The Director’s primary responsibility is the strategic design, execution and administration of comprehensive fundraising for SEA. A key component of this position is the effective leadership and management of SEA’s annual giving program, including a coordinated matrix of appeals involving emails, phone, personal visits and volunteer engagement. The Director provides strategic and tactical direction and long and short term planning for all areas of growing the annual giving program while also managing special fundraising campaign goals and the overall development of SEA donor relations and stewardship. The Director is responsible for strategically positioning SEA for success in terms of dollars raised, percentage participation, new gifts, consistency of giving and timely donor stewardship and acknowledgement. During the current comprehensive campaign, the Director of Development will take a leadership role in campaign execution and work to employ the campaign activities into the overall development operation.