Sturman Named Vice Chancellor of University Advancement
Stephen Sturman has been named the next Vice Chancellor for University Advancement at Indiana University South Bend.
He comes to IU South Bend from Valparaiso University where he has been serving as Senior Major Gifts Officer. Previously, he was vice president for advancement at Antioch College when it was re-opening in Ohio. There, he established a new development office and was a member of the College’s leadership team. Prior to that he was senior development officer at The Culver Educational Foundation supporting the Culver Academies in Culver, Indiana. Steve begins his duties on December 1.
He replaces Ilene Sheffer who is retiring at the end of December after 13 years of service at IU South Bend. They will have a month to work together to insure a smooth transition in leadership during the Indiana University Bicentennial Campaign that is currently underway.
Sturman has a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Purdue University and experience in private sector sales and sales management in the Indianapolis area.