Daniel P. Joyce, M.A. ’01, joined the University’s Executive Cabinet as Vice President of University Advancement in July 2020. Over the past 15 years, Mr. Joyce served the University in several fundraising and advancement roles. He most recently served since 2018 as La Salle’s Assistant Vice President for Development. In this role, he collectively helped raise nearly $34 million for La Salle, with success in major gift campaigns and university endowment fundraising.
His advancement efforts contributed significantly to the School of Business’ Building Initiative, leading to the grand opening of Founders’ Hall—a six-story, 87,000-square-foot space rich in amenities and technology. At La Salle, Mr. Joyce has helped grow support for the University’s endowed scholarships, academic programs across all three schools, and University Athletics.
Mr. Joyce holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a major in marketing, from Xavier University. In 2001, he earned a Master of Arts in Business Communication from La Salle University. He is a past president of Xavier’s Delaware Valley Alumni Chapter and a former member of the Penn Foundation’s Fundraising Committee.