Susan is responsible for the management of planned gifts that incorporate the University into the estate and financial plans of alumni and friends. She reaches out to graduates from our historic Schermerhorn Street and Lewis Avenue campuses, hosting events designed to keep them connected to St. John’s and to each other. Susan also handles marketing, solicitation and cultivation efforts for The McCallen Society whose members have included the University in their will. She also focuses on the stewardship of all activities and initiatives pertaining to the Notre Dame College alumnae.
Susan, formerly an Associate Director with the Futures in Education Foundation/R.C. Diocese of Brooklyn, comes to St. John’s with more than 15 years of fundraising and marketing experience. She holds a B.S. in Marketing from St. John's.
Susan M. Damiani '87CBA
Director of Gift Planning