Michael Bacon currently serves as Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations at Trinity University.
Bacon has over 25 years' experience as a senior-level development and external relations executive, specializing in the creation and implementation of strategic fundraising programs including capital campaigns, major gifts, and annual giving.
Bacon founded Bacon Lee & Associates in 2000 with fellow fundraising consultant Marion Lee. Their firm offers expertise in fund development, board training, and long-range planning to nonprofit organizations in San Antonio and Central Texas.
As a Trinity undergraduate, Bacon got his first taste of fundraising by volunteering to call alumni for the University's annual fund.
He began his fund development career as Assistant Director of Annual Fund at Kenyon College. Bacon has also served as Director of Development for the San Antonio Academy and was the first Grants Manager for the Kronkosky Charitable Foundation.