Bud Edwards has served as Vice President for University Advancement at four different Universities: University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, Arkansas), University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland), Buena Vista University (Storm Lake, Iowa), Graceland University (Lamoni, Iowa).
He has over 40 years of experience in University management and fundraising. He was on the President’s cabinet at each institution and participated in all areas of decision making at these institutions. He was the senior partner of Reach Inc. - a full service fundraising consulting firm. He has assisted in raising over one billion dollars in his career. Bud served on many boards over the past 40 years.