Director of Development, Provost Initiatives and Corporate Giving
Liz Iracki joined University Advancement as director of development, provost initiatives and corporate giving in 2021. She brings over a decade of experience in higher education and business development. Iracki is responsible working with the Provost and collaborating with all University Advancement colleagues regarding funding opportunities for the university. Iracki came from the University of Denver where she worked on campus building corporate partnerships and raising funds for the Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science and Project X-ITE, a cross-disciplinary initiative focused on innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship. Iracki moved to Los Angeles in 2018 to launch DU's new Southwest regional advancement office. Prior to her work in higher education, Iracki worked in business development spanning technology, finance, and fine arts.
Iracki earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Virginia. She is also a "side hustle" artist who spends weekends at her studio in Lincoln Heights and has painted murals for an elementary school in Colorado, an orphanage in India, and most recently, a private client in Santa Monica.