Cheryl House, CFRE, Executive Director, Pima Community College Foundation
Cheryl House joined the Pima Community College Foundation as executive director in September 2003.
In that capacity she
is responsible for the overall administration of the Foundation, including fundraising, financial management and strategic planning.
From 1996-2003, she was director of development for the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and the University of Arizona Foundation, raising funds to support Pharmacy programs as part of Campaign Arizona, the UA's billion-dollar fundraising effort.
Prior to joining the UA, Cheryl was president of Junior Achievement of Southern Arizona, an organization that pairs business people with schools to provide economic education.
In 2001, the Association of Fundraising Professionals named Cheryl Southern Arizona's Outstanding Fundraising Executive.
earned Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) status in 1993.
Cheryl was the 2008 Chair of the Planned Giving Roundtable of Southern Arizona (PGRT) and is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), National Committee on Planned Giving (NCPG), Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and Council for Resource Development (CRD).
She serves on the Board of Directors for CASE District VII and the YWCA of Tucson, and was recently elected to the 2010-2012 Board of the Rotary Club of Tucson.
She is a member of the 2006 class of Greater Tucson Leadership.
A native of Columbus, Ohio, Cheryl graduated from Bowling Green State University with a degree in journalism.
has lived in Tucson for over 25 years.