Major Gifts Officer

Jill Manning joined the UArts Advancement team in April, 2019. Jill came to UArts from Longwood University, where she served as a Leadership Gift Officer. Jill has a passion for the arts and inspires people to make gifts as an expression of their identity and their values. Jill graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Arts from its Gallatin School of Individual Study and has certificates in Fundraising and Development from the University of Richmond. After a decade away, she is beyond thrilled to be back in her hometown of Philadelphia. When not raising funds in support of advancing human creativity, she can found at home in East Falls with her photographer husband, Michael, and daughter, Henrietta.