IU Health Arnett welcomes Foundation Director
An IU Health Arnett Release
Indiana University Health Arnett is pleased to welcome Laura Edwards as Director of the IU Health Arnett Foundation.
Edwards will be responsible for development and fundraising for the Foundation. She is a West Lafayette native and graduate of Purdue University. She is currently pursuing a masters’ degree in Nonprofit Administration and Philanthropy from the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at IUPUI.
Prior to this role, she served as the Senior Director of Development for the School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University.
Edwards is active with the Tippecanoe Arts Federation Board of Directors and serves as the fundraising committee chair. She has developed curriculum for workshops that she facilitates statewide for the Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network and throughout the Midwest on development and marketing. Additionally, she participates with the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP).
Edwards is a recipient of the Greater Lafayette Commerce’s “Top 40 under 40” inaugural young professionals award in 2007 and was named a top young professional in the “Discover Lafayette” magazine in fall 2009.
In her spare time, she enjoys sports, volunteering, and attending Purdue athletic events.
For more information about the IU Health Arnett Foundation, please call 765.838.4912.