Jonathan Corkery serves as the Interim Executive Director and as the West Coast Advancement Officer for Bethlehem University Foundation. He is a development professional with significant fundraising achievements, strong program management skills, and fifteen years of experience in fundraising. He holds a Bachelor’s of Philosophy and a Bachelor’s of Theology from the Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum.
Before joining the Foundation, Jonathan was the Director of Business Development at Atlantic Consulting Solutions for three years. His previous experience includes work at the parish, diocesan, and national level in Catholic agencies as well as working in development at the Catholic center for a major university.
Jonathan has had many significant achievements. At the Diocese of San Jose he strategized and guided the solicitation process of a $25 million dollar legacy gift, raised $2.5 million within his first five months working for the St. Paul Catholic Center at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and managed the Bishop’s Appeal at Saint Bede Catholic Church in Williamsburg, VA raising more than $300,000 dollars.