Foundation Director directs and oversees all policies, objectives, and initiatives regarding foundation activities for an association. Develops policies designed to maximize foundation funding and develops goals and strategies for all fundraising campaigns. Being a Foundation Director meets with donors and prospective donors to create and foster relationships. Develops policies for the grant review and approval process. Additionally, Foundation Director typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a board of directors/trustees. The Foundation Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Foundation Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.