Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations for Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Matthew P. Haag is the Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations for Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health and Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. In this role, Haag and his team provide philanthropic support for Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health and Geisel to help advance patient care, medical education and research, as well as the creation of a national model for how to accelerate scientific discovery and transform health care both in the US and internationally.
Haag brings more than 20 years of successful annual, major and planned gift experience to this new role, as well as a background in event, alumni relations management, and foundation and corporate engagement. He recently served as the Associate Vice President of Clinical, Research and Academic Development for the University of Rochester, University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), in Rochester, NY. In this role, Haag oversaw the fundraising and alumni relations programs for three academic programs as well as the fundraising for the clinical and research efforts. In 2017, through a focus on annual, major, leadership and principal gifts, he led a fundraising team that raised approximately $40 million in commitments and $37 million in cash. In addition, he was a member of the University of Rochester Medical Center Executive team, which oversaw the Medical Center advancement efforts including fundraising, patient and family engagement, alumni relations, communications and management. He also worked closely with senior leadership in the Medical Center to help develop overall Advancement strategies.
Prior to joining URMC in 2015, Haag served in a number of roles at the University of Rochester and Johns Hopkins University. Haag holds a Bachelors of Arts, History and Classical Studies from Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA. He plays an active role in a number of boards and civic committees.