Portrait of Dan Frezza

Dan Frezza

Associate Vice President for Strategic Operations & Annual Giving at William & Mary

In his current role, Dan Frezza oversees the strategic leadership and execution of a comprehensive annual giving approach that includes fundraising priorities for 13 school and units. William & Mary boasts the highest undergraduate alumni participation rate among public ivy universities and leads all top 50 nationally ranked USNWR public universities. Under his leadership, Dan has successfully positioned annual giving and participation as key campaign goals in a $1 billion comprehensive campaign. During his five-year tenure, William & Mary has grown from 23% participation in 2012 to 29.9% in 2017.

Dan has more than 14 years of higher education experience, ranging from student affairs, alumni engagement and annual giving. He received his bachelor’s degree in communications and marketing from Western Carolina University and his master’s degree in higher education administration from North Carolina State University.