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Darla Moore School of Business


Nancy Keon

Title: Senior Director of Development
Department: Advancement
Darla Moore School of Business
Phone: 803-777-7428
Office: Darla Moore School of Business, Room 342


Nancy Keon, senior director of development for the Moore School, is an accomplished development professional with considerable philanthropy experience. She has secured many seven-figure principal gifts; has worked with donors on gifts pertaining to scholarships, faculty professorships/chairs and academic program support; and has built engagements with corporate partners. Keon has also worked extensively with advisory boards, empowering members to be informed "insider" advocates for the college or university involved, just as she has worked with alumni to ensure engagement and investment in their alma mater’s future. Keon has a deep understanding of the Central Development/School Development relationship at comprehensive universities, and over her career her managerial responsibilities have evolved from director of Development and Alumni, to senior director of Development, to assistant VP of Development, to University First Lady.