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Welcoming Mr. Budd Lauer as New I.A. Director

Please help us welcome Budd Lauer as our newly appointed Director of Institutional Advancement & Executive Director of the Foundation for Maryknoll School.
Lauer will be responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive fundraising plans for annual giving, major gifts, fundraising events, and planned giving. In addition to securing major gifts to special projects and campaigns and endowments from individuals, foundations, and corporations, Lauer will oversee Maryknoll's alumni relations program while providing support to the alumni association.

Lauer brings more than 14 years of experience in fundraising, previously serving as Director of Advancement at Honolulu Museum of Art, Director of Development at Purdue University, and Director of Annual Giving and Major Gift Officer at Clarion University Foundation in Pennsylvania.

Lauer holds a Bachelor of Non-Profit Organizational Management from Duke University, a Master of Business Administration from Webster University, and a Master of Economics from the University of Oklahoma.

We look forward to his contributions to growing constituent relations and fundraising for Maryknoll School. Our Foundation and Advancement Office is integral to Maryknoll School's mission of providing innovative, values-based education rooted in the Catholic faith.

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Lori Carlos '87
Director of Marketing, Communications, and Community Engagement

Office Line: (808) 952-8460

About Maryknoll School

Maryknoll School was founded more than 90 years ago by the Maryknoll Sisters and is Hawaii’s largest coeducational Catholic school serving students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12. Maryknoll is at the forefront of innovation in education as the first school in Hawai‘i to offer Mandarin immersion during the school day. The school is committed to creating 21st-century learners, leaders, and global citizens of character.
1526 Alexander St.
Honolulu, HI 96822
Tel: 808.952.8400