INDIANAPOLIS -Travis McDearmon has joined the IU School of Dentistry as its assistant director of development.
Most recently, McDearmon worked as a major gifts officer and director of annual giving for the University of Kentucky’s College of Arts and Sciences. He also served in various development roles at Purdue University and Ball State University.
McDearmon also has served in other roles within higher education, including teaching, career advising and academic consulting.
He earned a doctorate in studies in higher education from the University of Kentucky, a master’s in student affairs from Ball State University and a bachelor’s in psychology from the University of Kentucky.
He brings an extensive background in policy research, including investigating the role that perception of college and university alumni plays and how it relates to institutional support.