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Adam Short
Associate Director
Corporate and Foundation Relations
University Development (MC0336)
Gateway Center, Virginia Tech
902 Prices Fork Rd.
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Office: 540-231-4584
Cell: 540-750-9049
Fax: 540-231-6354
ashort@vt.edu

Adam is responsible for developing a best-practices foundation relation platform while advancing philanthropic corporate and private foundation partnerships strategically aligned with the vision and priorities of Virginia Tech, and its students, faculty, departments, centers, and programs.

His development career spans over a decade, during which he has established a track record of success at the major gift level and has been recognized for exceptional communication and proposal development skills . Prior to Virginia Tech, he coordinated corporate and foundation efforts in the Northeast region for the American Red Cross.

Adam holds a bachelor of arts degree from Reed College and a master of business administration degree from Bryant University.