Director of Development
Office: BSN 206
Paras Saxena is the director of development with the Muma College of Business. He began his duties in the fall of 2021, coming from the University of Florida where he served as associate director of development in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Prior to that, Saxena served as assistant director of development in the same college.
His duties at the Muma College of Business include establishing and managing prospect and donor relationships through identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship for top fundraising priorities. In addition to major gift fundraising responsibilities, Saxena serves as an active member of the college’s advancement team bringing creativity and innovation to the team's fundraising strategy.
Saxena earned an MBA from the Warrington College of Business at the university of Florida and a bachelor’s degree in political science and government from UF.