Stacy Nixon Joins Collegiate as Assistant Head for Advancement

Stacy Nixon, CFRE, will assume the newly created position of assistant head for advancement come Feb. 1, 2020. Nixon brings an impressive depth and breadth of experience in educational administration, nonprofit leadership, fundraising and community engagement to this position, in which she will work with several areas of our school to advance the mission.

Nixon comes to us from her current position as philanthropy director for the Girl Scout Council of the Colonial Coast. In that role, she has served nearly 2,300 girls and their adult leaders through a variety of fundraising and strategic planning initiatives, including a new community troop and program model that leverages community relationships and philanthropic support to ensure the council’s success. She also has served in a variety of advancement roles in higher education, including major gifts officer at Old Dominion University and associate director of development at Tidewater Community College.

In addition, she's an active member of the Hampton Roads community, including service on the LEAD Hampton Roads Board of Trustees and as a past president of the Rotary Club of Hampton Roads, an active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Hampton Roads Chapter and a Virginia Beach Court Appointed Special Advocate.