Dr. Clayton has extensive experience with fundraising both with foundations and individual donors. He has received funding from the California State University, the Ford Foundation, the Templeton Foundation, the Carpenter Foundation, and others. In the years of funding by the Templeton Foundation, he served as Senior Administrator or Senior Advisor for $29M in grant funds. In his previous work as Provost, he assisted in donor relations with a $50M donor to the university, won a commitment of $25M from a supporting foundation, and arranged for numerous other gifts and pledges.
Dr. Clayton also does fundraising consulting for other educational and nonprofit institutions. He currently serves as a board chair and board member for several nonprofits, as well as working in a consultant relationship with others.
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