VP Advancement | The American University of Iraq Sulaimani

VP Advancement

Liza O’Connor-Stroud, VP Advancement

Liza O’Connor-Stroud is Vice President Advancement at American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) and leads initiatives to expand and strengthen the University’s network of private donors, partners, and supporters, particularly in the United States and Britain.

Ms. O’Connor-Stroud has more than twenty years of experience in gift solicitation and capital campaign planning in the USA and Ireland. Prior to joining AUIS, she helped develop a $200 million fundraising campaign as Vice President of The American Ireland Fund.

Ms. O’Connor-Stroud was Director of Development at the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship in Texas, and served in senior administrative positions at the Jesuit College Preparatory School Foundation in Texas and University of Limerick Foundation in Ireland. She holds a Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University and a BA summa cum laude in philosophy from Fordham University.