Gavin Viano joined the Dartmouth family on November 29, 2010 as Managing Director for Athletics Fund Raising. Gavin works specifically with Basketball, Hockey, Lacrosse, Baseball, Soccer, Track & Field, Skiing and Rugby and also oversees the professional staff in the Athletics Fundraising Office.
From 2007 to 2010, Gavin served as the Director of Athletic Development at Drexel University. In this role, he was responsible for soliciting major and capital gifts for the department of athletics, planning and implementing both annual and strategic campaign-related fundraising initiatives and management of Drexel's sport-specific athletic fundraising committees. Prior to this assignment, he served as the athletic development officer at Fordham University where he solicited annual and major gifts for Fordham University's Athletic programs. He has also served at St. John's University and Clark University as a fundraiser and as an assistant coach of the swimming and diving team at Clark.
Gavin earned a Masters' degree in Sport Management from Drexel University in 2011 and graduated in 2001 from Clark University with a Bachelors of Arts degree in History.