Jane Walsh

Director of Development, College of Fine Arts
(309) 438-7735

In the College of Fine Arts, expert faculty and aspiring students practice, teach and celebrate the arts within the disciplines of art and design, music, theatre, and dance in their purest forms, as well as promote and foster the arts at the intersection of technology and innovation, communication, healthcare, and business. Jane is committed to the College of Fine Arts and its vision to grow and preserve the arts for the benefit of students, the entire university and the broader community. 

Jane is an accomplished fundraising leader with more than 20 years of experience across the education spectrum including the Spark Program and the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship. She received her bachelor of science in history from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  She is married and has two children. She enjoys soccer, cooking, travel, and movies and theatre.