Brent Magner named V.P. for AdvancementAlum joins the York College family
Brent Magner will become Vice President for Advancement of York College, effective December 1, announced Dr. Wayne Baker, YC President.
“We are thrilled to have Brent join our professional family and give his considerable talent to this ministry in the years ahead,” Baker said. “We thank God for His guidance during this important selection process.”
For the past 14 years Brent has served in the fundraising and development offices of Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas. In 2001 he was named ACU’s Director of Development, and has served in that role to the present.
“His experience working with capital campaigns at ACU as well as the university’s Annual Fund plan is a tremendous asset,” said Baker. “His educational background and experience make him a great fit for this role. We are very fortunate to have someone of Brent’s caliber to represent and promote York College in the areas of advancement.”
Magner earned his associate’s degree from York in 1979, his bachelor’s from ACU in 1981, and his master’s degree in public affairs from the University of Iowa in 1984. He and his wife Kay have four school age children.
"I'm just thankful for an opportunity to serve in this way," Magner said. "To reach out on behalf of my alma mater and work to bless the lives of students there right now and in years to come is an exciting goal and one I'm glad to participate in."