and was President of the Culver Summer Schools Alumni Association. He also helped raise $7.4 million for the restoration of the historic Sigma Chi Fraternity chapter house at Purdue University.