Michael Pecho is at the moment Govt Director, Main Presents, College Development of McGill College, the place he has performed a key function within the “Made by McGill: the Marketing campaign for Our Third Century” marketing campaign. He has been working in philanthropy for some twenty years and has occupied senior positions with the Montreal Kids’s Hospital Basis, the INRS Basis and The Neuro (the Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital).
Rector Daniel Jutras welcomed the strategic appointment: “Along with his spectacular observe document in philanthropy, Michael Pecho has deep data of academia and the well being sector, in addition to first-rate worldwide expertise. He’s recognized for his vitality and strategic imaginative and prescient. I’m assured that he’ll have the ability to domesticate a real philanthropic tradition at our college.
“I want to take this chance to thank our colleague Raymond Lalande from the underside of my coronary heart for generously agreeing to increase his time period as Vice-Rector whereas we recruited a successor,” Rector Jutras added.
Michael Pecho graduated from Université de Montréal with a level in legislation. He started his fundraising profession with the United Nations Kids’s Fund (UNICEF), for which he labored each in Senegal and on the UN headquarters in New York. His five-year time period begins on January 18, 2021.