Elizabeth Dunn, Ph.D.
Elizabeth Dunn is vice president of the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation. She had previously served as the Foundation’s campaign counsel.
With more than 25 years of experience in nonprofit fundraising, Dunn works closely with executive leadership, including the Foundation’s executive vice president and chief philanthropy officer, on the cancer center’s fundraising goals and strategic vision. She is responsible for the establishment and execution of Moffitt’s comprehensive fundraising campaign.
Before joining Moffitt, Dunn served as the senior associate vice chancellor of University Development at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she managed the Central Development Office. She also served as a member of the UNC Chapel Hill Foundation, working closely with the vice chancellor for Advancement to develop and implement philanthropic strategies.
Dunn specializes in managing and administering large, complex fundraising organizations at the senior level. She has broad experience in the planning and implementation of several multimillion and multibillion capital, operating and comprehensive fundraising campaigns in the academic, health and free-standing nonprofit areas.
Dunn received her bachelor’s degree in English from Stephen F. Austin State University. She earned a master’s degree in English from the University of North Texas and a Ph.D. in English and American Literature from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.