Director of Development and Strategic Communications
Mr. Kavanagh joined the Osher Center as the Director of Development and Strategic Communications in September 2011. Prior to his coming to UCSF, Mr. Kavanagh served ten years as the Executive Director of Spirit Rock Meditation Center. In addition to other leadership responsibilities, he established and led the fundraising effort for the annual fund and capital campaign at this renowned meditation practice and study center. Mr. Kavanagh also brings experience in foundation and corporate settings, including Charles Schwab, Inc., where he served as the startup project manager for the Schwab Fund for Charitable Giving.