Membership and Development Coordinator – Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

February 23, 2024

The Membership and Development Coordinator plays a critical role in raising operating funds and engaging member/donor communities with Sheldon Museum of Art. This position is responsible for all aspects of managing and building the Sheldon Art Association (SAA) membership program including: providing excellent customer service; strategic planning and growth; planning and implementing engaging member events; developing effective communication and marketing strategies; and increasing member renewal, retention, upgrades, and acquisition. The position is responsible for managing the member/donor database, including processing acknowledgements and payments. The Membership and Development Coordinator provides critical support to development program activities including special events, annual campaigns, and prospect research. It also serves as an administrative liaison to the SAA board of trustees.

The Sheldon Museum of Art, located in a Phillip Johnson masterpiece building, houses one of the nation’s premier university collections of American art, with over 12,000 objects, including European and Latin American holdings. The Museum Sculpture Garden has over 30 works of outdoor sculpture, including monumental works by di Suvero, Lachaise, Oldenburg, Otterness, Serra, Shea, and David Smith.