Office of Gift Development

Elizabeth A. Elkas

Associate Dean for Development

Liz Elkas is Associate Dean for Development at Indiana University School of Medicine and serves as the school’s chief development officer. After graduating from Bucknell University with a BA in English and Fine Arts, she obtained a Master of Fine Arts degree from Indiana University.

Her fundraising career began at the Indiana University Foundation in 1985, where she worked on a large scale comprehensive campaign and managed the major gifts team covering southern Indiana. In 1987 she accepted a position with Indiana University School of Medicine. Since then, she has built the major gifts program, managed the annual fund, staffed a variety of boards, and orchestrated several successful capital campaigns. She became Associate Dean for Development in 2005.

Liz and her husband, Dave, live in Bloomington, Indiana. They have two grown children.

Contact Information

eelkas@iu.edu
317-274-5262
1-800-643-6975
1110 W. Michigan St. LO 506
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Development Coordinator

Susan Joiner
sejoiner@iu.edu
317-278-2132
1-800-643-6975